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Japanese Traditional Music : Bunraku Sujoruri

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    October 2019 Japanese Traditional Music
    Bunraku Sujoruri no Kai

    Bunraku Sujōruri features Gidayū-bushi masterpieces performed only by tayū (a storyteller) and accompanied by shamisen music. It is organized at this time of the year as usual, and introduces three elegant masterpieces. The storytelling of tayū along with the shamisen music richly expresses the emotions and feelings of the characters. You will fully enjoy the world of Jōruri, created by leading performers of Bunraku.

    Performance Date
    Sat., Oct. 19, 2019

    Performance Time
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    *End time is estimate and could vary.

    National Theatre (Small Theatre)

    Futatsu Chouchou Kuruwa Nikki
    -Hikimado no Dan-
           Takemoto Oritayu
           Tsuruzawa Seitomo

    Kuruwabunsho -Yoshidaya no Dan-
           Toyotake Sakitayu
           Tsuruzawa Enza

    Hiragana Seisuiki -Kanzaki Ageya no Dan-
           Takemoto Chitosedayu
           Toyozawa Tomisuke
     Ture  Nozawa Katsuhei

    *Audio guide: No audio guide available.
    *Subtitles: Available only in Japanese. Displayed on screen beside the stage.
    *English synopsis is available. Please ask at the reception desk.

    Tickets(Tax included)
    Adults = 5,600 yen
    Students = 3,900 yen

    Seating plan

    Booking Opens
    available from August 11, 2019

    Box Office
     +81-3-3230-3000 (10:00 - 18:00(JST)) in Japanese and English
    Internet Resevations : https://ticket.ntj.jac.go.jp/top_e.htm

    Counter Sales 
    available from August 12, 2019

    in Japanese