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National Theatre (Small Theatre)

Traditional Japanese Dance & Music by Up-and-Coming Performers

Performance Date
April 23(Sat.), 2022
Performance Time
1:00PM - 3:30PM
*End time is an estimate and may vary.

Each April, the National Theatre presents Traditional Japanese Dance & Music by Up-and-Coming Performers – a stage performance featuring energetic young traditional Japanese dancers and musicians. Since 1980, this annual performance has brought together an array of excellent performers who support and are leaders in today’s traditional Japanese dance and music world. Once again, this year the best dancers and musicians with a promising future will showcase their skills on our stage. Please enjoy these brilliant performances full of freshness and talent!

Nagauta: Miyabi no Mikagura
Hiyoshi Kohachirō
Kineya Rokushirō and others

Sōkyoku: Yaegaki
Naka Ayakano
Sasaki Chikano
Yamaki Senga

Nagauta: Tomoyakko
Wakayagi Kyōko

Gidayū: Ehon Taikōki  -Myōshinji no dan-

Takemoto Kyōnosuke
Tsuruzawa Yaya

Kiyomoto: Ukare Bōzu
Fujima Ryōtarō


Accompanists for Dancers
Kineya Mitsuya, Imafuji Chōtatsurō, Kiyomoto Kiyoedayū, Kiyomoto Eikichi and others
Percussion Ensemble: Tōsha Roei Renjū

*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) :
Adult = 3,500 yen
Student = 2,500 yen
Seating plan

Booking Opens
March 18, 10:00AM

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