Olympics an opportunity for Kabuki to broaden audience base — Kyodo

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— In an effort to reach a broader audience ahead of next year’s Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, Japan’s National Theater is accommodating international guests of traditional Kabuki performances by using in-show commentary and English subtitles…

Image: actors perform “Shinrei Yaguchi no Watashi” (Miracle at Yaguchi Ferry) during the Discover Kabuki program at the National Theater in June 2019

July 10, 2019

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