■DATE: October 27 (Thu) Open16:30 Strat17:30
■Dress Code: Business Casual
■PROGRAM: Kabuki Performance “Sagi Musume (Heron Maiden)” (produced by SHOCHIKU), Film Screenings Chûshingura (Digitally Remastered), Blood‘s Up at Takata-no-Baba (Chikemuri Takata-no-Baba)
■Phone/Online reservation will start from 10:00 am on Sept. 27 (Tue).
■Admission with Special Bento Meal Box: ¥ 10,000 (tax included)
Tickets will go on sale on September 27 (Tue)!
◆Ticket Phone Shochiku (10:00 – 18:00)
+81(0)570-000-489 (Navi-Dial) or +81(0)3-6745-0888 / +81(0)6-6530-0333
Notes: Sales and ticket claim at the theater will be available from 10:00 am on Sept. 29 (Thu).
Please be careful to dial the correct number.
◆Ticket Web Shochiku
Special Bento Meal Box:
One of the highlights of this event is a bento meal box containing an exceptional selection of delicacies. Offered at TIFF for the second year running, the tradition of enjoying a delicious bento while watching Kabuki has been popular since the Edo period.
"Sagi Musume (Heron Maiden) " Onoe Kikunosuke (Kabuki actor)
A heron turns into young woman falls in love with a man. But the relationship does not last long and she suffers badly. One of the famous onnagata (female roles) pieces with nuanced dance moves and traditional Kabuki techniques.
"Blood's Up at Takata-no-Baba (Chikemuri Takata-no-Baba) " [Japan] The Mad Chatter: Ichiro Furutachi
Yasubei Nakayama, a masterless samurai, is leading a self-indulgent drinking life. But when he learns about his dear uncle's predicament in the spring of 1694, he dashes to his aid in Takata-no-Baba.
"Chûshingura (Digitally Remastered) " [Japan] Benshi (Traditional Live Narrator for Silent Films): Ichiro Kataoka