Discover Noh Costumes in Orinasukan, Kyoto14:30- June 10 (Fri), 2022

Visit Orinasukan, a noh costume maker’s museum & studioin the Nishijin neighborhood of Kyoto with Discover Noh in Kyoto! Explore noh through the gorgeous costume designs and witness how they are woven with hand-operated looms. You can also choose to go out on a guided excursion to Heianjingu Shrine’s garden and a noh performance featuringContinue reading “Discover Noh Costumes in Orinasukan, Kyoto14:30- June 10 (Fri), 2022”

Discover Noh in Kyoto – English noh lesson in Ohara, Kyoto

英語でお稽古体験 京都・大原にて Enjoy a hands-on noh experience in the beautiful village of Ohara, Kyoto with noh actor Miyamoto Shigeki. Participants will take a lesson of choreographed movements and chanting on the actor’s private stage after a presentation by our guides. April 23, 2022(Sat)Ohara, Kyoto MAP 10:00-12:00,    13:00-15:00

Noh Workshop Facilitator’s Course  May 10, 2022 (Tue)

多言語で能楽と世界の架け橋になってくださる受講生を募集中 This course is now full: Application for 2022 is closed. (Dates for 2023 TBA) 8 session dates (6 online & 2 on site) + optional activities We are looking for tour guides and interpreters/translators who are interested in learning how to introduce noh and expand their “repertoire.” This two-month training course will offer youContinue reading “Noh Workshop Facilitator’s Course  May 10, 2022 (Tue)”

“Discover / Kokaji” documentary video

University Students in Kyoto were invited to explore the nō play Kokaji, a story of the Inari Deity and the legendary swordsmith Munechika. Witness the rich tradition of nō, both on and off the stage, in Kyoto. Noh is a Japanese classical performing art based on ancient tales and classical literature. In this documentary, we followContinue reading ““Discover / Kokaji” documentary video”