Apr 25, 2011

La MaMa Moves: Dancing for Japan – Earthquake/Tsunami Relief Benefit Co

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At 7:30pm

Dedicated to the Tohoku-Pacific Earthquake and Tsunami victims. Proceeds from this benefit go directly to municipal/local agencies helping victims and families of the disaster through NPO JaNet.

Featured Artists: Take Dance, Abarukas, binbinFactory, Masumi Kishimoto, Megumi Eda, Kensaku Shinohara, Daisuke Omiya, and Haruka Tamura.  Curated by Miki Orihara, in association with  Noon Tan Music & Entertainment, Inc.


Megumi Eda – Beautiful Boy (work in progress)

Kensaku Shinohara – massmess, MathTome

Haruka Tamura – Losing Lipstick in Motion

Masumi Kishimoto – Came Into View

Daisuke Omiya – S#1988,1room,1p

binbinFactory / SATOSHI HAGA & RIE FUKUZAWA – Untitled

ABARUKAS – The Master (Preview)

TAKE Dance – The Last News / Excerpt from “Somewhere Familiar Melodies”

Silent Auction

There will be a silent Auction and reception in the lobby of the theater after the performance. Items will include art works & private classes.

A part of this program is supported by The Japan Foundation, New York.

The show is produced under the following program(s):

La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival


La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival continues to support La MaMa’s commitment to presenting diverse performance styles that challenge audience’s perception of dance by featuring performance/installations, experimental film screenings & public symposiums which address dance artists’ engagement with the current political climate, as well as honoring diasporic histories and legacy, ancestral inspirations and inter-generational dialogue.

Special Event