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57th All Japanese
Square Dance Convention
in Numazu
September14 - 16, 2018

September 14th to 16th 2018
Convention Hall Plaza Verde in Numazu
Sponsored by : Japan Square Dance Association
Supported by : Chubu District Branch office
of the Japanese Square Dance Association

The 57th All-Japan Square Dance convention
was held in Convention Hall Plaza Verde in Numazu
for three days from September 14th to 16th 2018.
There were 33 people from the Tokyo square dance club
out of a total of 800 people who gathered from all over Japan.
The dance program was varied, from MS to C1,
and RD from phase 2 to phase 3+2 and a line dance.
There were many kind of dances that everyone could join.
Next year, the convention will be held in Hiroshima (Hiroshima)
by Chugoku and Shikoku District Branch Office.
Let's definitely participate again!


Tokyo Square Dance Club members



Welcoming Visitors
from America
- June 22 2018 -

Came to our regular club dance on June 16 2018.
Mr. Greg Moore & Ms. Karin Rabe (Rutgers Promenaders)
from Highlamd Park, new Jersey USA


Welcoming Visitors
from Germany
- June 1 2018 -

Came to our regular club dance on May 26 2018.
Ms. Ulla & Mr. Friethjof from Dusseldorf in Germany


Welcoming Visitors
from America
- April 7 2018 -

Came to our regular club dance on April 7 2018.
Mr. Nikhil Saxena & Ms. Rachel Chasin from Stanford CA. USA

Our Annual General Meeting 2018
-April.7.2018-

Spring is here! The time when the cherry-blossoms around Honan hall bloom
and signal the time for the annual Tokyo square dance club meeting.
Mr. Aoki (the chairman) reported and approved the following.
Firstly the "2017 progress report" was presented as well as the accounting report
by Mr. Soneda (chief) which was inspected by Mr.Yamamoto & Mr. Hasegawa.
And then, each committee chief gave reports on their respective activities.
Furthermore, the "new year activity plan" and the "new year budget plan"
were announced and approved.



Then we moved on to the election of the officers for the new year.
Mr. Itohara who is in charge of the election administration proceeded with the election process.
The president, the vice-presidents and the chiefs of each committee were selected carefully.
As a result, 19 committee chiefs were chosen.

Newly-Elected Board & Committee Members 2016
Board & Committee Officers
Honorary President Mr.Wada
Adviser Mr.Okiyoshi,Ms.Sugawara & Mr.Sugihara
President Mr.Wakamatu
Vice-President Mr.Itohara, Ms.Nishi & Mr.Yamashita
Audit Mr.Yamamoto & Mr.Hasegawa
Planning Ms.Nakatani
General Affairs Ms.Itohara
Public Relations Mr.Sagara
Publicity (Includes Web-Page) Mr.Ogasawara
Snack Ms.Morita
Accounting Mr.Itagaki
Promotion Mr.Katu
Event Ms.Wakamatu
Costume Ms.Katou

New Officers
Mr.Itohara Mr.Ogasawara Ms.Morita Ms.Wakamatu Ms.Katou

Welcoming Visitors
from America
- December 16 2017 -

Came to our regular club dance on December 2 & 9 2017.
Mr.Jeffrey Hollocher.


Welcoming Visitors
from Srbija & Germany
- October 19 2017 -

Came to our regular club dance on October 14 2017.
Mr.Victor Maric & Ms.Corinne Maric from Republika Srbija.
Mr.Drischmann Peter & Ms.Drischmann Barbara from Germany.



56th All Japanese
Square Dance Convention
in Sendai
September. 20. 2017

August 5th to 7th 2016
Sendai Kokusai Hotel in Sendai
Sponsored by : Japan Square Dance Association
Supported by : Northwest Unifying Branch office
of the Japanese Square Dance Association
The 56th All-Japan Square Dance convention
was held in the Sendai Kokusai Hotel in Sendai
for three days from August 18th to 20th 2017.
There were 23 people from the Tokyo square dance club
out of a total of 800 people who gathered from all over Japan.
The dance program was varied, from MS to C1,
and RD from phase 2 to phase 3+2 and a line dance.
There were many kind of dances that everyone could join.
Next year, the convention will be held in Numazu (Sizuoka)
by the Central Unifying Branch Office.
Let's definitely participate again!

Tokyo Square Dance Club members



Welcoming Visitors
from Austyria
- September 18 2017 -

Came to our regular club dance on September 16 2017.
Ms.Martina & she's family(Willkommen auf unserer Webseite) from Austyria.



A Costume-exchange Event
September. 2. 2017

Today we had a costume-exchange event at the regular dance meeting.
This event started because we wanted to reuse costumes
which are in the closet and not used any more.
With the member' cooperation we had more than 70 items.
When you supply the costumes, please make sure that they are washed.
They are sold at a price of 1,000yen for men's clothing and 2,000yen for ladies.
As there are so many costumes this time, it will be held next week, too.
Thank you, all the members of Tokyo Square Dance Club, for your cooperation.



Our Annual General Meeting 2016
-April.1.2017-

Spring is here! The time when the cherry-blossoms around Honan hall bloom
and signal the time for the annual Tokyo square dance club meeting.
Mr. Jouta Ogasawara (the chairman) reported and approved the following.
Firstly the "2015 progress report" was presented as well as the accounting report
by Mr. Soneda (chief) which was inspected by Mr.Matumoto & Mr. Kanazawa.
And then, each committee chief gave reports on their respective activities.
Furthermore, the "new year activity plan" and the "new year budget plan"
were announced and approved.


Then we moved on to the election of the officers for the new year.
Mr. Itohara who is in charge of the election administration proceeded with the election process.
The president, the vice-presidents and the chiefs of each committee were selected carefully.
As a result, 19 committee chiefs were chosen.

Newly-Elected Board & Committee Members 2016
Board & Committee Officers
Honorary President Mr.Wada
Adviser Mr.Okiyoshi,Ms.Sugawara & Mr.Sugihara
President Mr.Wakamatu
Vice-President Mr.Itohara, Ms.Nishi & Mr.Yamashita
Audit Mr.Hasegawa & Mr.Yamamoto
Planning Ms.Nakatani
General Affairs Ms.Wakamatu
Public Relations Mr.Sagara
Publicity Mr.Numata
Snack Ms.Sato
Accounting Mr.Itagaki
Promotion Mr.Katu
Event Mr.Baba
Costume Ms.Uenaka



Welcoming Visitors
from Germany & America
- April 1 2017 -

Came to our regular club dance on March 25 2017.
Mr.Detlef Fasel & Ms.Christa Fasel (Lion Town Squares) from Germany.
Ms.Shalon Flower & Mr.Alan Flower[Sharon's Son] (Romney's Stars)
from California/America.


Mr.Alan Flower

Ms.Shalon Flower

Mr.Detlef Fasel

Ms.Christa Fasel


8th Tokyo Teacup Party
at Ota Sngyo Plaza
on March 12. 2017 at 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Sponsor: Tokyo Metropolitan Square Dance Liaison Conference

8th Tokyo Teacup Party (PLUS LEVEL PARTY)




74th DoSaDo Party
at Fuchu Rumieru Hall of Fuchu
on February 19. 2017 at 10:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Sponsor: Tokyo Metropolitan Square Dance Liaison Conference

The captioned party was held for the new dancers
who had finished their Beginners' SD School since Last Winter.
Those present were 400 SD fans, including 40 new dancers (1 tokyoSDC new dancers).
We suppose this would be probably the first chance
for the new dancers to have joined the great party.
Now Mr. Fujisaki (Shimura SDC) & Mr. Yamashita (Joto SDC) gave their instructions in SD.
Taking this opportunity, we hope all the new dancers will make a rapid progress in SD.





Our New Year's Party
at 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. on February 11, 201
at The restaurant [Uotami]
at Honancho in Suginami, Tokyo

Though it was a little late, we held our new year's party splendidly together with approx.
70 club members. Mr. Wakamatu, the president,
officially opened the party by leading a "KAMPAI" (Cheers).
We had some gorgeous dishes, and drink as much as we liked.
And then, we all had a very good time.
The party was closed without any accident,
after we promised to keep on with our happy square dancing in 2017.



Welcoming Visitors
from Germany
- January 11 2017 -

Ms. Renate (Darmstompers)
from Germany.
came to our regular club dance on January 7 2017.
Darmstompers of wave page



The Collaborated Meeting
of the Tokyo, Chiyoda SDCs
at Suimida Industrial Hall of Sumidaku
December 28. 2016
On Saturday, December 24th the collaborated meeting of the Tokyo,
Chiyoda SDCs took place in Suimida Industrial Hall of Sumidaku.
200 members from across the two clubs were warmly welcomed
by the chairpersons and everybody thoroughly enjoyed
- which flew by! Thanks must go to the Planning Committee
who worked tirelessly to ensure that the meet was successful.
Let's dance SD together again soon and build on our friendship in the future.


Welcoming Visitors
from USA
- November 11 2016 -

Mr. Art Burchard Ms. Carla Burchard (The Woodlands Stars)
from Woodlands Texas USA.
came to our regular club dance on November 5 2016.



A Costume-exchange Event
September. 10. 2016

Today we had a costume-exchange event at the regular dance meeting.
This event started because we wanted to reuse costumes
which are in the closet and not used any more.
With the member' cooperation we had more than 70 items.
When you supply the costumes, please make sure that they are washed.
They are sold at a price of 1,000yen for men's clothing and 2,000yen for ladies.
As there are so many costumes this time, it will be held next week, too.
Thank you, all the members of Tokyo Square Dance Club, for your cooperation.



Welcoming Visitors
from Australia & from Republic of Serbia
- August 20 2016 -

Mr.Roger Ravan (Happy Wanderers) from Perth of Australia,
& Mr.Victor & Ms.Corrin Maric
from Republic of Serbia,
came to our regular club dance on August 13 2016.


55th All Japanese
Square Dance Convention
in Yokohama
August. 14. 2016

August 5th to 7th 2016
Shinyokohama Prince Hotel in Shinyokohama
Sponsored by : Japan Square Dance Association
Supported by : Kanto koushinetu Unifying Branch office
of the Japanese Square Dance Association
The 55th All-Japan Square Dance convention
was held in the Shinyokohama Prince Hotel in Shinyokohama
for three days from August 5th to 7th 2016.
There were 64 people from the Tokyo square dance club
out of a total of 1,600 people who gathered from all over Japan.
The dance program was varied, from MS to C1,
and RD from phase 2 to phase 3+2 and a line dance.
There were many kind of dances that everyone could join.
Next year, the convention will be held in Sendai (Miyagi)
by the Touhoku Unifying Branch Office.
Let's definitely participate again!



Tokyo Square Dance Club members

The opening ceremony

Snap

The exhibition

The dinner

The closing ceremony


Welcoming Visitors from Australia
- June 9 2016 -
Mr.Alan Evans (SD Caller) & Ms.Jane,
Mr.Dennis Carpman (Salad Bowl Squares) & Ms.Muriel from Brisbane of Australia
came to our regular club dance on June 4 2016.


Our Annual General Meeting 2016
-April.2.2016-

Spring is here! The time when the cherry-blossoms around Honan hall bloom
and signal the time for the annual Tokyo square dance club meeting.
Mr. Kunio Numata (the chairman) reported and approved the following.
Firstly the "2015 progress report" was presented as well as the accounting report
by Mr. Soneda (chief) which was inspected by Mr.Matumoto & Mr. Kanazawa.
And then, each committee chief gave reports on their respective activities.
Furthermore, the "new year activity plan" and the "new year budget plan"
were announced and approved.



Then we moved on to the election of the officers for the new year.
Mr. Itohara who is in charge of the election administration proceeded with the election process.
The president, the vice-presidents and the chiefs of each committee were selected carefully.
As a result, 19 committee chiefs were chosen.

Newly-Elected Board & Committee Members 2016
Board & Committee Officers
Honorary President Mr.Wada
Adviser Mr.Okiyoshi,Ms.Sugawara & Mr.Sugihara
President Mr.Wakamatu
Vice-President Mr.Itohara, Ms.Nishi & Mr.Yamashita
Audit Mr.Matumoto & Mr.Hasegawa
Planning Ms.Nakatani
General Affairs Ms.Wakamatu
Public Relations Mr.Sagara
Publicity (Includes Web-Page) Mr.Numata
Snack Ms.Sato
Accounting Mr.Itagaki
Promotion Mr.Katu
Event Mr.Baba
Costume Ms.Uenaka

New Officers
Ms.Wakamatu Mr.Sagara Mr.Hasegawa Mr.Numata

Let's Dance



Welcoming Visitors from Sweden
- March 29 2016 -
Mr. Lars-Ake (Vinga Yellow Rockers) and Ms. Ann-Marie (Lasson Lacho Square Dance) from Sweden.
came to our regular club dance on March 26 2016.


Welcoming Visitors from Australia
- February 2 2016 -
Mr.Dennis Carpman (Salad Bowl Squares) from Brisbane of Australia
came to our regular club dance on January 30 2016.


Welcoming Visitors
from Berlin of Germany
- November 2 2015 -
Mr.Gerd and Ms.Inge from "Hippo Hubbubs" - Berlin of Germany,
came to our regular club dance on October 31 2015.

Welcoming Visitors
from California of America
- October 24 2015 -
Mr.Bob Elling and Ms.Lois from San Leandro-California of America,
came to our regular club dance on October 24 2015.
Mr.Bob Elling is the owner of square dance Record "River boat".
Ms.Lois is the instructor of clogging dance,

Welcoming Visitors
from Michigan of America
- October 8 2015 -

Mr.Hill Brandon from Detroit-Michigan of America,
came to our regular club dance on October 03 2015.


54nd Japanese National SD Convention
in Fukuoka
September. 12. 2015

September 4th to 6th 2015
Convention Center in Fukuoka
Sponsored by : Japan Square Dance Association
Supported by : Kyushu Unifying Branch office & Chusikoku Unifying Branch office
of the Japanese Square Dance Association
The 54th All-Japan Square Dance convention
was held in the Fukuoka International Convention Center in Fukuoka
for three days from September 4th to 6th 2015.
There were 31 people from the Tokyo square dance club
out of a total of 1,000 people who gathered from all over Japan.
The dance program was varied, from MS to C1,
and RD from phase 2 to phase 3+2 and a line dance.
There were many kind of dances that everyone could join.
Next year, the convention will be held in Yokohama (Kanagawa)
by the Kantoukousinnetu Unifying Branch Office.
Let's definitely participate again!


Tokyo Square Dance Club members



Welcoming Visitors
from Adreide of Australia
- September 11 2015 -

Mr.Karl & Ms.Karen from Australia,
came to our regular club dance on September 5 2015.


A Costume-exchange Event
August. 8. 2015

Today we had a costume-exchange event at the regular dance meeting.
This event started because we wanted to reuse costumes
which are in the closet and not used any more.
With the member' cooperation we had more than 70 items.
When you supply the costumes, please make sure that they are washed.
They are sold at a price of 1,000yen for men's clothing and 2,000yen for ladies.
As there are so many costumes this time, it will be held next week, too.
Thank you, all the members of Tokyo Square Dance Club, for your cooperation.



Welcoming Visitors from Kingdom of Sweden
- April 26 2015 -

Mr.Johan Williamsson & Ms.Threse Hammarberg from Kingdom of Sweden,
came to our regular club dance on April 25 2015.
Mr.Johan & Ms.Threse is the schedule of the marriage in future.


Our Annual General Meeting 2015
-April.4.2015-

Spring is here! The time when the cherry-blossoms around Honan hall bloom
and signal the time for the annual Tokyo square dance club meeting.
Ms. Makiko Wakamatu (the chairman) reported and approved the following.
Firstly the "2015 progress report" was presented as well as the accounting report
by Mr. Soneda (chief) which was inspected by Mr. Fujii & Mr.Matumoto.
And then, each committee chief gave reports on their respective activities.
Furthermore, the "new year activity plan" and the "new year budget plan"
were announced and approved.



Then we moved on to the election of the officers for the new year.
Mr. Itohara who is in charge of the election administration proceeded with the election process.
The president, the vice-presidents and the chiefs of each committee were selected carefully.
As a result, 19 committee chiefs were chosen.

Newly-Elected Board & Committee Members 2015
Board & Committee Officers
Honorary President Mr.Wada
Adviser Mr.Okiyoshi,Ms.Sugawara & Mr.Sugihara
President Mr.Wakamatu
Vice-President Mr.Itohara, Ms.Nishi & Mr.Yamashita
Audit Mr.Matumoto & Mr.Kanazawa
Planning Ms.Nakatani
General Affairs Ms.Kato
Public Relations Mr.Kanakubo
Publicity (Includes Web-Page) Mr.Hasegawa
Snack Ms.Sato
Accounting Mr.Itagaki
Promotion Mr.Katu
Event Mr.Baba
Costume Ms.Uenaka

New Officers
Mr.Yamashita Mr.Kanazawa Ms.Kato Mr.Hasegawa Ms.Sato Mr.Itagaki Ms.Uenaka

Let's Dance



Our New Year's Party
at 5:10 - 7:20 p.m. on January 31, 2015
at The restaurant [Shanghai kitchen]
at Honancho in Suginami, Tokyo

Though it was a little late, we held our new year's party splendidly together with approx.
70 club members. Mr. Wakamatu, the president, officially opened the party by leading a "KAMPAI" (Cheers).
We had some gorgeous dishes, and drink as much as we liked.
And then, we all had a very good time.
The party was closed without any accident, after we promised to keep on with our happy square dancing in 2015.


Club Dance

Party

Dishes!!


32th Tokyo SD Jamboree
December 7.2014
at Sumida Hall
Sponsorship: Tokyo Metropolitan Square Dance Liaison Conference
& Tokyo Metropolitan Fork Dance Federation.

This dance festival is held annually, and this year,
750 dancers from Tokyo participated.
Many dance members and 6 callers
from Tokyo Square Dance Club attended this festival.
It was a very enjoyable party.


Flag Parade & Ceremony

Let's Dance


A Costume-exchange Event
August. 23. 2014

Today we had a costume-exchange event at the regular dance meeting.
This event started because we wanted to reuse costumes
which are in the closet and not used any more.
With the member' cooperation we had more than 124 items.
When you supply the costumes, please make sure that they are washed.
They are sold at a price of 1,000yen for men's clothing and 2,000yen for ladies.
As there are so many costumes this time, it will be held next week, too.
Thank you, all the members of Tokyo Square Dance Club, for your cooperation.



Welcoming Visitors from Switzerland & Australia
- September 11 2014 -

Ms.Maya (Swiss Smily Dancers) from Switzerland & Mr.Victor & Ms.Corrin Maric (Rhythm Round) from Perth of Australia,
came to our regular club dance on September 11 2014.


Welcoming Visitors from Australia
- September 11 2014 -

Mr.Roger Ravan (Happy Wanderers) & Mr.Victor & Ms.Corrin Maric (Rhythm Round) from Perth of Australia,
came to our regular club dance on August 23 2014.


Our Annual General Meeting 2014
-April.19.2014-

Spring is here! The time when the cherry-blossoms around Honan hall bloom
and signal the time for the annual Tokyo square dance club meeting.
Mr. Makiko Wakamatu (the chairman) reported and approved the following.
Firstly the "2013 progress report" was presented as well as the accounting report
by Mr. Soneda (chief) which was inspected by Mr. Fujii & Mr.Matumoto.
And then, each committee chief gave reports on their respective activities.
Furthermore, the "new year activity plan" and the "new year budget plan"
were announced and approved.




Then we moved on to the election of the officers for the new year.
Mr. Itohara who is in charge of the election administration proceeded with the election process.
The president, the vice-presidents and the chiefs of each committee were selected carefully.
As a result, 17 committee chiefs were chosen.

Newly-Elected Board & Committee Members 2014
Board & Committee Officers
Honorary President Mr.Wada
Adviser Mr.Okiyoshi,Ms.Sugawara & Mr.Sugihara
President Mr.Wakamatu
Vice-President Mr.Itohara, Ms.Nishi & Mr.Hasegawa
Audit Mr.Fujii & Mr.Matumoto
Planning Ms.Nakatani
General Affairs Mr.Yamashita
Public Relations Mr.Kanakubo
Publicity (Includes Web-Page) Ms.Kato
Snack Ms.Tatukawa
Accounting Mr.Soneda
Promotion Ms.Imaoka
Event Mr.Baba
Costume Ms.Okiyoshi

Related Organizations
Tokyo Metropolitan SD Liaison Conference Wakamatu, Mr.Wada, Mr.Sugihara & Mr Hasegawa.
Japan SD Association Mr.Wakamatu, Mr.Wada, Mr.Sugihara, Mr.Itohara, Mr.Okiyoshi, Mr.Hasegawa
National FD Federation of Japan Mr.Wakamatu & Mr.Sugihara
Tokyo Metropolitan FD Federation Mr.Wada & Mr.Sugihara

New Officers
Ms.Tatukawa Mr.Kanakubo

New Cuer
Ms.Matumoto

Let's Dance


Welcoming Visitors from Australia
- February 22 2014 -

Mr.Dennis Carpman (Pine Ranger SDC) from Brisbane of Australia
came to our regular club dance on February 22 2014.



Welcoming Visitors from Taiwan
- November 23 2013 -

Ms.Nancy Chen & Ms.Sandra Sun, Mr.Wen-Chao Liao (TWTC Squares), from Taipei Taiwan.
and Mr.Sakuma (Tama Happy Heart SDC)
came to our regular club dance on November 23 2013.



Welcoming Visitors from New Zealand
- November 9 2013 -

Mr.Yosuke Kawachi & Ms.Tuneko Hori (Cross Trailers SDC) from Christchurch N.Z
came to our regular club dance on November 9 2013.



52nd Japanese National SD Convention in Sapporo
September. 15. 2013

September 6th to 8th 2013
Convention Center in Sapporo
Sponsored by : Japan Square Dance Association
Supported by : Hokaido Unifying Branch office of the Japanese Square Dance Association
The 52nd All-Japan Square Dance convention
was held in the Sapporo International Convention Center in Sapporo
for three days from September 6th to 8th 2013.
There were 29 people from the Tokyo square dance club out of a total of 1,000 people who gathered from all over Japan.
The dance program was varied, from MS to C1, and RD from phase 2 to phase 3+2 and a line dance.
There were many kind of dances that everyone could join.
Next year, the convention will be held in Kobe (Hyogo)
by the Kinki Unifying Branch Office.
Let's definitely participate again!

Tokyo Square Dance Club members



A Costume-exchange Event
August. 3. 2013

Today we had a costume-exchange event at the regular dance meeting.
This event started because we wanted to reuse costumes
which are in the closet and not used any more.
With the member' cooperation we had more than 104 items.
When you supply the costumes, please make sure that they are washed.
They are sold at a price of 1,000yen for men's clothing and 2,000yen for ladies.
As there are so many costumes this time, it will be held next week, too.
Thank you, all the members of Tokyo Square Dance Club, for your cooperation.



Welcoming Visitors from Australia
- July 21 2013 -

Mr.Arthur Busch & Ms.Bev (Southern Cross SDC) from Melbourne
came to our regular club dance on July 20 2013.



Eifuku Izumi area center festival
2013.7.8

On July 6th, a Eifuku Izumi area center festival was hosted and one of the events
included the introduction of the square dance.




Welcoming Visitors from U.S.A
- May 19 2013 -

Mr. Michael Priser (DC Lambda Squares) from Washington D.C.
came to our regular club dance on May 18.
DC Lambda Squares
This Thursday's club night will be a Mainstream and Plus level affair.
Beginner Classes on Monday Nights:Mondays (7:30 - 9:00 pm)February 4 to June 3
Web Page : http://dclambdasquares.org/index.html





Tokyo Adovance Party
May. 11. 2013


- at Nakahara City Hall, Kawasaki on May 6, 2013 -

The celebrated five advanced & challenge callers in Japan, that is Messrs.
Motohiro Yoshimura, Takashi Yamasaki, Osamu Tajima, Toshifumi Ueno and Masaru Wada,
decided to hold the advanced program party entitled "Advance in Tokyo" regularly in Tokyo area.
In 2004, they had their first memorable party at Hikarigaoka Dome in Nerima, Tokyo.
This year, it is the Eighth, and 370 SD fans enjoyed dancing.
Members of the advanced club "Step by Step" managed by Mr. Masaru Wada
helped him with the party management,
and all the participants had a happy advanced program dancing.




Welcoming Visitors from U.S.A
- April 22 2013 -

Mr. Bob Bradley & Ms. MariLyn Kurata (Yellow Rocers SDC) from the U.S. city of Birmingham (Alabama)
came to our regular meeting on April 20.
Birmingham - Yellow Rockers (MS-P) : 2nd and 4th Fridays at 7:30 PM
at the Mt. Chapel United Methodist Church, 2451 Rocky Ridge Road, Birmingham. Roy Kirkland, caller.


Our Annual General Meeting 2013
-April.13.2013-

Spring is here! The time when the cherry-blossoms around Honan hall bloom
and signal the time for the annual Tokyo square dance club meeting.
Mr. Makiko Wakamatu (the chairman) reported and approved the following.
Firstly the "2012 progress report " was presented as well as the accounting report
by Mr. Soneda (chief) which was inspected by Mr. Yamamoto.
And then, each committee chief gave reports on their respective activities.
Furthermore, the "new year activity plan" and the "new year budget plan"
were announced and approved.




Then we moved on to the election of the officers for the new year.
Mr. Itohara who is in charge of the election administration proceeded with the election process.
The president, the vice-presidents and the chiefs of each committee were selected carefully.
As a result, 14 committee chiefs were chosen.

Newly-Elected Board & Committee Members 2012
Board & Committee Officers
Honorary President Mr.Wada
Adviser Mr.Okiyoshi,Ms.Sugawara & Mr.Sugihara
President Mr.Wakamatu
Vice-President Mr.Itohara, Ms.Nishi & Mr.Hasegawa
Audit Mr.Fujii & Mr.Matumoto
Planning Ms.Nakatani
General Affairs Mr.Yamashita
Public Relations Mr.Sagara
Publicity (Includes Web-Page) Ms.Kato
Snack Ms.Baba
Accounting Mr.Soneda
Promotion Ms.Imaoka
Event Mr.Baba
Costume Ms.Okiyoshi

Related Organizations
Tokyo Metropolitan SD Liaison Conference Wakamatu, Mr.Wada, Mr.Sugihara & Mr Hasegawa.
Japan SD Association Mr.Wakamatu, Mr.Wada, Mr.Sugihara, Mr.Itohara, Mr.Okiyoshi, Mr.Hasegawa
National FD Federation of Japan Mr.Wakamatu & Mr.Sugihara
Tokyo Metropolitan FD Federation Mr.Wada & Mr.Sugihara

New Officers
Mr.Fujii Mr.Matumoto Ms.Kato Ms.Baba Ms.Okiyoshi

Let's Dance


2013' Beginners Class Start!
March.10. 2013

The beginner class started from the Tokyo square dance club on March 9th.
The member of a class is 10.
Instructor is Mr.Okiyoshi & Ms.Wakamatu.



30th Tokyo SD Jamboree
December 2.2012
at Sumida Hall
Sponsorship: Tokyo Metropolitan Square Dance Liaison Conference
& Tokyo Metropolitan Fork Dance Federation.

This dance festival is held annually, and this year,
700 dancers from Tokyo participated.
Many dance members and 2 callers
from Tokyo Square Dance Club attended this festival.
It was a very enjoyable party.

TSDC's Caller

Parade & Ceremony

Let's Dance


51st Japanese National SD Convention in Nagoya
September. 25. 2012

August 30th to September 2nd 2012
Nagoya International Convention Center in Nagoya
Sponsored by : Japan Square Dance Association
Supported by : Chubu Unifying Branch office of the Japanese Square Dance Association
The 51st anniversary All-Japan Square Dance convention
was held in the Nagoya International Convention Center in Nagoya
for three days from August 30th to September 2nd 2012.
There were 28 people from the Tokyo square dance club out of a total of 1,100 people who gathered from all over Japan.
The dance program was varied, from MS to C1, and RD from phase 2 to phase 3+2 and a line dance.
There were many kind of dances that everyone could join.
Next year, the convention will be held in Sapporo (Hokkaido)
from September 6th to 8nd by the Hokaido Unifying Branch Office.
Let's definitely participate again!

Tokyo Square Dance Club members.



Tokyo Adovance Party
May. 6. 2012


- at Hikarigaoka Dome, Tokyo on May 4, 2012 -

The celebrated five advanced & challenge callers in Japan, that is Messrs.
Motohiro Yoshimura, Takashi Yamasaki, Osamu Tajima, Toshifumi Ueno and Masaru Wada,
decided to hold the advanced program party entitled "Advance in Tokyo" regularly in Tokyo area.
In 2004, they had their first memorable party at Hikarigaoka Dome in Nerima, Tokyo.
This year, it is the Eighth, and 130 SD fans enjoyed dancing.
Members of the advanced club "Step by Step" managed by Mr. Masaru Wada
helped him with the party management,
and all the participants had a happy advanced program dancing.



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