Edo Ito Ayatsuri Ningyo has a 380-year history.
Experience the beautiful forms of the Onnagata (female) Puppets in action.
Edo Ito Ayatsuri Ningyo is one of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government-designated Intangible Cultural Properties and is selected as one of Japan's Intangible Fork Cultural Properties that need measures such as making records.
Explanations will be provided by a narrator in Japanese and English as we deliver a world with 380 years of tradition in a format that is easy-to-understand for traditional performing arts beginners. We hope that you will be able to fully enjoy this world through a performance that uses beautiful Onnagata (female) Puppets. We will offer some visitors chance to touch puppets.
Date / Hall
Saturday 19 December 2015 at 17:30
Koganei Miyajigakki Hall (Koganei Civic Center),Main Hall
12th Generation Magosaburo YUKI, Chie YUKI, YUKIZA Puppeteer
Tokyo tradition office, Arts Council Tokyo
Tel : 03-5369-4541 (10:00～18:00)
Organized by Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)
Co-organized by Koganei Consortium, Koganei Civic Center designated administrator
Supported and Cooperated by Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Produced by Public-interest incorporated Foundation Edo Marionette Theatre YOUKIZA
Cooperated by The Asahi Shimbun Company