Noh Theater

Constructed inside the main building, this Noh theater is made in a traditional way, with a cedar-bark-thatched roof in the hip-and-gable style and cedar is used for the stage throughout. The kagami-ita (the stage wall) was painted by Matsuno Hideyo, a renowned artist of Japanese painting. The theater has been built to showcase the exquisite traditional Japanese performing art Noh, and it hosts performances of different schools of Noh regularly. The stage pillars are removable, allowing the space to be used for a variety of performances, recitals and art-related and other lectures. It also has facilities for simultaneous interpretation, and can be used for international conferences and symposia. The theater seats 501.


 

Facility rental

 

The Noh Theater is available for renting. With the versatile stage arrangements, this multi-purpose space can be used for lectures, workshops, film screening and various functions.

Rental charges

  Day Entire facility Backstage rooms only
All-day Hourly Backstage rooms (1 to 3) Dress-fitting room
Non-business Weekdays 70,000 yen 15,000 yen 5,000 yen per room per hour 5,000 yen per hour
Weekend/holidays 160,000 yen 25,000 yen
Business event Use of the facilities for rehearsals and/or post-event removal on adjacent days are charged at the above rates. -
Day of event 300,000 yen 50,000 yen
Business event Non-business Business event
Days Weekdays Weekend/holidays Use of the facilities for rehearsals and/or post-event removal on adjacent days are charged at the above rates. Day of event
Entire facilities All-day 70,000 yen 160,000 yen 300,000 ye n
Hourly 15,000 yen 25,000 yen 50,000 yen
Backstage rooms only Backstage rooms (1 to 3) 5,000 yen per room per hour -
Dress-fitting room 5,000 per hour

*Above charges not inclusive of museum admission fee. *The Noh theater is not available outside the Museum’s operating hours.

Facilities

Seating capacity: 501; Backstage rooms: 5; Stage pillars may be removed. Interpretation facility (up to three languages) available. View seating plan

鏡の間

Mirror room

装束の間

Dress-fitting room

楽屋

Backstage rooms (1 to 3)

Inquiry

Noh Theater, MOA Museum of Art TEL. 0557 84 2500


Facilities