Sure, you've heard of stand-up comedy. But sit-down comedy? Tonight, find out what rakugo is all about when Katsura Kaishi performs this traditional Japanese style of comedy that's made to be performed from a cushion on the floor with only a fan and a hand towel as props. Performing in English, master storyteller Kaishi plays an array of characters with skill and wit.
Wed., Sept. 17, 5 & 8:30 p.m., 2008