Under the theme of "Approaching Tokyo Tradition", Arts Council Tokyo, the Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture is organizing a various traditional culture programs.
The aims of the programs are to spread Japanese traditional culture.
平成29年度の事業については、下記よりご確認ください。Please check the website below for the information of the programs to be held from April 2017 to March 2018.
Programs that show authentic traditional performing arts to those who are not familiar with,
such as young people or foreigners, widely transmitting the charm of Japanese traditional culture and performing arts.
大江戸寄席と花街のおどり その七Oedo Vaudeville Show and Traditional Geisha Dances Ⅶ
Two kinds of programs for foreign visitors etc., one to casually experience Japanese traditional culture and performing arts at sightseeing spots, etc.
in Tokyo, and the other that combines the experiential learning and play appreciation.
江戸糸あやつり人形 × 落語 「人情噺 文七元結（ぶんしちもっとい）」 ～年の瀬に観る風物落語 これぞ江戸っ子の心意気～（仮称）Edo String Puppetry & Rakugo Storytelling "The Feeling Story of Bunshichi
Mottoi: Things particular to the turn of the year reveal the Edo spirit" (tentative title)
Experiential program at schools and program that combines coaching at Noh theater, etc.
for a few month and achievement presentations, for children to learn Japanese traditional culture and performing arts.