Expats to be offered kabuki music experience in Tokyo

Feb 13, 2017

Expats to be offered kabuki music experience in Tokyo

Foreign residents in Tokyo will have the opportunity to try their hand at nagauta, the musical accompaniment to kabuki theater, in February and March. Played on shamisen, a musical instrument resembling a lute, kabuki musicians who usually perform at Tokyo’s Kabukiza Theater will perform ...

Amal Clooney, 39, 'pregnant with twins'

Feb 9, 2017

Amal Clooney, 39, 'pregnant with twins'

Amal Clooney, the prominent Lebanese-British human rights lawyer and wife of American actor George Clooney, is pregnant with twins, a family friend said on Wednesday. “She’s pregnant with twins,” the friend said, asking to remain anonymous and without providing any further details about the ...