SANKAI JUKU - japanese butoh company With “Butoh” dancing, there is no set style, and it may be purely conceptual with no movement at all. Its origins have been attributed to Japanese dance legends Tatsumi Hijikata and Kazuo Ohno. Image via.
"Soon after he drew crowds, some of whom had queued for 18 hours, to a London book signing for his latest novel, Haruki Murakami’s publisher has announced a new short book in English that will be out in time for Christmas.
Haruki Murakami discusses his story in this week’s issue, “Scheherazade,” about a man who is being held in a house that he can’t leave.
Pianist Eunbi Kim was so taken by Murakami's writings, which often touch on Western culture, particularly its music, that she created a performance piece combining excerpts from his works with compositions he references. She and actress Laura Yumi Snell will perform "Murakami Music" Saturday at the Asia Society Texas Center.