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Kabukiza TheatreFebruary 11 ,2022

(Updated) Notification of the absence and cast replacements of Bandō Hikosaburō for the Part 3 February performances

Bandō Hikosaburō will be absent from Part 3 of the February program at the Kabukiza Theatre for the time being, since he was in close contact with a person infected with coronavirus.

Cast replacements for Bandō Hikosaburō's roles have been announced as below.

*Bandō Hikosaburō will return for the performances from February 11th (Fri). 'ONIJI HYŌSHIMAI' and 'NEZUMI KOZŌ JIROKICHI' will be performed by the original cast.

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February at the Kabukiza Theatre

From February 4th (Fri) on
Bandō Hikosaburō will be ABSENT.

【Cast replacement for the Part 3】
'ONIJI HYŌSHIMAI'
A woodcutter, in reality, Osada no Tarō Substitute cast:Bandō Kamezō

'NEZUMI KOZŌ JIROKICHI'
Hayase Yajūrō Substitute cast:Kawarasaki Gonjūrō
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Bandō Hikosaburō's return will be announced as soon as it has been decided.

We will continue to follow the precautionary measures implemented at our theatre, and look forward to your visits to our safe and secure Kabukiza Theatre.
We deeply apologize to all customers, and would like to ask for your kind understanding.