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Kabuki Performance for Beginners

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    National Theatre (Large Theatre)
    Kabuki Performance for Beginners
    PartⅠ Guidance "How to Appreciate KABUKI"
    PartⅡ Experience the live performance of Kabuki "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura"

     In this Kabuki Appreciation Class, popular Kabuki performances are introduced by a fine Kabuki cast for as many people as possible to casually experience the fascinating world of Kabuki with its history of 400 years. The Guidance "How to Appreciate KABUKI" that precedes the performance also enjoys tremendous popularity, where Kabuki actors give clear and detailed explanations of the highlights of the performance. In addition to a free Kabuki handbook and program, subtitles are also provided this time, making it an excellent opportunity for beginners to enjoy and understand Kabuki.

    Performance Dates
    July 3(Sat.) - July 27(Tue.), 2021
    *No performances on 8(Thu.) and 15(Thu.)


    〇 : Kabuki Performance for Beginners
    ★ : Kabuki for Beginners (Evening)
    ◆ : Kabuki for Beginners(Adults and Accompanying Children)
    D : Discover KABUKI

    Running Time
    Approximately 2 hours including interval

    Guidance "How to Appreciate KABUKI"
    Nakamura Tanenosuke
    Kabuki Performance "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura"
    Nakamura Matagoro
    Nakamura Matsue
    Nakamura Kasho
    Nakamura Tanenosuke
    Nakamura Baika
    Arashi Kitsusaburo
    Ichikawa Komazo
    and others

    Tickets(Tax included)
    1st Grade = 4,100 yen
    2nd Grade = 1,800 yen
    All seats = 1,600 yen
    Seating plan

    *Audio guide: Available for rent only in Japanese. Click here for details.
    *Subtitles: Available only in Japanese. Displayed on screen beside the stage.
    *English synopsis is available. Please ask at the reception desk.

    Booking Opens
    June 13, 2021

    Box Office
     0570-07-9900 (From overseas: +81-3-3230-3000) in Japanese and English (10:00~18:00)

    Counter Sales at the Theatre 
    available from June 14, 2021

    in Japanese