<html> <head> <!-- TomoeArts Home Page/Home - Events 1 banner Date: January 2012 Author: Colleen Lanki Table: 90% or 760px MAX --> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"> <meta name="keywords" content="Japanese,contemporary,traditional,nihon buyoh,nihon buyo, theatre,theater,dance,performance,research,Canada,Vancouver,interdisciplinary,intercultural,tomoearts.ca" /> <title> Peformance Hiroshima </title> <link rel="shortcut icon" href="/favicon.ico"> <link rel= "stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../tomoestyle.css" /> <base target= "_self"> </head> <body> <table width= "90%" cellpadding="5" border="0"> <tr> <td width="90%" align= "center" valign= "center"> <img src= "../TomoeBanner.gif"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="90%" align= "center" valign= "center"> <p style="margin: 15 5 0 15; font-size: 14px"> &#149 <a href="../Index.htm"> home</a> &#149 <a href="../About/TomoeAbout.htm"> about us</a> &#149 <a href="../Buyoh/TomoeBuyoh.htm"> about nihon buyoh</a> &#149 <a href="../Performances/TomoePerformances.htm"> performances</a> &#149 <a href="../Events/TomoeEvents.htm"> events</a> &#149 <a href="../Classes/TomoeClasses.htm"> classes</a> &#149 <a href="../Support/TomoeSupport.htm"> supporters</a> &#149 <a href="../Donate/TomoeDonate.htm"> DONATE!</a> &#149 <a href="../Contact/TomoeContact.htm"> contact</a> &#149 </p> </tr> <tr> <td width="90%" cellpadding= "10"> <br /> <p align="center"> <img src= "HiroshimaThree.jpg" height="300" style= "float: center; margin: 20 20 20 20" /> <br /> <h1 style="text-align: center"> <i> Voices of Hiroshima <span style="font-size:16px;"> ...words of the victims, the witnesses and the creators </span> </i> <br /> <span style="font-size: 14px; color: darkslategray"> featuring: Eien Hunter-Ishikawa (taiko), Colleen Lanki (voice), and Alcvin Ry&#251zen Ramos (shakuhachi) </span> </h1> <h2 style= "text-align: center; color: dimgray"> Friday January 27, 2012 - 7 to 9pm <br /> <span style="font-size:14px;"> (concert starts at 8pm) </span> </h2> <h3 style="text-align: center; color: gray"> UBC Museum of Anthropology (6393 NW Marine Drive, Vancouver) </h3> <h3 style="text-align: center; color: dimgray"> $20 regular & $15 students/seniors/MOA members <br /> <span style="font-size:14px; color: darkgray"> price includes admission to the MOA galleries including <i> r00W0~0hiroshima by Ishiuchi Miyako </i> </span> </h3> <p style= "text-align: center; font-size: 13px"> In conjunction with the UBC Museum of Anthropology's stunning photographic exhibition <i> r00W0~0hiroshima by Ishiuchi Miyako, </i> TomoeArts and the MOA present <i> The Voices of Hiroshima </i> a concert performance reflecting on the events of August 6, 1945 and the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.<br /> <br /> This performance combines traditional Japanese music from the Hiroshima region with new compositions by Eien Hunter-Ishikawa and Alcvin Ry&#251zen Ramos, featuring taiko, yokobue and shakuhachi. <br /><br /> Woven through the music are texts from the personal and public accounts of those involved with the creation and dropping of the world's first atomic bomb: segments of US President Truman's diaries and speeches, reflections of the scientists that created "the gadget," fragments of the transcripts from the flight of Enola Gay as the crew released "Little Boy," and accounts from Hiroshima the moment the bomb reached its destination. <br /><br /> <i> Voices of Hiroshima </i> provides food for thought on the creation and effects of the atomic bomb, and gives space to reflect on its meaning and implications. <br /> <br /> <br /> <a href="http://moa.ubc.ca/portfolio_page/hiroshima//" target="_blank"> See the MOA site for details on the <i> hiroshima </i> exhibit and related events. </a> <br /> <br /> <img src= "HiroshimaWEB1.jpg" height="150" style= "float: center; margin: 12 12 12 20" /> <img src= "HiroshimaWEB2.jpg" height="150" style= "float: center; margin: 12 12 12 12" /> <img src= "HiroshimaWEB3.jpg" height="150" style= "float: center; margin: 12 12 12 12" /> <img src= "HiroshimaWEB4.jpg" height="150" style= "float: center; margin: 12 12 12 12" /> <br /> <br /> <hr style="color: darkslategray; background-color: darkslategray; width: 50%; height: 1px" /> <h3 style="text-align: center; color: dimgray"> <i> more on the artists...</i> </h3> <p style= "text-align: center; font-size: 14px"> Eien Hunter-Ishikawa and Alcvin Ry&#251zen Ramos work together as the duo MARU. To hear some of their music see <a href="http://www.myspace.com/marusoundz" target="_blank"> the MARU myspace page. </a> <br /><br /> Alcvin runs shakuhachi classes and retreats...more at <a href="http://www.bamboo-in.com/" target="_blank"> http://www.bamboo-in.com/ </a> <br /><br /> Colleen is the artistic director of TomoeArts, and a professional theatre artist. Her website: <a href="http://www.colleenlanki.com/" target="_blank"> http://www.colleenlanki.com/ </a> <br /><br /> </p> <br /> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="90%" align= "center" valign= "bottom"> <hr style="color: darkgrey; background-color: darkgrey; width: 50%; height: 1px" /> <img src= "../TomoeExplain.gif" height="60" style= "float: center" /> <hr style="color: darkgrey; background-color: darkgrey; width: 50%; height: 1px" /> </td> </tr> </table> </body> </html>