This calendar has been established to keep people up to date on new and upcoming Japan-related cultural events in the UK.

If you are organising a suitable event that you would like to see listed on this calendar, please get in touch with us here.

(Note: The Embassy of Japan does not accept any responsibility for the events registered, or any loss or damage resulting from the events registered in the calendar or from any reliance placed on the information in the Events Calendar. With the exception of those events with explicit support of the Embassy of Japan, the inclusion of an event in the Events Calendar does not amount to an endorsement by the Embassy of Japan or the Government of Japan of any event or organisation.)



22 & 30 November 2014

Manchester & London

Widely acclaimed as a hilarious and original talent by the international press, Katsura Sunshine is back in the United Kingdom with shows in London, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow.....more>>


20 November 2014

Embassy of Japan, London

A special film screening where we are joined by Hideki Wada, who is a doctor and at the same time the film director.
In Japan, the world’s most rapidly ageing society, nearly five million people are estimated to live with dementia...more>>



27 November 2014

Wigmore Hall, London

In 2003, at the age of 20, Kotaro won both First Prize and the Chopin Prize at the 15th Cleveland International Piano Competition. Since then his concert career has developed on five continents (North and South America, Europe, Africa and Asia. .......more>>



20, 26 & 28 November 2014

Norwich, SOAS & British Musesum

Professor Suzuki Kazuyoshi's series of 3 lectures will shed light on the expansion of education, discovery, science and the arts in the Edo period (1615-1868), as well as providing an examination of craft innovation during the period........more>>



21-15 November 2014
Chisenhale Dance Space, London

Asian Performing Arts UK presents
Nihon Buyo Training (Azuma School) with Japanese Guest artist
Eiko Hayashi
Five days Intensive Workshop,.....more>>


3 October - 7 December 2014

Dairy Art Centre, London

Dairy Art Centre is pleased to present a major solo exhibition by Japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara. The largest and most comprehensive exhibition in the UK to date, Greetings from a Place in My Heart will feature seminal pieces by the artist, many of which have never been shown before in the UK. ....more>>


ass=copyright>Copyright: © Embassy of Japan in the UK. All rights reserved. reserved.