World Kamishibai Day

Photo of Erica presenting kamishibai, OMCA 2016.

Join the world community of interactive paper theater performances!

Originating in Japan after the turn of the century, kamishibai flourished there before World War Two.

Now kamishibai (paper theaters) are used by story readers and story tellers around the world. 

Simple craft to follow.

All ages welcome, stories selected for today are best for ages 3 to 9 years old.



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