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★ 45 – 90 minutes Kuniko’s Solo Show for Theater, Festival and Residency Charming folktales are combined with traditional musical instruments, magical masks, origami and mime to create storytelling that will have audience spellbound in their seats. According to organization/school needs, in 45-60 minutes show, 3-5 short stories are performed with audience interaction and participation. The […]
MUKASHI: Japanese Storytelling w/ Magic and Koto Music By Kuniko and Yoshiko Ancient tales are filled with magical moments and requires a touch of magic keeps it animated. Kuniko tells Japanese myth and folktales of heroes, wise woman, 6 headed dragons, talking fish, and more… with visual effects and masks. Not only to entertain but […]
★ 45 – 90 minutes Kuniko’s Solo Show for K-12, College or Families Welcome to the infinite world of Origami! In Japanese, ori- means “to fold” and -gami means “paper”. Using origami, music and audience participation, storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto provides a magical entry into Japanese culture. In her new show “Origami Tales”, mythological character masks & […]
Students folded 1000 origami cranes and Kuniko took it to Japan! Students at Sarasota Academy of the Arts learned how to fold a bird crane with Kuniko. Then folded 1000 of them and showed their wish for World Peace. Japanese say If you make 1000 paper caranes, your wish is strong, sacred and your wish […]
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