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Noh Theater

Good afternoon minna-san. Have you ever experienced the Noh Teater? We of Sakura House sometimes organize a related event, that every time surprises the participants, who can enjoy an unique japanese tradition. But what is Noh Theater? The Noh started in Japan in the 14th century. This kind of theater, unlike the “popular” Kabuki, presupposed a high-level culture to be understood, and its texts were constructed so as to be freely interpreted by the viewer. It is characterized by a certain slowness and by the use of characteristic masks. The scene is very simple and empty, except for the “kagami-ita”, a painting of a pine, built on a wooden panel […]