a bar gathering in Osaka I'll introduce you to the Mariko. She is a professional in traditional children's play in Japan. There have been many games for children in Japan since ancient times.We played with simple toys in the absence of video games. Mariko teaches you the rules and how to enjoy games. a simple game using SHOUGI （Japanese chess） OTEDAMA (Toys made by putting red beans, rice, etc., in small cloth bags) HUKUWARAI (on paper with a blindfolded face complete with eyes, nose, mouth, etc.) TEASOBI hand play (Tool-less play, you can enjoy singing) ORIGAMI (Fold a sheet of paper into various shapes) during a play we eat drinks and traditional Japanese children's sweets. And Mariko teaches traditional Japanese children's songs.We all sing in the piano. To learn about Japanese culture, it's very important to learn about children's play." Let's all enjoy ourselves as children.
It's sweets and snacks that children used to eat in the old days of Japan.
This is the lemonade that children used to drink in the old days of Japan.
We have a simple toy to play with.
I've been a TV director for a long time.I have a lot of friends of specialists. in this experience I'm going to introduce you to an interesting expert. Her name is Mariko. She is a professional reader of picture books. She's been studying children's education for a long time, and she knows a lot about little children's play. Mariko appeared on TV many times as a child's play professional. She's also a professional composer. You can learn Japanese lullaby and children's songs. When I was a TV director, I was in the overseas section, so I speak normal English. I do interpreting. Enjoy Japanese children's games that you can't experience anywhere else.
They gather at a bar in Osaka. Everyone can enjoy various games. We prepare sweets, snacks and drinks that our children used to eat in the old days of Japan. we will teach traditional Japanese children's songs. Let's all sing together.
Children's play experience in Japan