LIMITED TIME EXPERIENCE!! Geisha and Kabuki-Style Dance Performance in Nagoya 2024

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5 hours
Availability : October 19 and 20 2024, 15:30 - 20:30
Min Age : 12+
Max People : 10
Your Experience at a Glance

A Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
Have you ever wondered about the vibrant world of Kabuki theater? Or have you dreamed of seeing a Geisha up close? Join our very exclusive tour for a rare and unforgettable glimpse into these fascinating aspects of Japanese culture.

Discover the world of the Japanese performing arts with a professional guide trained in traditional Japanese dance. 


Watch the video of this experience from your expert guide Elly.

Note: For non-Spanish speakers, activate the atutomatic subtitles.

Experience Price

25,950 yen/person

Experience Type

Small Group Experience (min. 2 people, and max. 10 people)

Meeting Location

Tsurumai JR train Station entrance JR, just right in front of Tsurumai Park (Google Maps)

End Location

Tsurumai JR train Station entrance (Google Maps)

Start Time and Duration

October 19th and 20th 2024, 15:30 – 20:30 (5 hours)

Languages Offered

English, Spanish

Language Proficiency

English: Business★★★☆☆
Spanish: Native★★★★★

Price Includes

  • English and Spanish-speaking tour guide (Nihon Buyo dance expert)
  • 3F Reserved seats
  • Kabuki-Style Dance Performance information and handout
  • Photos taken by your guide during the tour

Price Excludes

  • Hotel pick-up
  • Any food and drinks
  • Transportation fees before and after the tour
  • Personal expenses

Additional Information

  • If you are 15 minutes late or more without getting in contact, your reservation(s) will be automatically canceled with 100% of charges applied
  • Bring a thin jacket because the air conditioner may be turned up high
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
  • This tour is not stroller-friendly
What You'll Do

Be our special guest at the Nagoya Odori, a renowned festival showcasing extraordinary Geisha and Kabuki performances.

“Nagoya Odori” is one of the oldest and most fascinating traditional Japanese Kabuki-style dance and theater performances in Nagoya. It is held annually around mid-October.

Enjoy the impressive visual art, impeccable choreography of the traditional Japanese dances, and the unforgettable stories of some of the “most iconic” theatrical performances in Japan with a modern twist.

Before the show starts a parade of Geisha who have gathered from all corners of Japan will be a chance to witness their grace, skill, and artistry up close.

  • Discover the world of Japanese performing arts with a professional guide trained in traditional Nihon Buyo dance
  • Watch a live Kabuki-Style Dance Performance
  • Enjoy a Geisha parade and take pictures with them
  • Get to know the secrets of the classical Japanese dances and Kabuki plays
Your Experience Step by Step

Meet at JR Tsurumai Station exit

Meet your host at the JR Tsurumai Station entrance JR, just right in front of Tsurumai Park (and very close to the Tsurumai subway line).
After a brief introduction of the guide and the experience, you will head to the venue.

Watch the Geisha parade and take pictures

You will take a walk through the food stalls. It is your chance to get some local treats.
After that, you will watch the Geisha parade and take pictures of their gorgeous Kimono.

Enter the theater

Enter the theater and head to your seats. Once in your seat, your host will explain all the things you need to know about the performance to fully enjoy your day.

Watch the performance

Time to see a real Geisha and Kabuki-style dance performance. Your expert guide will do an introduction to the Geisha and Kabuki-style dances and the most common dance moves and tools and explain the dances in detail.

Feel free to ask questions about the performance during break times.

Closing up

Once the performance is finished it is time to leave the venue. Your guide will walk you back to JR Tsurumai Station and/or give you directions to your hotel or any other place you want to visit next.

Where You'll Be

Meet Your Host
Elly Nihon Buyo

Elisabeth Llopis (Elly)

Immerse yourself in the heart of Japanese culture with me, I am, a Spanish entrepreneur living over 16 years in Japan. My extensive experience has made me not just a guide, but a cultural bridge, connecting travelers to the authentic spirit of Japan.

Sharing Japanese culture with other travelers is such a powerful experience that gives me the chance to bring them closer to the exciting world of Japan’s art performances. I’m an apprentice of Nihon Buyo with more than 3 years of experience dancing traditional pieces. I know how hard it is to understand some parts of the Japanese culture like the traditional performances so I will be very happy to share with you all the secrets of this amazing art.

Join me, and together let’s explore the depth and beauty of Japan!

Your Experience in Pictures
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Gwyneth W

Couple Traveller

It was a wonderful experience. My husband and I enjoyed the event and guidance by Elizabeth and her team. It was a night to remember. I never saw a kabuki show like this one before with a mix of so many performing styles, old and new. Watching the Geisha from Nagoya, Tokyo and Osaka show case their local dances was so special. Each city’s group had their own unique sense of fashion and style. Thank you so much!

November 6, 2023

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