October 2022 shows

【Kabuki-za theatre】October 1st - 26th (No performance on 11th and 19th)
【Kabuki-za theatre】October 1st - 26th (No performance on 11th and 19th)
【The National Theatre】October 1st ー 26th (No performance on 6th and 17th)
【The National Theatre】October 1st ー 26th (No performance on 6th and 17th)

 

【Kabuki-za theatre】

The 1st show[Start time: 11:00am, end time:1:30pm(TBC)]

【Performance dates】October 1st-10th, 12th-18th, 20th-26th

【Programs】 Our rating: ★~★★★★★

1. "Onizoroe Momijigari" ★★★★★

Dance drama. First performed in 1960. Approximately 1 hour.

2. "Arajawa Jyudayu" ?????

Historical drama. First performed in 2022. Approximately 1 hour.

The 2nd show [Start time: 2:30pm. end time: 5:10pm(TBC)]

【Performance dates】October 1st-10th, 12th-18th, 20th-26th

【Programs】Our rating: ★~★★★★★

1. "Gion Koizukushi" ★★★

  Domestic drama. Firtst performed in 1997. Approximately 1 hour 40 minutes.

2. "Tsuri Onna" ★★★★★

  Dance drama. First performed in 1883. Approximately 35 minutes.

The 3rd show [Start time: 6:15pm, end time: 9:00pm(TBC)]

【Performance dates】October 1st-10th, 12th-18th, 20th-26th

【Programs】Our rating: ★~★★★★★

1. "Yugao from Genji Monogatari" ★★★★

Dance drama. First performed in 1951. Approximately 30 minutes.

2. "Mekura Nagaya Umega Kagatobi" ★★★

Domestic drama. First performed in 1886. Approximately 1 hour 45 minutes.

【The National Theatre】

The 1st show[Start time: 11:00pm, end time: 12:45pm]

【Performance dates】October 1st-5th, 7th-12th, 14th-16th, 18th-26th

【Programs】Our rating: ★~★★★★★

Three acts of "Yoshitsune Senbonzakura", first performed in 1748,  is performed at the National Theatre. Performance of an entire play was rare in kabuki and was often performed alone in popular acts. Each act is an independent play.

【Program A】 Act 2 of "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura" ★★★.

Approximately 3 hourrs 20 minutes including intermissions.

Performance dates: 2nd, 4th, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st and 24th.

【Program B】 Act 3 of "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura" ★★★. 

Approximately 3 hours 30 minutes including inermissions.

Performance dates: 3rd, 5th, 9th, 11th 12th, 16th, 19th, 22nd and 25th.

【Program C】Act 4 of "Yoshitsune Senbonzakura" ★★★★

Approximately 2 hours 40 minutes including intermissions.

Performance dates: 1st, 18th, 20th, 23rd and 26th.

The second show [Start time: 5:00pm, end time: 8:20pm(Program A), 8:30pm(Program B), 7:40pm(Program C)]

【Performance dates】October 8th, 9th, 14th, 15th, 16th 19th and 22nd

【Programs】Our rating: ★~★★★★★

Three acts of "Yoshitsune Senbonzakura", first performed in 1748,  is performed at the National Theatre. Performance of an entire play was rare in kabuki and was often performed alone in popular acts. Each act is an independent play.

【Program A】 Act 2 of "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura" ★★★.

Approximately 3 hourrs 20 minutes including intermissions.

Performance dates: 19th and 22nd.

【Program B】 Act 3 of "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura" ★★★. 

Approximately 3 hours 30 minutes including inermissions.

Performance dates: 8th and 14th.

【Program C】Act 4 of "Yoshitsune Senbonzakura" ★★★★

Approximately 2 hours 40 minutes including intermissions.

Performance dates: 9th, 15th and 16th

The 3rd show [Start time: 6:00pm, end time: 8:40pm]

【Performance dates】October 7th and 21st.

【Programs】Our rating: ★~★★★★★

Three acts of "Yoshitsune Senbonzakura", first performed in 1748,  is performed at the National Theatre. Performance of an entire play was rare in kabuki and was often performed alone in popular acts. Each act is an independent play.

【Program C】Act 4 of "Yoshitsune Senbonzakura" ★★★★

Approximately 2 hours 40 minutes including intermissions.

Performance dates: 7th and 21st.

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