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Let's Create Opera!—Perform the opera characters (Sing, Act/Dance)

  • Music ,
  • Theater / Dance ,
  • Kids / Youth ,
  • Workshop

Let’s Create Opera!—Perform the opera characters (Sing, Act/Dance)

A popular program linked to the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Opera Box gives kids challenge to create a full-scale opera

Date & Time

Thursday, July 23 – Sunday, August 30, 2020
Presentation of the workshop results: The participants will appear on the stage of the opera performance on Sunday, August 30.

*The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.


Elementary school – High school students
*Caregivers of the 4th grade or younger elementary school students must pick-up/drop-off their children at the venue.

Maximum number of participants

Approx. 15 (Sing, Act: approx. 10/ Dance: approx. 5)
*A lottery drawing shall be conducted if the number of applications exceeds the limit.
*The workshop is conducted only in Japanese.

Workshop fee

2,200 yen


Conductor: Ryuichiro Sonoda
Director: Tatsuji Iwata
Assistant director: Yoko Hashizume
Children’s chorus instructor: Mika Tanaka
Dance instructor: Midori Washida
Children’s acting instructor: Akiko Inayama
and more


Application period
Thursday, May 7 – Friday, May 29 Friday, June 12, 2020
*The application must arrive no later than the designated period.
*The application period has been extended.

The result will be sent in late June early July.
*The result will be sent by post to all the applicants. We do not answer to the inquiries on the result.

How to apply

  • Download the application form on this page and fill out the form.
    Application form (PDF: only in Japanese)[Sing, Act/Dance]
  • Send the form by post to the below address enclosing with a self-addressed and 84yen-stamped replying envelope (Choukei-#3: 120 x 235 mm).
  • After closing the application, the result notification will be sent by post to all the applicants.
  • Please process the payment following the notification attached with the result only sent to the participants.

Postal address for application
“Sing, Act/Dance” team of “Let’s Create Opera!”
Production section, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
5-45, Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8716

*Please note that the documents submitted will not be returned to the applicants.
*You can apply for all workshop classes; however, you cannot participate in 2 or more classes.


Production section, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
TEL. 03-3828-2111 (Weekdays 10:00 – 16:00)


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Organized by
Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan / Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)
Supported by
Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan