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Music Program TOKYO Music Education Program

Let's Create Opera!—Learn the entire production: Direction, Set designs, Stage settings, Stage management, Costumes, Lighting, Music, and Production

An exciting workshop for creating an opera for the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Opera Box with professional creators that the participants are involved from the initial preparation.

Event details

Date & Time Thu (NH), Jul 23–Sun, Aug 30, 2020
Venue Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, TAMASHIN RISURU Hall
and other places
Schedule Please check the application form for the details.
Flyer and application guidelines Flyer and application guidelines (PDF) *Only in Japanese
Ages 18-25 years old (Shall be consulted if the applicant is younger or older than the qualified ages)
- University or College students
- Those who study set designs or arts management
- Those who aim to become set designers, stage creators, or music-related technical staffs
Applicant Eligibility You must participate during the whole period from the initial preparation through the actual performance date.
Maximum number of participants Approx. 5-10
*Application screening conducted
*The workshop is conducted only in Japanese.
Outlines On-site training at the sections which participants requested or major in
Instructors Conductor: SONODA Ryuichiro
Director: IWATA Tatsuji
Stage design: MATSUO Hiroko
Lighting design: OSHIMA Masao (Art Stage Lighting Group Inc.)
Costume design: MASUDA Emi (Moma Workshop)
Stage director: ITO Jun (The stuff)
Assistant director: HASHIZUME Yoko
and more
Workshop fee 2,200yen (The price will not change regardless of the number of attending days.)
Application period Thu, Jun 4–Fri, Jul 3, 2020
*The application must arrive no later than the above period.
*The result will be sent by post to all the applicants. We do not answer to any inquiries on the result by telephone.
Linked Performance Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Opera BOX: "Amahl and the Night Visitors"
Sun, Aug 30, 2020 15:00


How to apply
  1. Download the application formPDF 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. The notification of the payment is included only for the enrolled participants.
*Please note that the documents submitted will not be returned to the applicants.
*Any personal information provided is managed strictly under the privacy policy of the Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture, and we strictly limit the use to contacting and informing participants on this workshop.
Application form Application Form (PDF) *Only in Japanese
Postal address for application and contact for inquiries Attn: "Learn the entire production" 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