The Uechiryu Butokukai Black Belt Graduation Ceremony will be hosted at the Timberlane Performing Arts Center in Plaistow, NH ( This beautiful, state-of-the-art theatre includes stadium seating (just under a thousand seats) and surround sound. There is not a bad seat in the house!

There is an optional Q&A session/book signing with many of the Butokukai Seniors, that will be held @ 11:30am.

This year’s ceremony will begin at 3:00 pm Saturday, April 4th and run for about two hours. We are asking all the candidate to arrive at 12:30 pm to walk through the graduation ceremony procedure and take the graduate photo.

All 2020 Graduates get two complimentary tickets for guests. Graduates do not need tickets for themselves. If you would like to purchase more tickets, please use the order form below.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call Sara (603-893-8949) or email Marcus at