Shinjuku Specialties

Let's laugh in special feature Shinjuku!

Theater where seasonal comedian performs live from variety hall to be able to enjoy rakugo in Shinjuku-ku where old and new various entertainment fuses,
There is to mimicry show restaurant and can enjoy various laughter with all one's might.
We introduce spot to be able to enjoy laughter of Shinjuku-ku this time.

Shinjuku Suehirotei

In the chair seat, all box seats are unreserved seats, too. It is having fun that sees at various seats if we go many times
It is authorized by the first of Shinjuku-ku area cultural assets

The left: Balcony seats that are opened only when the first floor becomes full. View is good, and this is recommended, too

The right: Stand which original goods and drink can buy

We leave taste of variety hall of the Edo era

Vaudeville theater of wooden building only in 1946 (Showa 21) construction, Tokyo. There are chair seat and box seat with tatami mat floor and conveys taste of variety hall which Edoite got absorbed in at the present. It is prosperous so as to stand to watch on the weekend at time when popular comic story teller appears. Mainly on rakugo, it is attractive to be able to enjoy entertainments such as comic dialogue or acrobatic feats. Late-night variety hall which young comic story teller performed on Saturday appeared on was so that Shota Shunpuutei before becoming comic story teller saw well.

3-6-12, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku

☎ 03-3351-2974

Business hours: Matinee 12:00-16:30/
Evening performance 17:00-21:00
Holiday December 30 and 31

Kinokuniya Hall

There is appearance of popular comic story teller, too!

In the fourth-floor hall of Kinokuniya Book Store Shinjuku Main Store building, we start Kinokuniya variety hall in the opening those days of 1964 (Showa 39). Sanpei Hayashiya acted as the first chicken. It is held once a month while centering on classical storytelling from the tenth. On March 15, this year, we reach the 639th. The second, young person, the nucleus of qualification given to comic storyteller and five expert comic story tellers appear and can excite venue.

3-17-7, Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku Kinokuniya Book Store Shinjuku Main Store 4F

☎ 03-3354-0141

Business hours: It fluctuates by performance
Holiday No fixed holiday

Kagurazaka of early summer rises by laughter

The tenth
Kagurazaka rakugo Festival

Hold rakugo festival in Kagurazaka which was accumulation place of general public entertainment including variety hall and variety theater from the times of Meiji, the Taisho era; and is the tenth year this year. Influential figure of rakugo world flocks from seasonal comic storyteller.

The ninth Kagurazaka rakugo Festival
The left: The Kyotaro Yanagiya right: Peach moon hermitage sacred white sake
  • Bishamon variety hall Saturday, June 23, 2018

    Appearance Matinee (the 14:00 start) will n bridge, sacred white sake, sentence chrysanthemum, will n five
    Night seat (the 18:00 start) swallow course, Buzo, 33, komichi
    Fees 3,000 yen
    [Venue] Zenkokuji Temple study (5-36, Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku)
    *We held and were finished
  • Ushigome rakugo society Saturday, June 30, 2018

    Appearance Matinee (the 14:00 start) tachibanakorejo, song Musashi, kyotaro, kikukorejo
    Night seat (the 18:00 start) Konma, senryu, gold eight, horsetail
    Fees Booking 3,500 yen, 3,700 yen on that day
    [Venue] Shinjuku Ward Ushigome chest inhabitant of a ward hall (15, Tansumachi, Shinjuku-ku)
    *We held and were finished

Anyone can enjoy casually

Okubo plaza variety hall

In Okubo sports plaza, we hold variety hall at frequency around once in month. Let alone beginner, comic story teller of ability group that person of tsuu can enjoy appears.

  • Monday every month first in every month variety hall

    Time It opens at start 10:00 at 10:30
    Fees 400 yen
  • Four seasons variety hall "summer" Sunday, June 24, 2018

    Time It opens at start 13:00 at 13:30
    Fees 600 yen
    *We held and were finished
  • Special variety hall "summer variety hall of evening" Saturday, August 18, 2018

    Time It opens at start 18:30 at 19:00
    Fees 800 yen
    *We held and were finished

[Venue] Okubo sports plaza 3F Japanese-style room (3-7-42, Okubo, Shinjuku-ku)

The inquiry Shinjuku future creation foundation Sports Division

☎ 03-3232-7701

*It is information as of March, 2018.
Shinjuku Convention & Visitors Bureau
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