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2681 Star Starred
State Theatre
15 Livingston Avenue New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732-246-7469
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Yamato: The Drummers of Japan
17 ratings
4.9 average rating
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40 events
10 reviews
7 stars
attended Nov 26 2013

Outstanding show. The group was full of fun and energy. They and the audience had a great time.

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11 events
1 review
10 stars
attended Nov 26 2013

Show was great but It needs a little variety as it can get boring after a while. It was good that they got the audience to participate which made the show more enjoyable.

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Marie Markey
17 events
5 reviews
204 stars
attended Nov 26 2013

Very Nice Venue, I Loved the way they got the audience to participate, Fun Fun!!

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Fun for the whole family! See the Yamato Drummers in a thrilling, high-energy, explosive performance of Japanese taiko drumming! The mesmeric and dynamic performers play drums that range from the size of a plate to huge barrel-like Odaikos! The sheer physical strength and movement of the drummers is as impressive as the music, combined with exquisite bronze cymbals, vocals, and bamboo flutes, Yamato creates a kaleidoscope of sound.

Founded in 1993 in Nara—considered the birthplace of Japanese culture—the master drummers of Yamato are young, modern, and brimming with infectious energy as they take the ancient art of taiko drumming and bring it to the present.

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