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TRADITIONAL KABUKI PERFORMANCES FROM JAPAN RETURN TO HAWAII

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TRADITIONAL KABUKI PERFORMANCES FROM JAPAN RETURN TO HAWAII

TRADITIONAL KABUKI PERFORMANCES FROM JAPAN RETURN TO HAWAII FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MORE THAN 50 YEARS, MARCH 2-8   WHAT:  ACCLAIMED KABUKI ARTISTS TO PERFORM SEVEN SHOWS IN HONOLULU Kabuki, the traditional theater drama of Japan, returns to Hawaii stages with famed Kabuki actor Shikan Nakamura VIII, joined by his sons, performing the popular Kabuki dance, Renjishi.   Six shows will be performed at the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s Kennedy Theater. In conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the Honolulu Festival, the finale will be at the Hawaii Convention Center on Friday, March 8. This is the first...

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Is it safe to travel to Japan?

Is it safe to travel to Japan? Japan travel travel advice to Japan Typhoon Trami

Is it safe to travel to Japan?

Is it safe to travel to Japan? JAPAN is being battered by Typhoon Trami after the powerful storm made landfall today, forcing airports to shut and over a thousand flights cancelled - so how safe is to travel to Japan? Japan has been struck by a “very strong” storm known as Typhoon Trami resulting in thousands of people being evacuated as 100mph winds batter the island nation. This is the latest travel advice to Japan. Western areas of Japan’s main island of Honshu lie in the direct path of the storm which is now lashing its southwestern tip. Over 1,000...

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United back in doghouse after mistakenly shipping German Shepherd to Japan

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United back in doghouse after mistakenly shipping German Shepherd to Japan

United back in doghouse after mistakenly shipping German Shepherd to Japan Just one day after the news spread of a family dog’s death during a United Airlines flight because an attendant demanded the pet be put in an overhead compartment, the same airline is facing further criticism over a new unsettling incident. Time (Photo: Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special for USA TODAY) CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE United Airlines faces another case of mishandling a dog, after mistakenly shipping a German Shepherd to Japan while his family flew to Kansas City. The mishap Tuesday came a day after a highly publicized incident in which a 10-month-old bulldog...

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