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Noh Lecture & Mask Carving Demonstration

Join the Portland Japanese Garden as Professor Emeritus from Princeton University, Yoshiaki Shimizu, shares his lecture, Noh: The Slowest Profundity. This talk introduces basic concepts and history of Noh as one of the oldest continuing performing arts in the world. Professor Shimizu’s lecture is followed by a demonstration of Noh mask carving by Kyoto-based master-carver Ohtsuki Kokun, whose masks are featured in Mirrors of the Mind: The Noh Masks of Ohtsuki Kokun.

Portland Japanese Garden
611 SW Kingston Ave
Portland, OR 97205
503-542-9351
japanesegarden.org

Earlier Event: October 14
Performance: Jono Vaughan