National Noh Theatre
The National Noh Theatre opened in Sendagaya, Shibuya, Tokyo in September 1983. The auditorium seats 591 for performances of Noh and Kyogen, and there is also a rehearsal stage, exhibition area, lecture room, and reference library.
Noh is a theatrical art form that has been handed down through generations and been labeled one of the worlds oldest performing arts. It has also been designated an “Intangible Cultural Heritage” by UNESCO.
Address: 4-18-1 Sendagaya, Shibuya, Tokyo 151-0051.
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