August 2019 Short Tour
Short tour is for people who buy one act show tickets.
In a pre-performance talk, we provide you with handouts with interesting information to maximize your enjoyment of Kabuki. This can include the play(s) synopsis, Kabuki basics and history, notes on the best bits to look out for in the show, background information about the actors etc.
All guests have to stand in line after the tour to purchase one act show tickets. (There are some benches in front of the ticket office and the guests will sit and wait for the opening of the ticket office.) Approximately 90 seats and standing space for 60 people are located on the fourth floor. Tickets are for sitting space cannot be guaranteed, but no our guests has had to stand yet!
For application, please email us the date, show, your name and number of people by two days before the tour date.
Tour dates: August 9th - 27th
Meeting time: 8:00am
Duration: 8:00am - 9:00am
Tour fee: 2,500 yen per person
Lecture venue: the coffee shop.
The tour fee includes pre-performance lecture over coffee or tea at he coffee shop and handouts including English summaries. Please note the ticket fee is not included.
<9:00am-10:30am> Participants need to stand in line. (There are some benches in front of the ticket office.)
<10:30am> The ticket office opens
<11:00am-12:15am> Drama, "Meiboku Sendai Hagi" (One act show ticket: 1,600yen)
<1:15pm-2:15pm> Dance, "Yami no Ume Kyaku Monogatari" (One act show ticket: 1,400 yen)
2. The evening show
Tour dates: No tour in August
Tour fee: 3,500 yen per person
Lecture venue: the Japanese coffee shop
The tour fee includes pre-performance lecture over Japanese tea and sweets at the Japanese tea shop and handouts including English summaries. Please note the ticket fee is not included.
The Kabuki-za Gallery guided tour after Kabuki lecture is available. For more information, please contact us.
<12:30pm-1:30pm> Pre-performance lecture <1:30pm-3:06pm> Participants need to stand in line. (There are some benches in front of the ticket office.) <3:05pm> The ticket office opens