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English Kagura Experience

January 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

¥1000
tsuchigumo performed by the Asashi-ga-Oka kagura troupe

The Hiroshima Prefectural Citizen’s Culture Center located near the iconic A-bomb Dome hosts regular performances of Hiroshima Kagura specifically tailored to overseas visitors. As well as a short introduction in English, a screen next to the stage provides simple summaries of what is happening in each act.

Best of all, audience members have an opportunity to ask members of the night’s kagura troupe questions with the help of an interpreter. The experience finishes with a chance to check out and try on the gorgeous costumes and masks and take souvenir photos.

Performance

  • Tsuchigumo by the Asahigaoka Kagura Troupe

Admission is only ¥1000.

Doors open and tickets go on sale at 17:30 on the day of the show. The show starts at 18:00 and finishes at about 18:45. The performance is followed by a bilingual Q&A and opportunity to take photos with the players, masks and costumes.

Details

Date:
January 20
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
¥1000
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Website:
www.hiroshima-kagura.com

Venue

Hiroshima Prefectural Citizen’s Culture Center
1-5-3 Otemachi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0051 Japan
Phone:
082-245-2311
Website:
https://www.rcchall.jp/bunkac/index.html