With its bright costume, festive music and dynamic dancing, the spectacular open-air performance invites you to the world of picture scroll.
Fusion of traditional and folk entertainment based on “Dengaku”* boomed in the 10th – 12th century, as well as the essence of western music and dancing, presents the brand-new performing art, “Daidengaku”, in Ikebukuro!
*One of Japan’s traditional performing arts, originates from the songs and dancing in rice planting to wish for a good harvest.
Dancing, acrobatics and juggling in bright costume along with ancient melodies fascinates the audience. Unique to Ikebukuro, cosplayers’ performance is another can’t-miss. In a grand finale, all spectators can join in an amusing dancing experience! Enjoy the magnificent collaboration of modern and ancient time entertainment.
General producer: Manzo Nomura
Date: October 22nd (Sun), 2017
Time: 6：00pm – 8：30pm(scheduled)
Venue: Minami Ikebukuro Park, Green Blvd, Toshima Center Square (Toshima ward office 1F) *Toshima Center Square in case of rain