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International Partnerships for Music Program TOKYO Workshop Workshop! Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Music Workshop "Tora and Shiroko's story" Discover a whole new world broadening with music across all ages—from infants to adults

Let's plant seeds together with a cat and a mouse and grow them with lovely music!

* Upon attending the performance, please visit this link to go through our precautionary measures and notice to visitors to help prevent the COVID-19 spread.
Please note that there might be changes depending on decisions and orders by the Japanese and Tokyo Metropolitan Government and other governmental authorities.

Date Sun, May 22, 2022
[1] 10:30-11:15 (Check-in 10:00-10:20)
[2] 12:00-12:45 (Check-in 11:30-11:50) Performed in English

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Rehearsal Room

Genre Workshop TBK productions Tora and Shiroko's story
Admission Ages [1] 19-35 months
[2] Age 3-8

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan

Movie contentsYouTube

Scenes from “Tora and Shiroko’s story”

Notice to all workshop attendees

Please follow the below precautions. Your understanding and cooperation are much appreciated to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

⁃ Our staff members conduct temperature screening for all those who are entering the venue. If you have a fever of 37.5°C/99.5°F or higher, we ask you not to attend the workshop. Also, if one of your participating group members has a fever, we ask the rest of the members not to attend.

⁃ We ask you not to come to the venue if you seem to have symptoms such as a fever, cough, sneezing, sore throat, or simply not feeling well.

⁃ Wear a face mask to cover your nose and mouth. If you attend with small children who have difficulty with wearing masks, please show consideration for others.

⁃ Wash and disinfect your hands frequently. Hand sanitizers are placed at the reception desk.

⁃ We will partially change the seating arrangement and stage direction to maintain social distancing.

⁃ We will not have photo shooting after the workshop for the time being.

Admission details

[1] Participant: 19-35 months, Companion: up to 2 persons in middle school or older per participant

[2] Participant: Age 3-8, Companion: 1 person in middle school or older per participant

* The admission ages are determined as of the actual date of the event.

Participants or companions other than those of the eligible ages are not admitted.

* We may verify the attendee’s age at ticket purchase or the venue on the day of the event.

Maximum number of participants

8 groups per class

Workshop Leaders

TAKATA Yukako, YOSHIZAWA Nobutaka (Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Workshop Leaders)

PhotoTAKATA Yukako, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Workshop Leader
PhotoYOSHIZAWA Nobutaka, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Workshop Leader


Prices (tax included)

Participant 550yen Companion 550yen Pre-sale sold out

[Day tickets]

[1] Only tickets for companions go on sale at 10:00.

[2] Tickets not available.

On Sale Date

Sat, Mar 19, 2022

BOX Office

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Box Office (by telephone, in person, online)

Other Information

On participating in workshops

* Check-in place: Foyer of Recital Hall

* The seat number will be assigned at check-in. Please come to the reception with the full members of the attending group.

* There will be an event insurance registration (the fee is included in the ticket) at check-in. Please allow enough time to get into the reception.

* Attendees must agree to the term that photography and video recording may occur during the workshop for our publicity and other materials.

* Nursing room is available for the classes for age 3 years and younger.

* Please join with easy-to-move outfits.

* There are certain movements for a pair of one child and one or more companions during the workshop. Please note that the staffs cannot assist in case 2 children participate with one companion.

* The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.

* Child care service is available. (Reservation and fee required. Limited number of children is accepted.)

Event Child Care Service: Mother’s 0120-788-222

Reservation must be made by Fri, May 13, 17:00


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Production Section +81-3-3828-2111

Organizers & Supporters

Organizer: Tokyo Metropolitan Government/Tokyo Bunka Kaikan operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture

Cooperation: Tamagawa University College of Education and College of Art, Department of Music

Endorsed by: Embassy of Portugal/Taito-ku Board of Education

Planning & Production: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Production Section

Partners & Grantors

Supported by: Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan