JAID - Japan Artists Information Directory

Chieko Abe 阿部 智永子

Instrument/Discipline: Nihon Koten Buyō Souke Nishikawa-ryū 日本古典舞踊宗家西川流
Ha/Kai (流派/会): Nishikawa-ryū California 西川流カリフォルニア扇会
Professional Name (芸名): NISHIKAWA, Senkin-yei 師範 西川 扇均永-

Home Address: 1179 Fernwood Drive, Millbrae, CA 94030
Home Phone: 650-975-9391
Cell Phone: 650-207-1285

Email: maiohgi@hotmail.com

Do you teach? Yes

Do you perform? Yes

Additional information:

Chieko Abe performs every four years at the Herbst Theater in San Francisco. The performances are given for the head of the school and other teachers and use costumes, wigs sized for performers, and props all ordered from Japan. Additionally, she has performed in San Francisco at Bukkyokai, the Cherry Blossom Festival, the First International Dance Festival, and for Education Week at the Malcolm X Plaza at San Francisco State University. In 2006 she performed at San Francisco City Hall to mark the 100th anniversary of Japan Town.