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Let’s thoroughly think about diversity with Hikaru Takahashi

What is “difference”? What is “diversity”? MC Hikaru Takahashi and Navigator Yuji will tackle such topics in conversation with a variety of guests representing different abilities, gender, age, languages, and nationalities.

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22 episodes streamed every Friday
Archived episodes will be available

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MC: Hikaru Takahashi

  1. In 2014, Takahashi won the Grand Prix for the 14th Japan Bishojo Content which led to her debut and immediate success through staring in various corporate commercials. Since then, she has appeared in numerous acclaimed works such as NHK Taiga Drama Onna Joushu Naotora (2017). Other than working as an actor, Takahashi has been active in a variety of fields including radio, television, and fashion.

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#3 "Difference is "emo!"" Featuring Dancer DAIKI

Guest: DAIKI

  1. DAIKI is a professional dancer with dwarfism. He was the first in Japan to obtain a teaching license for health and physical education despite having dwarfism. Currently, he is working to realize a barrier-free society where people can enjoy sports and dance regardless of disability.

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Navigator: Osamu Suzuki

  1. Suzuki became a broadcaster at the age of 19.
    He was responsible for the construction of many hit shows, mostly variety shows.
    He has worked in a variety of genres, including writing screenplays for movies and dramas, writing and directing stage productions, and writing novels.

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Organizer The Nippon Foundation DIVERSITY IN THE ARTS
Supported By The Nippon Foundation
Planning & Production NHK ENTERPRISES, INC.
Production cooperation UNITED PRODUCTIONS
Main Sponsor Tokyu Group, Tik Tok
Participating Sponsors Facebook, Twitter Japan INC., Yahoo Japan Corporation
With special support from Japan Disability Forum

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True Colors Festival

TCF is a long-running international festival of performing arts. We celebrate diversity and inclusion, and embrace the fact that we are One World, One Family. We choose the arts as our platform, for its power to move, inspire and heal.

As a festival, TCF brings people together to generate exchanges, innovation and creativity; and transform the way we relate to each other.

Presented by The Nippon Foundation, TCF brings diverse artists and audiences together through concerts, documentaries, music videos, film screenings, children's programs, musicals, workshops and other activities. Since 2006, festivals have been organized in Southeast Asia and Japan, with more than 1,200 artists from more than 30 countries connecting with a global audience in more than 80 countries.

TCF invites you to journey with us, to enjoy, experience, share and spread our consciousness of being One World, One Family.

It’s best to do it together.

Pianist / True Colors JAZZ Guest Artist

Kyle Kihira

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