Osaka: Bunrakuza

Country: Japan (Nippon)
City: Osaka
Location: Chuo-ku, 1-12-10 Nippon-bashi

Also known as "Kokuritsu Bunraku Gekijo" (National Bunraku Theatre). Built 1979-1983 by Kurokawa Kisho. Opened March 1984. The complex comprises a main theatre (753 seats) and a smaller rehearsal and studio stage (159 seats). Mainly used for performances of Bunraku (traditional puppet theatre).

Links: www.ntj.jac.go.jp, Wikipedia

[Osaka: Bunrakuza] Stamp (Japan, 1984)


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