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Music Program TOKYO Music Education Program

Let's Create Opera!—Perform the opera characters (Sing, Act/Dance)

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

Application Guidelines

Date & Time
Thu (NH), Jul 23–Sun, Aug 30, 2020
Elementary school–High school students
Presentation of the workshop results The participants will appear on the stage of the opera performance on
Sun, Aug 30.
Venue Tokyo Bunka Kaikan and other venues
*Caregivers of the 4th grade or younger elementary school students must pick-up/drop-off their children at the venue.
Flyer and application guidelines Flyer and application guidelines (PDF: only in Japanese )
Maximum number of participants approx. 15 (Sing, Act: approx. 10/ Dance: approx. 5)
*A lottery drawing shall be conducted if the number of applications exceeds the limit.
*The workshop is conducted only in Japanese.
Instructors Conductor: SONODA Ryuichiro
Director: IWATA Tatsuji
Assistant director: HASHIZUME Yoko
Children’s chorus instructor: TANAKA Mika
Dance instructor: WASHIDA Midori
Children’s acting instructor: INAYAMA Akiko
and more
Workshop fee 2,200yen
Application period Thu, May 7–Fri, Jun 12, 2020 (The result will be sent in early July.)
*The application must arrive no later than the designated period.
*The result will be sent by post to all the applicants. We do not answer to the inquiries on the result.
How to apply
  1. Download the application form on this page and fill out the form.
  2. 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).
  3. After closing the application, the result notification will be sent by post to all the applicants.
  4. Please process the payment following the notification attached with the result only sent to the participants.
    *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.
Application form Sing, Act : Application form (PDF: only in Japanese)
Dance : Application form (PDF: only in Japanese)
Postal address for application, contact for inquiries "Sing, Act/Dance" team of "Let's Create Opera!"
Production section, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
5-45, Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8716
TEL. +81-3-3828-2111 (Weekdays 10:00–16:00)

Other Information

*The program is subject to change under certain circumstances.

Organizers & Supporters Organizers: Tokyo Metropolitan Government/Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, Arts Council Tokyo
Supported by: Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan
Planning & Production: Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Production Section