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Red Demon

  • Theater / Dance ,
  • Performance

Hideki Noda’s classic masterpiece comes to Theatre East!

Performance of“Red Demon” provides a first look at members of actor training project Tokyo Theatre DoJo, selected by Hideki Noda from over 1700 auditionees.
“Red Demon” was one of the first plays to portray some of the problems facing today’s society like immigration, national borders, and social divisions. For the first time in 16 years, Noda himself will direct the masterpiece developed with actors in Japan, the UK, Thailand and South Korea since the work premiered in 1996.

This performance is being held at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre with measures designed to prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVID 19) infection. When you purchase a ticket please make sure you check “Coronavirus measures at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre and request to visitors
Please note that people with temperatures of over 37.5℃ or who are deemed to be unwell may be refused admission on the day.

Written and directed by

Hideki Noda


Tokyo Theatre DoJo members and others

A team
Ryo Ikeda, Keisuke Oda, Takenori Kaneko, Yukiaki Kiyama,
Yamato Kochi, Fukiko Sasaki, Mayu Suetomi, Takuya Senda, 
Natsuko, Kurodo Hachijoin, Rei Hanashima, So Hirosawa,
Junko Fukai, Sayuri Fujii, Natsumi Mase, Kenta Mishima,
Masakazu Morita

B team
Yuga Akiyama, Ryo Ikeda, Saeko Ura, Keisuke Oda, Masaki Kaji, Takenori KANEKO, Fukiko Sasaki, Mayu Suetomi, Takuya Senda,
Kurodo Hachijoin, Rei Hanashima, So Hirosawa, Junko Fukai,
Sayuri Fujii, Natsumi Mase, Kenta Mishima, Hayato Mori

C team
Asahi Ishikawa, Shiori Ishikawa, Satoshi Kamimura, Itsuki Kawaharada, Ayaka Kondo, Yuji Shirakura, Miki Tanimura, Hanano Teshirogi, Mizuho Nojima, Yuta Matoba, Sawaka Minaguchi, Mala Morgan, Sakurako Moteki, Kotaro Yagi, Tomoki Yoshida, Ryushi, Hirofumi Rokukawa

D team
Asahi Ishikawa, Shiori Ishikawa, Satoshi Kamimura, Ayu Kitaura, Ayaka Kondo, Yuji Shirakura, Miki Tanimura, Hanano Teshirogi, Mizuho Nojima, Makoto Matsumoto, Sawaka Minaguchi, Sakurako Moteki, Masakazu Morita, Kotaro Yagi, Tomoki Yoshida, Tomohiro Yoshida, Ryushi


A team
Friday, July 24 2020, 19:00
Saturday, July 25 2020, 14:00
Sunday, July 26 2020, 14:00
Monday, July 27 2020, 14:00* / 19:00▲
Tuesday, July 28 2020, 19:00◎

B team
Thursday, July 30 2020, 19:00
Friday, July 31 2020, 19:00
Saturday, August 1 2020, 14:00▲ / 19:00*
Sunday, August 2 2020, 14:00◎
Monday, August 3 2020, 19:00

C team
Thursday, August 6 2020, 19:00
Friday, August 7 2020, 19:00
Saturday, August 8 2020, 14:00○
Sunday, August 9 2020, 14:00▲
Monday, August 10 2020, 14:00

D team
Wednesday, August 12 2020, 19:00
Thursday, August 13 2020, 19:00
Friday, August 14 2020, 19:00▲
Saturday, August 15 2020, 14:00○
Sunday, August 16 2020, 14:00

▲: ameras will be installed among audience seats for recording purposes.
○: Pre-performance briefing for the vision-impaired (reservation required)
◎: Portable subtitle players available for the hearing-impaired (reservation required)
*: Additional performances (Cameras will be set in the audience area for video recording)

Hearing loops (audio induction loops) will be in operation at all performances for people with hearing aids and cochlear implants.


[on sale on Saturday, July 11 2020 10:00]
All Seats are Free (with Reference Number)
Advanced ticket:
General Seat: 5,000 yen
Age 65 or over: 4,500 yen
Age 25 or under: 3,500 yen
High school students or under: 1,000 yen
Door ticket:
General Seat: 5,500 yen

*Preschoolers not permitted.
*High school student, 25 and Under and 65 and Over tickets are only sold at the Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre Box Office. (Limited tickets / ID required)
*For guest with disabilities: Discount tickets available. Please contact Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre Box Office or visit the Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre website for more details.
*The program is subject to change.
*Resale for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited.
*Photographing and audio/video recording without permission is strictly prohibited.
*In order to reduce congestion at reception on the day of the performance, we kindly ask that you collect tickets in advance.
*It may take time to get into the venue as visitors will be asked to wait in line and keep their distance. We kindly ask that you arrive at the theater at your earliest convenience.
*In order to maintain social distance in the auditorium, available seating may be limited.

・Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre Box Office
TEL: 0570-010-296 (10:00-19:00 except when theater is closed)
*Cannot be used with certain telephones
Business hours: 10:00-19:00 except when theater is closed

・Ticket Pia (P-code:502-290)
TEL: 0570-02-9999 (24-hour Sound Automatic Correspondence)

Fami Port automatic ticket vendor at Family Mart stores

・Lawson Ticket (L-Code:32014)
TEL: 0570-000-407 (Operator 10:00 – 18:00)
Loppi automatic ticket vendor at Lawson and MINISTOP stores

[Child care service]
Warabeuta by HITOWA Career Support Co., Ltd.
TEL: 0120-415-306 (Weekdays, 9:00-17:00)
Reservation and fee required. A limited number of children is accepted. Please make a reservation no later than one week before the performance you will attend.


Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre Box Office
(10:00-19:00 except when theater is closed)
TEL: 0570-010-296


Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Theatre East


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