January 1st New Years Event - Special Noh Performance and Dinner
IntroductionOnly on New Years you can witness this special event of a Noh Performance.
Hosted by the Hotel Gajoen Tokyo and the Kita School of Noh, you will be able to dine on fine dining while you watch the spectacular performance right in front. This is very relaxed show and anyone, who does not know Noh, and children can simply join to feel Japanese new year.
Getting into Noh itself is often known to be a little difficult. However with this program there will be many introduction of this traditional art with its Noh masks, costumes, and music. It's very friendly towards beginners, that you will have a deeper understanding of the essence of Noh.
There will also be performance from the Noh after the explanations. Making this event a very special way to start the new year.
While you enjoy the performance please also enjoy the many fine Japanese cuisine.
What is Noh?
A classical Japanese musical drama that dates back from the 14th century. It is the oldest major theatre art that is still regularly performed.
This theatre art is often based on tales from traditional literature where a supernatural being would transform into a human and with its story of being a hero.
The masks that the Noh wears represents their roles in the play such as a ghosts, women, children, and the elderly.
Celebrate the New Years in Japan and with this experience and enjoy the Japanese tradition and spirit.
【Kita-ryu Noh Evening - Program】
1．New Year’s Greetings.
2．Shimai ”Soshi Arai Komachi” - Short performance.
3．Hayashi : Demonstration and commentary of instrumental performance by flute, Shoulder-drum, Hip drum and stick drum.
4．Noh Costume : Demonstration and commentary.
5．「Takasago」 ※ partial performance : traditional noh play with musical accompaniment.
Price per person:
Children under the age of 5:
Tour StyleThis will be a Join in Tour
Group SizeMaximum: 100 persons
DurationAbout 3 hours
DestinationMeeting Place: Hotel Gajoen Tokyo 4F Banquet Room “Washi”
Tour Itinerary4:30PM Open - Please go to the lobby and pick up your ticket at the counter (state your name)
5:00PM Watch Noh Performance
What's Included-Admission Ticket
What's not Included-Hotel pick up and drop off
-English guide, however the staff will be able to speak english
Tour TipsBooking 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.
4. Reservation is done upon receiving your payment. Confirmation e-mail will be sent to you.
- Fees shall be paid through Credit Card. Currently no other payment method is accepted.
Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 5 days prior to the program date.
Reservations cancelled less than 4 days before the program date will incur the following charges:
- Less than 4 days or no show: 100% of the program charge
*Time is in JST.