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Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL promotional event
"Bringing Tokyo's arts and culture to the world"

Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL promotional event Vol. 1
“Bringing Tokyo’s arts and culture to the world”

We will hold a Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL promotional event at Haneda Airport International Passenger Terminal, symbolic gateway to the world. Kabuki actor Ebizo Ichikawa will present the “Ennen-no-mai” dance from the popular kabuki dance-drama “Kanjincho.” In addition there will be an introduction to the city’s cultural projects, with Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike joined by Ebizo Ichikawa and Tokyo Council for the Arts member Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto for a discussion of the cultural appeal of Tokyo from their respective standpoints, and the development of arts and culture projects for 2020.
You can also get a taste of the breadth of Tokyo’s cultural offerings with a stage appearance by a string quartet from the Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra.
Starting with this event, we will accelerate the domestic and international dissemination of Tokyo’s artistic and cultural appeal in the run-up to 2020 as “Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL.”

*Tokyo Tokyo Festival is an initiative for the development of diverse cultural projects in the run-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, in order to promote Tokyo as a city of artistic and cultural attractions.


Yuriko Koike (Governor of Tokyo)

Ebizo Ichikawa (Kabuki actor)

Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto (council member of Tokyo Council for the Arts)




*Advance reservation required
*To be decided by lottery if oversubscribed

How to apply

Use the online application form at

Application period
14:00, Friday, October 26 — 23:59, Friday, November 2

*To be decided by lottery if oversubscribed.
*Selected applicants will be notified by e-mail beginning Monday, November 5.
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Notes on application

  • Please note application is limited to one person.
  • Applicants are responsible for charges when accessing the application website.
  • Selected applicants may not transfer their place to a third party.
  • Depending on the number of participants, you may have to stand.
  • Places may be withdrawn in the case of misconduct during application.
  • Please note that this event will involve press coverage/photography/filming for the organizer’s PR records and by the media
  • Contents are subject to change without notice.


  • Please use public transport to get to the airport.


Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL promotional event administrative office
*Inquiries desk open weekdays only (excluding Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays)
* We will respond to inquiries in order of receipt. Please note that depending on the number/status of inquiries it may take time for us to reply.


Haneda Airport International Passenger Terminal 4F Edo Butai Stage


Organized by
Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)