Arts Council TokyoTraditional Culture and Arts Program


Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture) offers diverse and accessible programs for people unfamiliar with traditional culture and performing arts, for people from overseas and for children to enjoy authentic Japanese traditional culture and performing arts in the form of festivals, hands-on experiences, and more.


Kagurazaka Street Stage O-edo Tour 2024 - Japanese Traditional Culture Festival Traditional performing arts performed in a historic town

Date May 18 (Sat) - 19 (Sun), 2024
Venue Kagurazaka area
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Legendary Tamatebako (Treasure Box)
- Tama Traditional Culture Festival 2024 Traditional culture of the Tama region gathering in Hachioji

Date September 28 (Sat) - 29 (Sun), 2024
Venue JR Hachioji Station North Exit area (Nishihoshasen-U-road), etc
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Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2024 Touch the Japanese traditional tea ceremony culture!

Date October 19 (Sat) - 20 (Sun), 2024
Venue Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum
Date October 26 (Sat) - 27 (Sun), 2024
Venue Hama-rikyu Gardens
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Experience Programs

Traditional Performing Arts for Kids Experience genuine Japanese traditional preforming arts

Date September, 2024 - March, 2025
Venue Geino-Kadensha, Umewaka Noh Theatre, National Noh Theatre, Asakusa Public Hall, etc.
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Traditional Culture and Performing Arts Experience Program for Adults Learn, Experience, Be Moved by Traditional Culture

Date September 22 (Sun), 2024
Venue Takenotsuka Regional Education Center (Adachi City)
Date November 30 (Sat), 2024
Venue Tamagawa Civic Hall (Setagaya City)
Date December 14 (Sat), 2024
Venue Hosho Noh Theatre (Bunkyo City)
Date January 18 (Sat), 2025
Venue Tamashin RISURU Hall (Tachikawa City)
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Traditional Culture and Performing Arts Experience Program for Kids Japanese traditional culture and preforming arts experience through school education

Date May, 2024 - February, 2025
Venue Elementary, junior high, and high schools and special needs schools in Tokyo, etc.
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For inquiries about each event, please check the official website.
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