KEI NISHIKORI. THE EMPIRE OF TENNIS

Kei Nishikori was born in Japan, Matsue (Shimane Prefecture), in December 29 1989. Son of Kiyoshi and Eri, an engineer and a piano teacher respectively, Kei started playing tennis at the age of five in his hometown, where he early stood out for his high quality and competitiveness. In 2001, Kei Nishikori became the fifth […]

DISCOVERING BUNRAKU: INTERVIEW WITH KANJURO KIRITAKE III

BUNRAKU is the name for the traditional puppet theater in Japan. Born in the last decades of the 17th century in the city of Osaka, this art combines narrative chant with shamisen music and the puppets, which are manipulated by three men who bring them to life and give an expression astonishingly human. Bunraku was designated…