Rakugo: Laughter with Sunshine – MSTERIO.org X Katsura Sunshine

Laughter with Sunshine is a family event that features a pre-show event hosted by MSTERIO.org, where children and their parents get to make dolls for kids around the world while enjoying food and drinks. Following that is an off-broadway show, Katsura Sunshine’s Rakugo, a master storyteller hosting family stories for both laughter and inspiration. Date: December 7th, 2019 Place: Midtown Theater District (Exact Location TBD) Program  (6:00 pm – 9:00 pm) 5:45 – Registration 6:00 – Event starts 7:30 >>Read More...

Scott Yoo’s Now Hear This series is set to air on Great Performances

One of our devoted members/volunteers, Ms. Mitsuko Yoo’s son, Scott Yoo’s stellar “Now Hear This” series is set to air nationally on Great Performances beginning September 20, on CPTV. It’s the first series about classical music on American primetime TV since 1967. Mr. Yoo grew up in Glastonbury and has quite a following in the Connecticut music scene. Be sure to tune in on September 20! About Scott: http://www.scott-yoo.com/bio.html https://video.cptv.org/show/great-performances/   >>Read More...

Palestinian-Japanese Soprano Mariam Tamari to Tour U.S. East Coast

Palestinian-Japanese Soprano Mariam Tamari to tour U.S. East Coast with Palestinian Pianist Fadi Deeb Woodbridge, CT — Internationally-acclaimed Palestinian-Japanese opera singer Mariam Tamari will give a series of three concerts on the East Coast hosted by the Palestine Museum US. She will be accompanied by award-winning pianist Dr. Fadi Deeb of Bir Zeit University / Edward Said Conservatory. With thriving careers, Tamari and Deeb are two of the most accomplished artists of Palestinian origin in >>Read More...

TUESDAY MORNING MUSIC CONCERTS

April 16, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. NORIYO FUKUI DUBALDO, flute CLIFTON J. NOBLE, JR., piano playing music by Philippe Gaubert and Franz Schubert NANCY BABB, piano playing “Rondo in a minor” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and “Spiritual Suite” by Margaret Bonds A reception will follow the program Trinity United Methodist Church 361 Sumner Avenue Springfield, Massachusetts www.TuesdayMMC.org TMMC is a non-profit organization registered under section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code >>Read More...

Osaki-san, William Gillette’s Gentleman Valet

Dear JSFC members and friends, The East Haddam Stage Company will present the one-man drama, Osaki-san, William Gillette’s Gentleman Valet this Saturday, April 06, 2019 at 2:00 pm at the Somers Public Library, 2 Vision Blvd, Somers, CT 06071 (southeast of Springfield, MA). Yukitaka Osaki, was valet to the famous actor William Gillette(1853 – 1937). The show runs 45 minutes and is appropriate for ages 12 and older. Please call 860-763-3501 to register. They are >>Read More...