Visit the Local Kabuki Theater "Meijiza" and Try Kumadori Makeup

From JPY ¥13,150.00
  • Duration: 120 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Nakatsugawa-shi, Gifu
  • Product code: EN-GIF-7140-71400-S


【STORY】Gain insight about regional kabuki by visiting and helping preserve the local treasure Kashimo "Meijiza" Theater. Built by villagers in 1894, the Kashimo "Meijiza" Theater has been loved by the local community for over 120 years. The locals continue to carry on the culture of "Ji-Kabuki" even today.

"Ji-Kabuki" is kabuki that is performed by local amateur actors and is rooted in the local area.
Part of this program's fee will be given as a contribution to the local area in order to help preserve this theater.
Inside of this theater, you can experience the Kumadori makeup unique to Kabuki. Dive into Japanese culture through this experience.


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Gain insight about regional kabuki by visiting and helping preserve the local treasure Kashimo "Meijiza" Theater. Built by villagers in 1894, the Kashimo "Meijiza" Theater has been loved by the local community for over 120 years. The locals continue to carry on the culture of "Ji-Kabuki" even today. [br]

"Ji-Kabuki" is kabuki that is performed by local amateur actors and is rooted in the local area.
Part of this program's fee will be given as a contribution to the local area in order to help preserve this theater.  
Inside of this theater, you can experience the Kumadori makeup unique to Kabuki. Dive into Japanese culture through this experience.

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・Visit a theater that started in 1894. [br]
・Put on the Kumadori makeup unique to Kabuki. [br]
・Go up on the stage of the theater and get your pictures taken![br]

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[start]10:30[/start]

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・First, watch the explanatory videos.[br]


・Next, tour the theater that was established in 1894.[br] 
 

・Experience traditional Kabuki Kumadori makeup. [br]
・After your makeup is completed, you have the opportunity to go on stage and take photos using the real set and props. Become a historical actor! [br]

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[start]11:45[/start]

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・Sign your name on a wooden board that will be used for the roof of the building in 20 years. [br]

・You will also recieve an original Japanese hand towl.[br]

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[title]THINGS TO NOTE[/title]

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【Time】[br]

2hours[br]

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【Meeting point】[br]

Kashimo MEIJIZA Theater / 4793-2, Kashimo, Nakatsugawa-shi, Gifu-ken 508-0421

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【Access】[br]
About 130 minutes from Nagoya Station [br]
Take JR Chuo Main Line from Nagoya Station and get off at Nakatsugawa Station Take the Kitaena Kotsu Bus from Nakatsugawa Station and get off at Manga bus stop. From there, walk for 8 minutes.[br]

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【Language support】[br]

Japanese, English (by Pocketalk, translation device)[br]

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【Included】[br]

Theater visit, Kumadori makeup experience, removal of Kumadori makeup, A donation for the preservation of Meijiza (wood board), A Tenugui hand towel given in return for the donation[br]

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【Things to bring】[br]
Cosmetics to be used after removing the Kumadori makeup
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【Participation requirements】

Aged 12 years and over

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【Free Wi-Fi】[br]

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【Toilet】[br]

〇 (Western-style)  [br]

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【Other things to note】[br]

・Makeup is directly applied to the face. If you have sensitive skin or eczema on your face, you cannot wear makeup.[br]
・If you wear contact lenses, less makeup is applied around your eyes. Still, please understand it may get into the eyes.[br]
・Please wear clothes you do not mind getting dirty.[br]
・If your hair is long, please tie your hair.[br]
・If you have a beard, you cannot wear makeup.[br]
・If you are wearing makeup, you need to remove it first.[br]
・Please wear warm clothes as the temperature drops from October. (The theater is not equipped with enough heating.)[br]
・People with sensitive skin or beards may not be able to experience Kumadori makeup. Please consult with us in advance.[br]

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[title]CANCELLATION POLICY[/title]

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7 to 4 days before the tour date 40% of the tour price[br]
3 to 2 days before the tour date 60% of the tour price[br]
The day before the tour date, on the day of the tour 100% of the tour price[br]
※Right after the online settlement is made, a cancellation fee of 10% will be incurred in case of cancellation.[br]

※The cancellation fee includes handling charges.[br]

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