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Wednesday Night Kagura

November 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 25, 2019

¥1200
Momijigari performed by the Uegochi Kagura Troupe

Different kagura troupes come in from the countryside to perform two 45-minute Hiroshima Kagura shows at the Hiroshima Prefectural Citizen’s Hall (Rijo Kaikan) every Wednsday night. Unlike the An Evening of Kagura – English Kagura Experience events held at weekends at a variety of venues, these are for Japanese kagura fans and 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 stories to be performed that night.

  • Tickets go on sale 17:40
  • Doors open 18:00
  • First show 19:00
  • Second show 20:00

Once the shows are finished, audience members are invited to come onto the stage to take souvenir photos with the players, costumes and masks.

Details

Date:
November 13
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 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