Community Events

Silent Revue Presents: THE CHEAT (1915)

May 28 – Japanese idol Sessue Hayakawa stars in this scandalous silent film which was a box office hit in 1915. Live piano accompaniment and a talk by curator Alicia Fletcher.

Sogetsu Ikebana School 90th Anniversary

May 28 – The Toronto Branch is presenting a Japanese Flower Show on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Sogetsu Ikebana School.

Nagata Shachu in collaboration with DRUMHAND

June 10 – Cultures and genres clash as the rhythms of taiko, New Orleans parade bands and roots music come together in this unique collaboration.

Photolab II

May 11 to June 30 – An exhibition of new and recent works by four photo-based artists, all of whom are from Japan but discovered photography in Canada.

Toronto Japanese Film Festival 2017

June 8 to 28 – Toronto Japanese Film Festival at the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre. 25 premiers, visiting directors, stars and much more!