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Japanese drama group (ddr-densho-18-12)
img Japanese drama group (ddr-densho-18-12)
The Kent shibai, a Japanese drama group, often performed for community events in Kent, Washington.
Letter to Frank Abe from Frank Chin (ddr-densho-122-204)
doc Letter to Frank Abe from Frank Chin (ddr-densho-122-204)
Notes about Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians (CWRIC) hearings, Chin's play "The Big Aieeee. . . " and Mike Masaoka.
Bunshiren (literary club) members (ddr-densho-353-371)
img Bunshiren (literary club) members (ddr-densho-353-371)
The club performed Tolstoy's play "The Resurrection." Captioned: "Panel of speakers on the stage of the Nippon Kan, eager to speak on any topic."
Seizaburo Mukai's Jackson Theater (ddr-densho-353-95)
img Seizaburo Mukai's Jackson Theater (ddr-densho-353-95)
Seizaburo Mukai also ran the Atlas, the Circle, and the Rialto theaters.
Bunshiren (literary club) members (ddr-densho-353-372)
img Bunshiren (literary club) members (ddr-densho-353-372)
The club performed Tolstoy's play "The Resurrection." Captioned: "Panel of speakers on the stage of the Nippon Kan, eager to speak on any topic."
Crossroads, Vol. 1, No. 39 (February 25, 1949) (ddr-densho-358-13)
doc Crossroads, Vol. 1, No. 39 (February 25, 1949) (ddr-densho-358-13)
Selected article titles: "Southland Bussei in Conference" (p.1), "'Perfect Japanese Interpretation' Brought to 'Butterfly:' 'Love Cure' Is Promising Beginning" (p.2), "Gakusei Kai in Heavy Need of Funds for Improvement" (p.3).
Actors practicing for play (ddr-densho-383-348)
img Actors practicing for play (ddr-densho-383-348)
Men in stage costumes and makeup practicing for the comedy "Henpecked Husbands". Cast list pasted on page.
Quintet playing instruments (ddr-densho-383-360)
img Quintet playing instruments (ddr-densho-383-360)
Group of five men practicing or playing for performance at Nippon Kan Theatre. Embossed on photograph: "Toyo Studio, Seattle Wn."
Postcard photograph of woman and girl in kimonos (ddr-densho-383-434)
img Postcard photograph of woman and girl in kimonos (ddr-densho-383-434)
Tamako Inouye on left with music teacher on right. Embossed on front of photograph: "Aiko Studio, Seattle, Wash." Written on back of photograph: "Mom on left with Biwa teacher".
Takarazuka Revue (ddr-densho-397-116)
img Takarazuka Revue (ddr-densho-397-116)
The caption in the photo album reads "Takarazuka Girls entertain GIs 7th floor NYK". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Takarazuka Revue (ddr-densho-397-122)
img Takarazuka Revue (ddr-densho-397-122)
Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Letter (with envelope) to Molly Wilson from Lillian (Nobie) Igasaki (July 20, 1944) (ddr-janm-1-50)
doc Letter (with envelope) to Molly Wilson from Lillian (Nobie) Igasaki (July 20, 1944) (ddr-janm-1-50)
Handwritten letter to Molly Wilson from Lillian (Nobie) Igasaki (July 20, 1944). Envelope is postmarked July 20, 1944 from Chicago, Illinois.
Stage performance (ddr-densho-259-532)
img Stage performance (ddr-densho-259-532)
Audience watching a performance onstage, some of the audience wearing school uniforms. The performance is an unidentified drama, possibly a kabuki play.
Christmas pageant at Japanese Community Hall (ddr-densho-259-179)
img Christmas pageant at Japanese Community Hall (ddr-densho-259-179)
Caption in Japanese at top of photograph: "Iwa Kurisumasu [Christmas celebration]." Caption by Homer Yasui: "A Christmas pageant which was performed by the Nisei members of the Hood River Japanese Methodist Church The girl second left looks like Mika Asai to mel and it might have been Jessie Iwatsuki holding the star on the stick. I …
doc "Rio Rita" musical program (ddr-densho-280-131)
A program for Garfield High School Music Department's production of "Rio Rita," a musical comedy in two acts.
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