Performance Spaces for Traditional Japanese Performing Arts

Each traditional performance art in Japan has developed its own specialized stage, but many of the genres also perform in temporary spaces. This module illustrates some of these performance spaces.

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Gateway to 3-D models of stages

 

takigi noh - GloPAD 1001086

 

outdoor performances

 

turning the revolving stage Entrance to Konpira Kabuki Theatre

 

 

 

Three-dimensional models of theaters for the traditional performing arts of Japan

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photographs of firelight noh performance spaces

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outdoor daytime performance spaces

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kabuki theatres in Japan

 

 

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