Monday, February 28, 2011
Heian dress event in the orchid garden Ran no Yakata near Yabacho subway station. (http://www.rannoyakata.net/). Fortunatly we were allow to take pictures during whole show. The dress assistants put dress on a model in traditional way. They reproduced the Heian court culture on the stage. Master of ceremony explained each times and it was very useful to understand.
Last Sunday I visited to the orchid garden Ran no Yakata near Yabacho subway station. (http://www.rannoyakata.net/). There was another Heian dress event too. Before show,I took a tea. The high school students who tea ceremony club members and their master served the tea for people.
Sunday, February 27, 2011
Saturday, February 26, 2011
Heian dress event in Tokugawa art museum (http://www.tokugawa-art-museum.jp/). It was related event with Hina doll festival 3,March. Most of Hina dolls wear Heian aristcracy's dress. (Heian period 794-1185) 26,Feb. the museum had an event to show how to wear Junihitoe Heian aristcracy's dress. The models wear dress on the stage with the dress assistants. Unfortunatly we couldn't take pictures of wearing process. We could take at end of show.