Finding Her Beat + Sacramento Taiko Dan
- Sunday | May 14 Shows
- 104 mins
FINDING HER BEAT
DIRECTED BY: DAWN MIKKELSON, KERI PICKETT
USA | DOCUMENTARY | ENGLISH, JAPANESE | 2022 | 89 MINS
Post-film Q&A: Tiffany Tamaribuchi, founder and artistic director of Sacramento Taiko Dan and one of the performers featured in the FINDING HER BEAT will share her experience as a featured taiko performer from the film, and as a leading proponent of taiko, worldwide.
Immediately following Finding Her Beat is a special performance by Sacramento Taiko Dan
SACRAMENTO TAIKO DAN
Sacramento Taiko Dan is dedicated to the study, preservation and promotion of traditional and contemporary styles of Taiko drumming, a Japanese style of percussion that combines music, movement and spirit.
Sacramento Taiko Dan is the premiere Japanese drumming ensemble in the greater Sacramento region. Founded in 1989, they are a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization. Performers include community members and an international touring performance team. The combination of renowned drummers and outstanding drums enables Sacramento Taiko Dan to provide audiences with world-class entertainment.
Sacramento Taiko Dan seeks to provide the Sacramento metropolitan community with opportunities for greater cultural understanding of this traditional Japanese art form through performances and classes.
In this program
FINDING HER BEAT
Directed by Dawn Mikkelson, Keri Pickett
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