Zeami Memorial Festival

Memorial services for Zeami and ritual dances

Memorial services are held and dances are dedicated in memory of Zeami, who was exiled to Sado. Mantras are chanted and incense offerings are made by representatives in front of the stage, followed by utai (chanting), shimai (a simplified version of Noh consisting of a dance accompanied by chanting), and Noh plays. On this occasion of the memorial services of Zeami, who developed Noh to perfection, performers from both inside and outside of the island gather.

  • Noh Performances
Date
2019/8/18
Starting time
11:00~
Event site
Kanai Nogakudo (Noh Theatre)
Address
371- Ko Nakaoku, Sado, Niigata 952-1211
Contact Information
+81-0259-27-5000(Sado Tourism Association)
Fees
Free
Transport Access
Ryotsu Port Approx 20 by car
Programme
TBA
Other
*The performance programme is subject to change.

Points of interest near Zeami Memorial Festival