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Let's Create Opera!—Create props for the opera stage (Crafts making)

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  • Workshop

Let’s Create Opera!—Create props for the opera stage (Crafts making)

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

Date & Time

Workshop 1
Saturday, August 1, 2020 10:30 – 12:30
Venue: TAMASHIN RISURU Hall (TACHIKAWA civic hall), Basement Gallery

Workshop 2
Saturday, August 1, 2020 14:30 – 16:30
Venue: TAMASHIN RISURU Hall (TACHIKAWA civic hall), Basement Gallery

Workshop 3
Sunday, August 2, 2020 10:30 – 12:30
Venue: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Large Conference Room

Workshop 4
Sunday, August 2, 2020 14:30 – 16:30
Venue: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Large Conference Room

Presentation of the workshop results:
At the dress rehearsal viewing on Saturday, August 29
Venue: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall
*Participating in only the dress rehearsal viewing is not allowed. (The dress rehearsal viewing is free of charge.)
*One companion per participant is invited to the dress rehearsal viewing. Pre-school children are not allowed to attend the rehearsal.
*We will use certain parts of created works for the actual props and stage set of the performance.
*This is a dress rehearsal for Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Opera BOX: “Amahl and the Night Visitors”

Age

Elementary 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

TAMASHIN RISURU Hall (August 1, 2020): approx. 40 per class
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan (August 2, 2020): approx. 20 per class
*A lottery shall be conducted if the number of applications exceeds the limit.
*The workshop is conducted only in Japanese.

Workshop fee

550 yen
*Please pay by cash at the check-in on the workshop day.

Instructors

Stage design: Hiroko Matsuo
Costume design: Emi Masuda (Moma Workshop)
Prop: Noriko Mihara (The Stuff)
and more

Application

Application period
Thursday, May 7 – Friday, June 26
*The application must arrive no later than the designated period.

Result
The result will be sent in the middle of July.
*The result will be sent by post to all the applicants. We do not answer to any inquiries on the result.

How to apply

  • Download the application form and fill out the form.
  • 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.

Postal address for application
Attn: “Crafts making” 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.

Contact

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

Venues

TAMASHIN RISURU Hall (TACHIKAWA civic hall), Tokyo Bunka Kaikan

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Credit

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