Art & Design

Japan Festival for Families at the V&A

1 May 2016, London

Japan Festival for Families at the V&A
Sunday 1 May  11.00 – 17.00

Join in the Japanese Festival for Children to celebrate their growth and happiness. Watch performances by the Masuda String Puppets, seen for the first time in Britain, plus Nihon Buyo  group led by Hiroko Tanaka, music by Joji Hiroto London Taiko Drummers and Koto playing by Keiko Kitamura. Listen to Tales from Old Japan performed by Kumiko Mendl.

Make paper koinobori and a card samurai helmet, origami with the British Origami Society and create your own manga character or digital emoji. Activities for all the family.

Events are free, and drop in

For the full programme
1 May 2016, 11.00 - 17.00
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 2RL