Japan Arts Council

  • Bunraku
  • National Bunraku Theatre

Bunraku Performance by young performers 2024

Performance Date

Saturday, June 22 – Sunday, June 23, 2024

Performance Time

13:00 - 16:55
*End time is estimate and could vary.


Gempei Nunobiki no Taki (The White Banner of the Genji Clan)
– Kurosuke's House
Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami (Sugawara and the Secrets of Calligraphy)
– The New Student
– The Village School

Gojōbashi (The Bridge at Fifth Avenue)


National Bunraku Theatre
  1-12-10 Nippombashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka 542-0073
  Tel. +81-6-6212-2531

How To Get Here?

By Trains
 - 1min. walk from Nippombashi Station
   (Exit 7, Osaka Metro Sakaisuji and Sennichimae Lines)
 - 1min. walk from Kintetsu-Nippombashi Station
   (Exit 7, Kintetsu Nara Line)
*You can find a lift at Exit 10.

Ticket Prices (tax included)

3,300yen (Student 2,300yen)

Seating Plan

*Audio guide : No English audio guide available
*Subtitles : No English subtitles available / Available only in Japanese. Displayed on screen above the stage.
*Synopsis : Available in English. Please ask at the reception desk.

Booking Opens

Online & Telephone : 10:00 Saturday, May 18, 2024
Box Office : Sunday, May 19, 2024

Box Office
(From overseas: +81-3-3230-3000)
in Japanese and English
(10:00 - 18:00)

Book Online

(updated April 2, 2024)


BUNRAKU is one of the representative traditional performing arts in Japan, designated an Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO in 2003.
Please see An Introduction to Bunraku to learn more about BUNRAKU.