For More Than 80 Years, Grace in Every Step


Sahomi Tachibana shares a laugh during an interview at her home in Portland on New Year’s Day. The longtime dance instructor will take part in this Sunday’s mochitsuki event at Portland State University. (MIKEY HIRANO CULROSS/Rafu Shimpo)


By MIKEY HIRANO CULROSS Rafu Arts & Entertainment

PORTLAND.–The years have understandably caught up wit