Ryuky Dance Performance at Sarajevo National Theatre




 
The event ''Ryuky Dance Performance'' by Japanese dance troupe Izena No Kai was held on 20 October 2016 at the Sarajevo National Theatre. The entrance was free of charge.
 
Ryuky Dance Performance, presenting traditional dances from Japanese island Okinawa and Amami islands,  was the closing event of the Japanese Culture Year which was organized on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of establising diplomatic relations between Japan and BiH.
 
''Throughout the year, it was our honour to organize various cultural and educational events to celebrate and strengthen the friendship between our people and countries. Thank you, dear friends, for joining us at our cultural events this year, for honouring our efforts to bring Japan closer to you, and we look forward to seeing you next year. Hvala!,’’ said Ambassador Ogawa in his opening speech.