What: Samurai Sword Fighting Class
When: On Saturday, September 11 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Where: 440 Studios 4A (440 Lafayette Street New York NY 10003)
Application deadline: September 9, 2010
Well known samurai performer, Yoshi Amao will lead a special class of Samurai Sword Fighting, where we’ll learn very basic sword techniques such as breathing, walking, gripping, swinging, stances, forms, and KAKARI KEIKO (an actual fighting style.)
Yoshi was born in Osaka, and has been entertaining in NY since 1990. He performed at Budweiser commercial in 2000, The Late Night with Conan O’ Brien in 2004, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon in 2009, was casted for movie “The Beaver” and TV series “White Collar” on USA, and hosted for BIG IN JAPAN in Greece, Sweden and Denmark 2008 and 2009. Also he performed at Cherry Blossom Festival and Kiku Festival at the NY Botanical Garden, New York Anime Festival and Japan Day. Meanwhile he has been teaching Samurai Sword Fighting Class since 2003.
More info http://www.yoshiamao.com/home.
The event is produced by MIE Inc.