Art

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Pinocchio

After a two-year break since its storied 2013 premiere, Kanagawa Arts Theatre’s (KAAT) family-friendly “Pinocchio” is back for the summer. Based on Italian writer Carlo Collodi’s famous cautionary 1883 story “The Adventures of Pinocchio,” this musical version of the fantastical tale of a walking-talking ...

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Tokyo Bay Hanabi Taikai

Tokyo Bay Hanabi Taikai

Almost every year since 1988, thousands of people have gathered north of Rainbow Bridge to enjoy the sight of more than 12,000 fireworks lighting up ...

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This is Czech Animation! 2015

This is Czech Animation! 2015

Czech animation — including puppet, stop-motion and illustrated forms — is rich in history and has become famous worldwide for its diversity and poetic storytelling. ...

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Kitayama village 'timber' rafting

Kitayama village 'timber' rafting

The tourist office in Kitayama village, Wakayama Prefecture, describes the area as one of the “most secluded regions in Kansai area,” making it an ideal ...