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Kabukiza TheatreApril 5 ,2019

The April program at the Kabukiza Theatre (Tokyo) has begun!

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The first work to be performed in the Matinee celebrates the current Emperor's reign in the Heisei era. An auspicious dance to celebrate Sakata Tōjūrō's 88 years of age and two typical Kabuki plays will also be performed in the Matinee. The Evening Show includes a popular history play, an impressive dance play and a beautiful sewamono, a play depicting the lives of ordinary people in the Edo period which is full of highlights. Enjoy viewing cherry blossoms and kabuki in Japan.

Please see the pictures of the performances below and catch a glimpse of the show!!

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▲From left, Bandō Minosuke, Bandō Yajūrō, Nakamura Kotarō, Nakamura Fukusuke, Kataoka Ichizō
in 'OSAMARU MIYO NAGORI NO EMAKI'.

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▲From left, Nakamura Kinnosuke, Nakamura Jakuemon
in 'Zamasha' from 'SHINPAN UTAZAIMON'.

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▲From left, Nakamura Tokizō, Nakamura Karoku
in 'Nozakimura' from 'SHINPAN UTAZAIMON'.

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▲From left, Nakamura Kazutarō, Ichikawa Ennosuke,
Sakata Tōjūrō, Nakamura Ganjirō, Nakamura Kikaku
in 'SAKAE KOTOHOGU FUJI NO SUEHIRO'.

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▲From left, Onoe Kikugorō, Nakamura Kichiemon
in 'GOZONJI SUZUGAMORI'.

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▲From left, Kataoka Nizaemon, Kataoka Matsunosuke, Terashima Maholo,
Ichikawa Sainyū, Nakamura Yonekichi
in 'SANEMORI MONOGATARI'.

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▲From left, Nakamura Takanosuke, Ichikawa Ennosuke, Nakamura Kinnosuke, Nakamura Tanenosuke
in 'KUROZUKA'.

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▲From left, Kataoka Takatarō, Nakamura Ganjirō, Nakamura Kaishun
in 'NININ YŪGIRI'.


*Pictures will be taken down after the last day of the performances.