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Address: 1-3-6 Tokuicho, Chuo-ku, Osaka 540-0025, Osaka Prefecture
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A Variety of Japanese Traditional Theater Performances for Foreigners

The Yamamoto family established this intimate-size theater in 1927 to preserve Noh, a traditional Japanese performance art. The Noh Theater and an Osaka theater art support... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 February 2015
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Kobe, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2015

The Yamamoto family established this intimate-size theater in 1927 to preserve Noh, a traditional Japanese performance art. The Noh Theater and an Osaka theater art support group prepare occasional variety shows. The evening we attended with a group of visiting college students, short Kyogen, Rokyoku, Rakugo as well as a Noh, were offered. Where possible the performances were in English... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2014

I and my couple had made a short visit before going to Osaka Castle. It is not far from subway station in quiet neighborhood. If you need to attend the show you need to call and check the schedule and prepare to stay for 2-3 hours. I am lucky to meet with the theatre owner who is very kind and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014

This is probably the best place to experience the rich traditional performing culture of Osaka. It's a medium scale theatre with an old Noh stage and tatami flooring for the audience, which creates probably the most authentic Japanese atmosphere one can find in any theatre in the region (there are also benches, where you can sit if you are not... More 

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