Asia Fantasia - Asian Storyteller for school cultural arts assemblies - Arts For Learning Massachusetts


Asia Fantasia

Artist: Eth-Noh-Tec
Type: Performance|Remote
Art Form: Storytelling & ELA|Exploring Cultures
Grade Level: K-12
Scheduling Request

Master storyteller Robert Kikuchi-Yngojo of Eth-Noh-Tec delights students with folk tales and myths from Asia: Korea, Japan, China, Tibet, Afghanistan, and other Asian cultures. His engaging performances take you on an adventure of the imagination, weaving a variety of traditional tales with music, movement, and wild facial gestures to bring the characters and places to life. A few examples from his repertoire include “Firedog” (Korea), “Rainbow Mudbabies” (Philippines), “Mr. Pepper Peel and the Parrot” (China), and “The Bird of Happiness” (Tibet).

Program available in person, live online, or as a pre recorded video including one virtual artist visit.

Length: 45-60 Minutes
Audience Limit: 300
Curriculum Connection: Asian Folktales, Culture, Storytelling

Single Performance: $775
Additional Performances: $620
Travel: $75 per day
Video Program (one week access+ one virtual artist visit): $600
Additional Artist Visit (30 min): $150
Pricing may vary for weekends/out-of-school time
Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts

Pre-Recorded Online:

School has access to the video for one week unless otherwise stated in contract. Do not distribute video link outside of the agreed upon parties. Downloads are prohibited. Please introduce the performer as an Arts for Learning Massachusetts artist.


Remote (live online):
School sets up link for remote meeting and makes the artist a co-host. Screen share must be enabled. Artist may need to sign on 20-30 minutes prior to the meeting to check sound levels. A representative from the school must be on the call to facilitate Q+A and mute students as needed. Please introduce the performer as an Arts for Learning Massachusetts artist.



  • 1 reserved parking space
  • Water for 1 person
  • A PA system (artist will bring own microphone).

Arrival time before first performance: 30 minutes

Strike time: 15 minutes

Time needed between performances: 10 minutes.

Teachers are asked to model appropriate audience behavior for students.

Please introduce the performer as an Arts for Learning Massachusetts artist.

Visiting artist, in-person availability for SY 2023-2024 TBD. This program is available online year-round.