“NEW Bon Odori” presented by Ryohei Kondo & Condors Dance Company

Bon dance is one of Japan’s best-known seasonal traditions at summer festivals. Japanese style folk dance to music is performed under traditional lanterns by people encircling a big stage built at open space.

“NEW Bon Odori” is a completely new style of bon dance established by Ryohei Kondo at the world’s famous dance company “Condors”. Do not miss ever-changing Japanese pop culture experience! This year, “NEW Bon Dance” presents exciting performances at midsummer night in Ikebukuro! Just join on the day as choreographic lessons are available on site. Everyone from children to adults are welcome to attend and joyful dancing experience is guaranteed.

A wide variety of delicious takeaway meals is available at stalls.

Two-day real experience of Japanese authentic summer festivals. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please come along and join in the fun!

Date: July 15th (Sat.) and 16th (Sun.) 2017, 5:30 pm start
Venue: Ikebukuro West Gate Park (Ikebukuro Station West Exit, in front of Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre)
URL: http://www.owlspot.jp/special/newbonodori/