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Performing Arts in Tokyo

CINEMA
Hollywood movies are generally subtitled in Japanese so many cinemas are suitable for English speakers.
Shinjuku, Shibuya & Ginza all have cinemas showing Hollywood films.

THEATRE
Tokyo Players
External Web site in English
(Various Venues – Tel 090 – 6009-4171)
An English-language community theatre.

Kabuki
External Web site in English
(Kabuki-za, 4-12-15 Ginza – Tel 03 – 3541 3131)
A form of traditional Japanese theatre. Kabuki theatre is known for the stylization of its drama and for the elaborate make-up worn by some of its performers.
English earphone commentary is available.

 
CLASSICAL MUSIC
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra at Bunkamura Orchard Hall
External Web sites in English
(Performs at Bunkamura Orchard Hall, 24-1,Dogenzaka 2-chome Shibuya-ku – Information: 03-3477-9111 )
Claims to be the oldest classical orchestra in Japan.

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