Do you remember the maiko Umeyakko-san who was featured with me on this blog occassionally? Yesterday we held her erikae (graduation ceremony) and now she becomes geiko Umeyakko! Congratulations!
Rehearsals of our Gion Matsuri 2014 performance! The show itself will take part tomorrow with a performance of Natsu wa Hotaru dance, and the day after (Saturday), is erikae (graduation) of maiko Umeyakko!
(The event tomorrow evening will take place in a room:Gion&Obon Matsuri)
I received the cutest kanzashi (hair ornament) for July! It’s a custom piece gift - a summer fan with my name on it :3
Our first Open night starts tonight at 10PM (GMT+1) so please join us at the Ochaya :) You can use this poster to show and invite your friends and fellow roleplayers.
Great news for everyone! Starting this month,Miyajimacho Hanamachi will hold open ozashiki every Friday and Saturday evenings (GMT+1 timezone),and for July 25th we have scheduled a great performance of the famous Gion Matsuri festival! During the next period you will also be able to enjoy sight of maiko Umeyakko’s transition to geiko (sakkou and erikae) so please make come to Kanaderu Ochaya on IMVU during Friday/Saturday evenings to enjoy our performance and learn a bit more about the geisha world :)
Anonymous: Hi ^^ this is a little off-topic for your blog, but would you know of any active Japanese-setting RP site with geisha characters?
Erm, actually no…
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June’s outfit - weeping willow kanzashi and purple kimono with lotus and butterflies!
Now that the Spring dances are finished, many important events are coming up in Miyajimacho :)