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TOKYO KABUKI GUIDE is a kind of concierge.



TOKYO KABUKI GUIDE.COM provides you all information about Kabuki in Tokyo.


TOKYO KABUKI GUIDE.COM helps the guests to enjoy Kabuki more and more in the following ways.

Regular tour
 -Provision of tickets & pre-performance lecture over the traditional  
  Japanese tea & sweets at the nice tea salon near the theatre.
   Tour fee : 3,000yen. (3,500yen on Sundays and national holidays) 

   (Lecture includes the background of Kabuki, the features of Kabuki, some hints on  
    Kabuki show that the guests will be seeing, etc.) 

 -Selection the
programs for Kabuki tour to enjoy Kabuki casually. 

 
Kabuki show time is usually about 4 and a half hours. Many people from abroad feel that the full 
  Kabuki show is too long, even for some Japanese.
Some Japanese select the shows to see because 
  each program in a show is an individual story.

     
TOKYO KABUKI GUIDE.COM selcets the programs upon your requests and then tour schedule will
     be set, if you like.
 
●Please note we often have to stand in line over one hour in order to buy the single show "Makumi" 
  tickets at Kabuki-za theatre.



Kabuki tours for group tour, students etc. are available. If we may be of any further assistance, please let us know.
  





Kabuki Performances (Tokyo)  Blue:Kabuki tour is available
2015

May :Kabuki-za Theatre (English portable subtitle device: available)

June :Kabuki-za Theatre (English prtable subtitle device: available)

         The National Theatre (English audio guide : available)

July :Kabuki-za Theatre (English prtable subtitle device: available)

         The National Theatre (English audio guide : available)


Rental fee :
English audio guide : 700yen.

English subtitle devicese : 1,000yen.


  

★Click here to get your email form★



Kabuki short tours

   It is easy to apply. Just email us by two days before the tour.

    After pre-performanace lecture at coffee shop, we escort you to ticket office for one-act show tickets. Meeting time is 8am. The fee is 1,500yen per person.    (You can see the performance from 11am. The ticket fee, between 1,000yen and 2,000yen, is not included.)

★Click here for detailed informtanion


Kabuki Gallery

  We would like to guide our guests there without extra guiding fee, if you are four or  more and we have time for it.  


Kabuki Performance in May 2015

Kabuki tour is available.

TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM would like to inform you about the programs with pictures. Please contact.

★Click here to get your  email form★


Month 

May

Venue

Kabuki-zaTheatre
Nearest station:Higashi Ginza

 

 Matinee   
    Show     

Evening
Show

Performance Dates

2-26

2-26

Show start * 

 11:00am 

4:30pm 

Show end * 

 4:00pm 

9:00pm 

 

 

 

Meeting time * 

 9:30am

 3:00pm 

Pre─perfomance 
lecture start * 

9:35am

3:05pm 

Tour end *  

 10:30am 

4:00pm 

Show start * 

11:00am 

4:30pm 

     

Fee

Ticket price at cost + 3,000yen
(9:30am tour, Monday through Saturday)

Ticket price at cost + 3,500yen
(9:30am tour, Sundays and national holidays & 3pm tour, everyday)

[includes]
●Ticket
P
re-performance visual lecture in English (40 min.) 
with Japanese tea and traditional Japanese sweets at tea salon 
●Schedule and highlight of the show
●Useful map of Kabuki-za theatre and its attractions
●Suggestions for the intermission etc

Fee diffrence is due to price of Japanese tea and sweets because the Japanese tea salon for Sunday lecture is diffrent.
The regular Japanese tea salon closes on Sundays.

Ticket price 

Box seat : 20,000yen
1st grade : 18,000yen
2nd grade : 14,000yen
3A grade : 6,000yen
3B grade : 4,000yen 

TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM 
pre-orders the tickets because of its membership there.

Date of pre-order sale: 
April 8

★Better seats are available.Please contact TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM 
at your earliest convenience.   

Portable English 
subtile device

Available

Rental fee is 1000yen .

The English audio guide service stops their service at the end of April.

* TOKYO KABUKI GUIDE.COM selcets the programs upon your requests and then tour schedule will be set.


Kabuki Performance in June 2015
Kabuki tour is available.

TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM would like to inform you about the programs with pictures. Please contact.

★Click here to get your  email form★


Month 

June

June

Venue

Kabuki-zaTheatre
Nearest station:Higashi Ginza

 The National Theatre
Nearest station:Hanzomon

 

 Matinee   
    Show     

Evening
Show

Matinee  
Show

Afternoon  
Show

Evening
Show

Performance Dates

1-25

1-25

2-11,13-18,
20-24 

2-24

12&19

Show start * 

 11:00am 

4:30pm 

 11:00am

2:30pm 

7:00pm 

Show end * 

 5:00pm 

9:00pm 

 12:55pm

4:25pm 

8:55pm 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting time * 

 9:30am

 3:00pm 

 9:45am

12:30am

No tour

Pre─perfomance 
lecture start * 

9:35am

3:05pm 

 10:00am

12:45am

No tour

Tour end *  

 10:30am 

4:00pm 

 10:45

1:30pm  

No tour

Show start * 

11:00am 

4:30pm 

 11:00

2:00pm

No tour

           

Fee

Ticket price at cost + 3,000yen
(Monday through Saturday)

Ticket price at cost + 3,500yen
(Sundays and national holidays)

[includes]
●Ticket
P
re-performance visual lecture in English (40 min.) 
with Japanese tea and traditional Japanese sweets at tea salon 
●Schedule and highlight of the show
●Useful map of Kabuki-za theatre and its attractions
●Suggestions for the intermission etc

Fee diffrence is due to price of Japanese tea and sweets because the Japanese tea salon for Sunday lecture is diffrent.
The regular Japanese tea salon closes on Sundays.

Ticket price at cost + 3,000 yen 
[includes]
●Ticket
P
re-performance visual lecture in English (40 min.) with tea.
●Schedule and highlight of the show
●Useful map of The National Theatre and its attractions
●Suggestions for the intermission etc

 

Ticket price 

Box seat : 20,000yen
1st grade : 18,000yen
2nd grade : 14,000yen
3A grade : 6,000yen
3B grade : 4,000yen 

TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM 
pre-orders the tickets because of its membership there.

Date of pre-order sale: 
May 8

★Better seats are available.Please contact TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM 
at your earliest convenience.   


1st grade : 3,900yen
2nd grade : 1,500yen

Student ticket : 1,300yen
(Student ID is required)

TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM pre-orders the tickets because of its membership there.

Date of pre-order sale: 
May 4

★Better seats are available.Please contact TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM 
at your earliest convenience.   

 

English 
subtilte/audio
device

Portable Subtitle device

Rental fee is 1,000yen

                  Audio guide

The audio guide rental fee is 650 yen.
(A refundable deposit of 1,000 yen is required when you rent the earphone guide.)

 
* TOKYO KABUKI GUIDE.COM selcets the programs upon your requests and then tour schedule will be set.



Kabuki Performance in July 2015
Kabuki tour is available.

TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM would like to inform you about the programs with pictures. Please contact.

★Click here to get your  email form★


Month 

July

July

Venue

Kabuki-zaTheatre
Nearest station:Higashi Ginza

 The National Theatre
Nearest station:Hanzomon

 

 Matinee   
    Show     

Evening
Show

Matinee  
Show

Afternoon  
Show

Evening
Show

Performance Dates

3-27

3-27

3-9,11-16,
18-24 

3-24

10&17

Show start * 

 11:00am 

4:30pm 

 11:00am

2:30pm 

6:30pm 

Show end * 

 5:00pm 

9:00pm 

 1:40pm

5:10pm 

9:10pm 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting time * 

 9:30am

 3:00pm 

 9:45am

12:30am

5:00pm

Pre─perfomance 
lecture start * 

9:35am

3:05pm 

 10:00am

12:45am

5:15pm

Tour end *  

 10:30am 

4:00pm 

 10:45

1:30pm  

6:00pm

Show start * 

11:00am 

4:30pm 

 11:00

2:00pm

6:30pm

           

Fee

Ticket price at cost + 3,000yen
(Monday through Saturday)

Ticket price at cost + 3,500yen
(Sundays and national holidays)

[includes]
●Ticket
P
re-performance visual lecture in English (40 min.) 
with Japanese tea and traditional Japanese sweets at tea salon 
●Schedule and highlight of the show
●Useful map of Kabuki-za theatre and its attractions
●Suggestions for the intermission etc

Fee diffrence is due to price of Japanese tea and sweets because the Japanese tea salon for Sunday lecture is diffrent.
The regular Japanese tea salon closes on Sundays.

Ticket price at cost + 3,000 yen 
[includes]
●Ticket
P
re-performance visual lecture in English (40 min.) with tea.
●Schedule and highlight of the show
●Useful map of The National Theatre and its attractions
●Suggestions for the intermission etc

 

Ticket price 

Box seat : 20,000yen
1st grade : 18,000yen
2nd grade : 14,000yen
3A grade : 6,000yen
3B grade : 4,000yen 

TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM 
pre-orders the tickets because of its membership there.

Date of pre-order sale: 
June 8

★Better seats are available.Please contact TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM 
at your earliest convenience.   


1st grade : 3,900yen
2nd grade : 1,500yen

Student ticket : 1,300yen
(Student ID is required)

TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM pre-orders the tickets because of its membership there.

Date of pre-order sale: 
June 4

★Better seats are available.Please contact TOKYOKABUKIGUIDE.COM 
at your earliest convenience.   

 

English 
subtilte/audio
device

Portable Subtitle device

Rental fee is 1,000yen

                  Audio guide

The audio guide rental fee is 650 yen.
(A refundable deposit of 1,000 yen is required when you rent the earphone guide.)

 
* TOKYO KABUKI GUIDE.COM selcets the programs upon your requests and then tour schedule will be set.













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UPDATE INFORMATION
-July shows
-Guests' comment  
May 3, 2015 

-April Short tour
April 13, 2015 

-Airticle about new Kabuki-za 
  theatre on newspaper
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"Hanamichi", extended stage, is one of big featrues of theaters for Kabuki performancae.

Kabuki tour will lead you to discover the wonders of Kabuki and helps you to enjoy Kabuki more and more.
【May show】
・May 2-26 at Kabuki-za
  Theatre
Kabuki tours are available at Kabuki-za theatre.

【June show】
・June 1-25 at Kabuki-za
  Theatre
・June 2-24 at The National
  Theatre 
 Kabuki tours are available at both theatres above.

【Juny show】
・Juiy 3-27 at Kabuki-za
  Theatre
・July 3-24 at The National
  Theatre 
 Kabuki tours are available at both theatres above.


Kabuki Tour is available on your requested dates. 
    ★read more about tours ★
    ★Click here for Guests' comment ★
Fee:
Ticket price at cost + 3,000yen-3,500yen per person
[includes]
●Ticket
●Pre-performance visual lecture in English (40 minutes) 
with Japanese tea and traditional Japanese sweets at tea salon near the theatre
●Schedule and highlight of the show
●Useful map of the theater and  its attractions
●Suggestions for the intermission etc.
Meals not included, but food available for sale

Why did I start this tour?

 Kabuki is a very fascinating performing art. I have enjoyed Kabuki for many years! I love all peforming arts such as opera and musicals. I wish to share my many experiences and knowledge; to show guests a part of the Japan I love as a Japanese person.
 I want many people to enjoy Kabuki as I do, but I think pople can enjoy Kabuki more with some information before you rent the audio guide (ear phone guide).   
      ★read more  FAQS (Q11)


Who is your guide?

 I, Kazui Yabe, a Japanese female licensed tour guide and a volunteer Japanese language teacher. I have seen the Japanese traditional stage arts over 200 times, such as Kabuki, Bunraku puppet play and Noh.
 My home is very close to the Kabuki-za theatre and Tsukiji. I love the neighborhood surrounding the Kabuki-za theatre.
  
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