Performance information

"Reading Japanese Part 4 - Drama-reading style performance"

Performance period
December 2011, 05 (Wednesday) -January 04, 2011 (Sunday)
Theatre tram
Ticket pre-sale start date
General : From Sunday, September 2011, 04
Pre-registration for Tomonokai members: From Friday, October 2011, 04
Advance reservation for Setagaya Arts Card members: From Saturday, March 2011, 04
Flyer image
image/Yu Osawa/Daisuke Kitagawa/Konatsu Yoshida


Top: Shiro Ishimoda/Fusako Urabe/Yoshihiro Kasuya/Seika Kuze/Yujiro Komura/Yoshimasa Kondo/Kenta Satoi/
Bottom: Shoichiro Tanigawa/Koromo Tomo/Yuichi Haba/Yoneko Matsugane/Mayumi Akeboshi/Kazutoyo Yoshimi/Nahoko Yoshimoto (in alphabetical order)

 The fourth installment of the "Reading Japanese" series, where you can enjoy the rich language of modern and contemporary Japanese plays and the charm of young directors who will lead the next generation.

 This time, he has worked as an assistant director on many stage productions such as "Friends", "The Trial", and "The Disappearance" that were performed at the Setagaya Public Theater, and was performed at Art Tower Mito in January this year. Yu Osawa, whose "Life in the Theater" is highly acclaimed.The second is a playwright and director who is the head of the theater company Kamui Yassen, which started its activities in 1. Daisuke Kitagawa.Lastly, Konatsu Yoshida, who presides over Ao☆gumi and is active as a playwright, director, and actor, portrays and projects the delicate inner part of her human heart, sometimes gently and sometimes sharply.
 Please look forward to the collaboration between masterpiece plays, young contemporary directors, and 14 actors.

*Rehearsals have started.I will tell you about the state of the rehearsal hall.Click here for the guidelines.から

[Work/Production/Direction/Performance] *Performers are in alphabetical order
A: "The Shelter" [Author] So Kitamura [Director] Yu Osawa
[Cast] Fusako Urabe/Yoshimasa Kondo/Shoichiro Tanigawa/Mayumi Akeboshi

B: "House, at the End of the World..." [Author] Koharu Kisaragi [Director] Daisuke Kitagawa
[Cast] Shiro Ishimoda/Yoshihiro Kasuya/Seika Kuze/Yujiro Komura/Kenta Satoi
     Koromo Tomo/Yoneko Matsugane/Kazutoyo Yoshimi/Nahoko Yoshimoto
* Yujiro Komura will appear in Program B.

C: "Children of the Night" [Author] Man Ikuta [Director] Konatsu Yoshida
[Cast] Yoshihiro Kasuya/Seika Kuze/Kenta Satoi/Koromo Tomo
     Yuichi Haba/Mayumi Akeboshi/Kazutoyo Yoshimi

Performance schedule

July 2011

Day Month Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
19:00 B◎
19:00 C◎
14: 00A
14:00 C
◎=There will be a post-talk by each director
● = Post-talk by 3 directors

*Preschool children are not allowed to enter.

*Performance time is *no intermission
 A: "The Shelter" About 1 hour
 B: "A house, at the end of the world..." About 1 hour 50 minutes
 C: "Children of the Night" about 1 hour and 40 minutes (scheduled)

*Same-day tickets are sold at the ticket counter in the theater tram lobby from 30 minutes before the start of the performance.


All seats are unreserved, date and time specified
General 1,000 yen for each work

500 yen for high school students and younger (Available only at the Setagaya Public Theater Ticket Center, proof of age required) 

U24 500 yen (pre-registration required at the Setagaya Public Theater Ticket Center, age verification required at registration, online only, limited number)


Tomonokai member discount Not available

Setagaya Arts Card member discount Not available

Ticket handling

Setagaya Public Theatre Ticket Centre 03-5432-1515
Computer (pre-registration required. Available 24 hours a day)
Click here for ticket purchase and reservation

Mobile phone:

Click here for member registration and membership application
(Under 24)
(Pre-registration required at the Setagaya Public Theater Ticket Center, age verification required at registration, online only, limited number)
Ticket Pia 0570-02-9999 (P code: 411-754)
The Setagaya Ward Resident Discount is only available for advance purchase at the Setagaya Public Theater Ticket Center (Tel & storefront).If you live in Setagaya Ward, you can now purchase the Setagaya Ward Discount online by applying for the Setagaya Arts Card in advance. For details on the Setagaya Arts Card

Theater support

Wheelchair space

Both the Setagaya Public Theater and Theater Tram have spaces for wheelchair users.Due to the limited number of seats available, reservations are required.

[Fee]: 10% discount on applicable area ticket fee [Up to 1 attendant is free]
【application】: 03-5432-1515 Theater Ticket Center

We accept applications until 19:XNUMX on the day before the desired date, but will close as soon as the capacity is reached.Please make your reservation as soon as possible.Also, if you are going to watch the performance in your seat, we will guide you smoothly to your seat, so please contact the theater in advance.

Childcare service

Childcare services are basically available for performances that sell advance admission tickets at the Setagaya Public Theater and Theater Tram.

[Fee]: 2,000 yen (per person)
【Subjects】: Over 6 months old and under 9 years old
【application】:03-5432-1526 Setagaya Public Theater

Reservations are accepted until noon three days before the desired date of use, but will be closed as soon as the capacity is reached.Please make your reservation as soon as possible.In addition, please consult about children with disabilities.

Consignment: Kids Room Tinker Bell Sancha

Contact Us

Setagaya Public Theater Ticket Center 03-5432-1515

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