San Mateo Kabuki Screening – 10/2

The San Mateo Kabuki Club (Kabuki Kai) is screening Part 2 of the Kabuki play, The New Usuyuki Story (Shin Usuyuki

this Sunday, October 2, at 1:30pm. The performance features an all-star cast, including Shikan, Koshiro, Shibajaku, Fukusuke, Kinnosuke, Somegoro, Danshiro, Kichiemon, and Tomijuro. (Don't worry if you haven't seen Part 1, you can get caught up on the story quickly.)

The video will be shown in Japanese, with an introduction and synopsis provided in English. Location is the San Mateo Japanese American Community Center, 415 S. Claremont Street, San Mateo, CA (near the San Mateo Caltrain station). For more information, please contact Mika (650) 341-6849 (Japanese) or Yoko (650) 341-5872 (English).

The San Mateo Kabuki Kai is unique in the U.S. (and perhaps the world) in its sheer dedication to Kabuki, having screened a Kabuki video once a month for over a decade. The group screens a Kabuki performance the first Sunday of every month at 1:30pm at the San Mateo Japanese American Community Center. To receive announcements of upcoming screenings, subscribe to the Kabuki mailing list at