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English supporting guide

Simplified English Audio Guide (Brief description and synopsis only)

*The Simplified English Audio Guides are only available at the Kabukiza Theatre (Tokyo) and the March Program at the Minamiza Theatre (Kyoto).
*English caption guides (G-marc guides ) are currently not available.


The Kabukiza Theatre

■Full Show (1st-3rd level):¥1,000 (CASH ONLY)

■Single Act (4th level):¥800 (CASH ONLY)

The Minamiza Theatre

■Full Show (1st-3rd level):¥1,000 (CASH ONLY)

■Single Act (2nd level):¥800 (CASH ONLY)

Please note when renting for Single Acts:
*If the performance time is very short, the English Audio Guides may not be provided
*Customers with multiple Single Act Tickets can use the receiver consecutively within the same program (either Matinee or the Evening Show).

Rental and Return

Please rent the English Audio Guides after you purchase your tickets

【The Kabukiza Theatre】
Full Show ticket holders:  2nd basement of the Kabukiza Theatre (Near the box office)
Single Act ticket holders: 4th level Single Act reception desk

【The Minamiza Theatre】
Full Show and/or Single Act (Try Kabuki Ticket) ticket holders:  the left side of the main entrance

Please return the receiver to the return box near the exit, before leaving the theatre.

Performance programs

English synopses can be found in the back pages of the Japanese programs sold at the theatres. Please take this opportunity to purchase a memento of your visit to the theatre!

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