We offer many options to customize your presentation!
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Interactive readings with PowerPoint 
Members of the audience dress in our kimonos and pantomime as we read.
Shadow Puppetry 
If you can darken your room, we can set up our puppet stage and present Sunny's own Japanese folk tales.  If time allows, we can work with your group to create and perform their own simple shadow puppets. This presentation is most effective with groups of 5-50 children.
Traditional Japanese Toys 
Your audience will experience ancient toys that did not require batteries or electricity to fascinate children for hours.
Drawing/Manga demonstrations and Question/answer Sessions
Write your name in Japanese ... or have Sunny create a name poster for you!
Daruma dolls, coloring, origami, & more

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"This was a wonderful presentation! Mr. Seki, Mrs. Seki, and Mario did a fantastic presentation/performance @ Kodomo No Gakko! Thank you!!! Can't wait to find out the ending to the story :)" - D.Y. (Torrance)

"Thank you for such an outstanding memorable presentation at Suzume. This was such an enlightening, fun experience for everyone! We will enjoy your stories for years to come." - M.K. (San Jose)

"Your participation in the Arizona Matsuri made this one the best ever. Arigato Gozaimasu." - D.A. (Phoenix)

"As always, your Children's Folktale performance contributed to making this year's Festival a Success!"  - A.F. (Monterey Park)
Special Presentations and Book Signing Events
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We are available 
for your event!
Book signings
Library presentations
School author visits
Academic lectures
Lecture Topics
History of Japanese folklore
Senryu poetry
History of Japanese gardeners
The journey to becoming a                published author/illustrator 
Shinkansen: The Bullet Train
Manga Connection to Old Japan
Scheduled Events
Contact us today to schedule 
a presentation at your event!

Contact Us

Lucky Cat at Hacienda Heights Library 6:30
Shadow Puppets at Charter Oak Library 4:00
Lucky Cat at Rowland Heights Library 3:00
Tigers Youth Basketball Tourn. 7:00-11:30pm
Shinkansen at Lake Los Angeles Library 3:00
TOCApalooza  -Torrance Cult. Arts 11:00-5:00
Hope Learning Center  2:00
Little Tokyo Nisei Week 11:00-4:00
Tanaka Farms Natsu Matsuri 4:00-9:00
Lucky Cat at the Camarillo Library  11:00-12:00
Orange County Japan Fair - Costa Mesa
St. Anthony School Christmas Boutique
Oshogatsu in Little Tokyo
Shadow Puppets at Lancaster Library 3:30
Arizona Matsuri
Shadow Puppets at Baldwin Park Library 3:00
Shadow Puppets at Gardena Library 3:00
Lucky Cat at Temple City Library  3:00
Lucky Cat at Topanga Library 3:00  
Shadow Puppets at Torrance SE Library 1:00

We are so happy to be back and to see all of you again!