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Amit Roy: musician extraordinairre


Only the fingers give him away. They constantly strum at his thigh when he is not holding his instrument, and the worn nails look as though they have been playing the sitar for eternity. Amit... more

Nagoya Irish music


Bumphy’s Irish Pub, located in Kakuozan, is home to some fine live music by a veritable plethora of musicians: Tom Bauerle, David Dycus and Gerry Meister are just a few of the local performers that... more

From the band's perspective


Faith does not consist of what the world believes. It consists of what the individual believes, or perhaps more precisely, of what the individual would like to believe. I like to believe that I am a... more

Sushi Caberet: Nagoya style!


Hailing from four different countries, the members of The Sushi Cabaret Club met and formed their band in Nagoya in 2003. This trivial twist of birthplace happenstance should not lead one to assume, however, that... more

Auditions for Nagoya Players

Auditions for Nagoya Players


AUDITION NOTICE: ALL I REALLY NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED IN KINDERGARTEN The Nagoya Players is proud to present its first musical in 25 years! DIRECTOR: ANTHONY GILMORE MUSICAL DIRECTOR: PRISCA MOLOTSI ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: DAVID OLAF STAGE MANAGER: JOHN LENIHAN PROPOSED... more

Free Guided Tour of Nagoya Castle


Free Guided Tours in 2009 by the Japan Guide Association PLEASE JOIN US! Working together with “Yokoso Japan Weeks”(Jan.20〜Feb.28,2009), the Japan Guide Association provides free guided tours by the national licensed tour guides. The tours are only for foreign... more

World Class MBA in Japan: is there one?


Japan’s post-war economy (“The Japanese Miracle”) has been exhaustively reviewed and, for the most part, heavily praised. Say what you will about Japan, the size of its economy, its growth, and Japan’s contributions to manufacturing... more

Natural Produce store in Nagoya

Natural Produce store in Nagoya


A one-minute walk from exit 4 of Kakuozan station sits a new store. A glass window is decorated with forest imagery, and a white display dominates the view. You might think it is a café... more

ARK Japan: Taking care of the less fortunate

ARK Japan: Taking care of the less fortunate


There is a saying that goes ‘Wherever you go in the world, you will always find an English woman running an animal rescue centre in the hills’. Elizabeth Oliver came to Japan out of curiosity.... more

The first English ship to reach Japan?

The first English ship to reach Japan?


In late 1610, Dutch adventurers Peter Floris and Lucas Antheunis arrived in London and soon succeeded in gaining the financial backing of Sir Thoman Smythe, governor of the East Indies Company, for an English expedition... more

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