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Wednesday Night Kagura

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 30, 2021

¥1200
Momijigari performed by the Uegochi Kagura Troupe

Regular kagura performances tentatively resume at Hiroshima Prefectural Citizen’s Hall (Rijo Kaikan) on Wednesday nights with some changes to the pre-Covid programs.

Every Wednesday, a different kagura troupe comes in from the countryside to perform
a 45-minute Hiroshima Kagura show in Hiroshima City. Unlike the An Evening of Kagura – English Kagura Experience shows there is no English interpretation, nor monitors displaying subtitles. Non-Japanese viewers are, however, extremely welcome and the venue does provide a simple English synopses of the play to be performed on the night.

Changes due to COVID-19

  • Only one play, rather than two, will be performed each week.
  • No post show trying on of costumes and masks.
  • Tickets must be purchased in advance.
  • Price reduced to ¥1000
  • Doors open 18:00
  • First show 19:00
  • Second show 19:45
  • Photos OK
  • Video prohibited

Details

Date:
April 21
Time:
7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Cost:
¥1200
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.rccbc.co.jp/event/kagura/en/

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