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Mochi at the US National Cherry Blossom Festival

National Cherry Blossom Festival / Warner Theater, Washington, DC, USA, The Japan Foundation / National Cherry Blossom Festival

March 2019

As part of the Japan 2019 project, Empire Artist Yusaku Mochizuki was invited by the Japan Foundation to perform at the United States National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, DC, presenting his popular act at three separate events to American audiences excited to see him after his success on America's Got Talent.

Mochi presented a 15-minute main program act at the official Opening Ceremony at the Warner Theater attended by Ambassador Sugiyama and other dignitaries, as well as a mainstage performance at the Pink Tie Party fundraiser and a showcase and exclusive juggling workshop to high school students at nearby Wakefield High School.

Coming off his recent success on America's Got Talent, Yusaku Mochizuki (Mochi) continues to present his popular performances and acts at events around the world, and continues to be in high demand. Mochi is available for booking worldwide, and Empire Artists is his exclusive international agent.

Coverage by the Japan Foundation (in Japanese):
https://www.jpf.go.jp/j/project/culture/perform/oversea/2019/02-01.html


Video of Mochi's Opening Ceremony stage act:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XkiBzbVVHpI


Additional media coverage:
https://georgetowner.com/articles/2019/03/25/japanese-talent-display-national-cherry-blossom-opening-ceremony-photos/diabolo-juggler-yusaku-mochizuki-mochi/
https://georgetowner.com/articles/2019/03/25/japanese-talent-display-national-cherry-blossom-opening-ceremony-photos/
https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20190324/p2g/00m/0in/008000c
https://japaneseplus.org/2019/03/24/cherry-blossom-opening-festival-mochi/

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