Hello Japan Festival ("Ohayô Japan" Festival)
|Country and Region||Germany — Sachsen|
|Type of Festival||Dance, Drama, Music|
|Location of Festival||Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany|
|Festival Contact Information|
The “Ohayô Japan” Festival is an annual event that takes place in multiple venues within Germany. The festival features a program of Japanese-based performing arts. Theatre artists from Japan present traditional, and modern performances in drama, dance, music, and variations thereof. In addition to workshops and improvisational projects, artistic encounters in new theatre and traditionally-based arts are featured each year. Professional and aesthetically sophisticated artists to utilize elements of drama and dance, masks, costumes, puppetry, stage set design, and visual arts. The genre of Japanese art like most traditional arts are handed down to the next generation though oral and practicing traditions of the craft. The festival encourages collaborations and artistic encounters that make each succeeding festival more rich each year.
|Festival Dates||October 7 - 11, 2009|