Don't miss the National Theatre, Japan
For fans of Japanese traditional theatre arts such as Kabuki, Banraku or plays and folk theatre, be sure to visit the National Theatre of Japan. StubHub has National Theatre, Japan tickets on sale for various performances, so what are you waiting for? Get your tickets as soon as possible before the shows are sold out!
Japanese theatre at its best – the National Theatre, Japan
If you’re fascinated by the Japanese traditional performing arts, this is the venue to visit. Consisting of a building with two main theatres (Large and Small), and a third, separate building (the Engei Hall), this venue is dedicated to putting on shows that celebrate the ancient traditions of skilled Japanese performers. With performances of Kabuki – a performing art based on dance combined with elements of theatre – and Bunraku, which is storytelling with the use of puppets, you can immerse yourself in the traditions of these ancient performing arts. You will also be able to see performances of Nohgaku, which is a combination of song and dance (Noh), and Kyogen, or spoken comedy. Take advantage of this opportunity today and look out for National Theatre, Japan tickets available for purchase on StubHub, where you will also be able to see a list of venues, times and prices. If you already have tickets and for some reason can’t attend the show, it’s a straightforward process to sell any unwanted tickets on the site.
Discover Japanese traditional performing arts
The beauty of this theatre is that the shows are accessible to people of all cultures. The National Theatre, Japan puts on shows that allow newcomers to gain a real understanding of the background of these art forms. Look out for the show entitled Kabuki, which starts out with an introduction to the history of the art and how the main strands fit together. After the introduction comes the actual show (which may be shorter than the introduction), but there will be an English narrator who talks you through the performance. Similarly, look out for Discover Bunraku or Discover Nohgaku shows. The National Theatre, Japan also puts on stand-up comedy (manzai) and storytelling (rakugo) shows in the Engei Hall, so there really is something for everyone. StubHub has National Theatre, Japan tickets for sale so don’t delay – get your ticket today. While you’re here, keep your eyes open for tickets to other classical shows with Traditional Japanese Theatre Tickets.