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Experience 'Noh' - Traditional Japanese Performance

2016.10.27

Introduction

Noh-gaku is Japanese traditional art (performance) and has a longer history than Kabuki. It is also listed in UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage.

In this program, you will learn and experience the performance of Noh-gaku from professional Noh performers.
Noh is the oldest of Japanese theatrical art and its performance includes action, music, and dance.

Simplicity is the most unique part of Noh.
Songs played in Noh used to be sang by local people and movement in Noh performance was a votive dedication to God.
Unlike Kabuki, stage of Noh is quite simple - there is no massive stage set and property. Also, there is an open space between a stage and audience.

You will experience...
1. Go to a rehearsal place (not open to public)
2. Explanation about Noh (History, Noh stage, and differences from Kabuki)
3. Tools, such as a fan, used in Noh
4. Learn and try the movements in Noh
5. Noh mask wearing
6. Noh performance appreciation
7. Photo shooting with performer
8. An interpreter takes you to the nearest station and tour concludes

Price per person
1 person: 43,200 yen
2 persons: 21,600 yen
3 persons: 14,400 yen
4 persons: 10,800 yen
5 persons or more: 10,000 yen
More than 5 people: additional 6,000 yen per person

Option:
Explanation about costume and wearing. Taking commemorative photograph: 4,320 yen/person

Tour Detail

Tour Style

This private program date and time can be arranged upon your request.

Program is offered in English.

Meeting Place: Yotsubashi-line Yotsubashi station Exit 4 ticket gate

Tour availble time (Please inquire us except for the time below)

Every Thursday 10am~5pm
Every Friday 10am~3pm

Group Size

Min. 1 person
Max. 10 persons

Duration

60 min.
90 min (with optional costume experience)

Destination

What's Included

Guiding fee
Lesson fee

Tour Tips

Booking process
1. Please contact us for availability through 'BOOK IT' button below.
2. We will check the availability and come back to you within 1 business day.
3. Payment request will be sent via Paypal. You do not need to have a Paypal account to pay with your credit card.
4. Reservation is done upon receiving your payment. Confirmation e-mail will be sent to you.

Cancellation Policy
Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 3 days prior to the program date.
Reservations cancelled less than 3 days before the program date will incur the following charges:
- Between 3 days and 2 days: 50% of the program charge
- Less than a day or no show: 100% of the program charge
*Time is in JST.

Condition
- Please advise us, in advance, if there are any religious or health restrictions, allergies, or any case where special care is needed.