A Visit to See Kanazawa Geigi's Practice Session!

You will have the rare chance to see geisha practising, not usually available to the public! You can also experience taiko drums. Don't miss this opportunity!

In Kanazawa, there are three teahouse districts : Higashi, Nishi, and Kazue-machi,

where a number of Kanazawa geigi devote themselves to daily practice in order to

obtain and pass on traditional skills.

Please enjoy Kanazawa geigi's traditional performing arts and experience hospitality!


Details of this event

- Singing and dancing by Kanazawa geigi

- Taiko drum performance by Kanazawa geigi

- Taiko drum experience


◎To all participants

Teahouses in Kanazawa’s teahouse district are places where geisha entertain guests. Guests are usually regulars and only guests that are invited by those regulars are allowed.  

This project is being carried out by Kanazawa City and the Kanazawa City Tourism Association with the special cooperation of the teahouse for the purpose of education and passing down of the teahouse culture.


We ask for your understanding and cooperation regarding the following when participating

■Please be careful not to damage the interior of Ryotei Kumiai office. Please refrain from walking bare feet in Ryotei Kumiai office, please wear socks. If it rains, please bring a change of socks. 

■The venue’s tatami room is usually on the second floor, please note that there is no elevator to the second floor.

■You will be asked to sit on a cushion in a Japanese-style room. You do not have to sit upright. Please feel free to sit comfortably while enjoying the event. 

■Drinking alcohol is not allowed.

■Please be respectful and mindful of Ryotei Kumiai office, geisha, and other guests. You will be asked to leave if an occurrence happens.

■Preschoolers are not allowed to participate or enter the room.


Information

Organizer
Tourism Policy Section, City of Kanazawa
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Price
1,000 yen- (Pay at check-in. Cash only!)
*Children aged 5 and under cannot participate the event.
Inclusions
Tax included
Date
Higashi: July 6, 13, 20
Nishi: July 13, 20, August 10
Kazue-machi: July 6, 13, 20
Time
1:00PM(Door Opens at 12:40)-2:00PM
Duration
About 60 minutes
Location
Higashi Ryotei Kumiai office
Nishi Ryotei Kumiai office
Kazue-machi Ryotei Kumiai office
Parking Capacity
0
Capacity
20 people per venue
*Bookings will be accepted in the order they are received, until all places are taken.
Cancellation
To cancel your reservation, please let us know by 5:00PM on a day before the event.

Organizer

Address
1-1-1 Hirosaka, Kanazawa, Ishikawa
Business Day
Monday through Friday (closed on Saturdays, Sundays, National holidays, and year-end new year holidays)
Business Hours
9:00~17:45
Phone
076-220-2194

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