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Upcoming Events

1/1 Kyoto Heian Shrine Votive Noh performance "Kagurashiki" Tayu: KONGO Hisanori Heian Shrine

1/3 Kyoto Yasaka Shrine Votive Noh perforamnce "OKINA" Tayu: KONGO Hisanori Yasaka Shrine

1/3 Kyoto Kongo-ryu Utaizomeshiki "KAMIUTA" Tayu: KONGO Hisanori Shimai "KURAMA TENGU" UDAKA Michishige and others Kongo Nohgakudo

1/13 Kyoto Gudojyuku Lecture Series, Part 3 "Noh masks: inner and outer face" Lecturer: UDAKA Michishige

1/16 Tokyo Kokuritsu Noh: "YAMAMBA Hakuto" Shite: TESHIMA Michiharu Main stage attendant: UDAKA Michishige National Noh Theatre

1/25 Kyoto Kongo Teiki Noh Performance Noh: "TAKASAGO" Shite: KONGO Hisanori Shimai: "KANTAN" UDAKA Michishige Noh: “MAKIGINU” Shite: KONGO Tatsunori Tsure: UDAKA Tatsushige Kongo Nohgakudo

Meet the Master

Udaka-senseiUDAKA Michishige is both a professional Noh actor and a Noh mask carver. He was designated a representative of a National Intangible Cultural Asset by the Japanese government in 1991. He not only teaches and performs extensively in Japan, but has performed Noh and exhibited Noh masks internationally... (click here for more)

 

November 28th~30th
The 15th UDAKA Michishige Men-no-Kai Mask Exhibition

2nd Floor Exhibition Room, the Kyoto Prefectural Center for Arts and Culture (Furitsu Bunkageijutsu Kaikan)
Kawaramachi Hironokoji-sagaru, Kamigyo-ku (across from the Prefectural Hospital)
10:00 a.m.~6:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. on the 30th)
20th (Saturday)1:30 p.m. Talk on Noh masks and a demonstration of Noh costuming by UDAKA Michishige

面展 面展

(Photograph:Noh: Uneme, Mask: Magojiro, by UDAKA Michishige. Photograph by HARADA Shichikan)

Access information (in Japanese) http://www.bungei.jp/map/access.html


11/3 Matsuyama 30th Matsuyama Shimin-Noh Performance

Matsuyama Dogo  Yamatoya Nohgakudo 10:00 a.m.~5:00 p.m.

Part I    (10:00 a.m.~2:30 p.m.) :
Student recital of chant and dance~free of charge

Part II     (3:00 p.m.~5:00 p.m.) :
Maibayashi (excerpt with ensemble accompaniment):
TAKASAGO  UDAKA Norishige
Noh:  MIDARE  UDAKA Tatsushige

松山市民能 表 松山市民能 裏
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General Admission ¥5,500   Advance Sale: ¥5,000
Student Admission ¥1,500

The Udaka Michishige-no-kai Office
(For questions or reservations.)
TEL: +81 (075) 701-1055
FAX :+81 (075) 701-1058
Email: ogamo-tr@mbox.kyoto-inet.or.jp


9/14・The 15th Annual Udaka Seiran Noh Performance

This year UDAKA Michishige will perform ATAKA with kogaki performance variations Ennen Takinagashi, Kai-tsuke Kai-tate, aisupported by both his sons as disguised yamabushi  priests while his eldest son Tatsushige will perform his first Noh with a kogaki variation HAGORMO banshiki.

Kongo Noh Theatre 1:30~5:00 p.m. (doors open at 1:00p.m.)

Noh: HAGOROMO Banshiki   Shite: UDAKA Tatsushige                     
(Mask:  Zo-Onna)

Kyogen: JISENSEKI   Shite: SHIGEYAMA Shime
                                                    Ado: SHIGEYAMA Motohiko
Intermission

Noh: ATAKA Ennen Takinagashi, Kai-tsuke Kai-tate
Shite: UDAKA Michishige
(Hitamen: the face as mask)

青蘭能 表 青蘭能 裏
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Tickets: Center Reserved Seats 8,000 yen
       Side Reserved Seats 6,000 yen
       General Admission Mid-center Seats 5,000 yen
       Student, General Admission Mid-center Seats 3,000 yen

Synopses of the plays will be available at the theater in English, French, German, and Italian.
The Udaka Office
(For questions or reservations.)
TEL: +81 (075) 701-1055
FAX :+81 (075) 701-1058
In English:  Email: ogamo-tr@mbox.kyoto-inet.or.jp


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The Udaka Kai Office
(For questions or reservations.)
TEL: +81 (075) 701-1055
FAX :+81 (075) 701-1058
Email: ogamo-tr@mbox.kyoto-inet.or.jp