March 10, 2023Cherry Blossom Party  –  7:00-7:25pmLost Boy Cider EventAlexandria, VA March 16th, 2023  –  7:00-7:45pm62nd WASCA Spring FestivalOpening Ceremony of Spring FestivalAlexandria, VA March 25, 2023   –  12:10-12:40pm & 1:30-2:00pmIn-Person Cherry Blossom Family CelebrationSmithsonian American Art Museum EventWashington, D.C. April 1, 2023   –  4:00-4:45pmBloomaroo at the Wharf – Obon Festival DancingBloomaroo at the WharfWashington, D.C. April 15, 2023 …

Northern Virginia Kimono Club – Hannari No Kai

Learning how to put on a kimono, a traditional Japanese garment, takes a lot of precision, patience, and practice! Through Onoe Ryu Dance Enterpises, you can not only learn how to dress yourself or others, but also how to move and behave once you’re wearing it.

The Onoe Style of Dance

The Onoe style of Japanese classical dance is characterized by a unique blend of sophisticated turns and colorful silk elegance representing various aspects of Japanese history and traditions. Under the direction of Shihan Onoe Kikuyuki, each dancer’s graceful movement and powerful imagery are choreographed in stage productions designed to evoke emotions and truths that lie…

Book Onoe Ryu Dance

We can tailor a performance to suit your event. Contact our office for information on booking Onoe Ryu Dance for your next event. Our dancers have performed for several different organizations, universities, embassies and government functions. Below is a list of just some of the events, organizations and venues in or for which we have performed….

Take Dance Lessons

Onoe style Japanese classical dance instruction is available for all interested participants, regardless of age or nationality. Part of the lessons include learning dance practice etiquette and how to dress in a yukata. The dances we teach include traditional, or classical, dances as well as minyo, or folk, dances. As of 2020, we are offering…