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[FREE] New Year performances in Kyoto

Happy New Year from the International Noh Institute!

Two events free of charge will be held in Kyoto as part of the new year celebrations tomorrow January 3rd 2015.

The day will start off with the ritual performance Okina at Yasaka-Jinja from 09:00, featuring will the Iemoto Kongō Hisanori and other members of the Kongō school. Later from 12:00 the ritual recitation of Okina, followed by shimai and maibayashi dance excerpts will be performed at the Kongō Noh Theatre.