Tokyo: Kabukiza (1924-2010)

Country: Japan (Nippon)
City: Tokyo
Location: Kobikicho

[First Kabukiza built 1889 as a wooden theatre. Destroyed by a fire on 30 Oct 1921].

Second Kabukiza theatre built 1922-1924. Destroyed in World War II. 1950 restored to the 1924 plans. Demolished 2010.

[Subsequently, yet another Kabukiza theatre was built on the site. Opened 28 Mar 2013]

Notable world premieres:

  • Richard Strauss: Festmusik zur Feier des 2600jährigen Bestehens des Kaiserreichs Japan (14 Dec 1940)

Link: Wikipedia

[Tokyo: Kabukiza (1924-2010)] Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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[Tokyo: Kabukiza (1924-2010)] Front Text: "Magnificent Kabuki Theatre, Tokyo"
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[Tokyo: Kabukiza (1924-2010)] Front Text: "The Seat in Kabukiza, Tokyo"
Type: Real Photo
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[Tokyo: Kabukiza (1924-2010)] Front Text: "The Kabukiza Theatre at Kobikicho, Tokyo"
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[Tokyo: Kabukiza (1924-2010)] Front Text: "Kabuki-za Theater, Kobikicho, Kyobashi (Greater Tokyo)"
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[Tokyo: Kabukiza (1924-2010)] Front Text: "Kabuki"
Reverse Text: "Kabuki plays at the Kabuki Theater, Tokyo - Pièces de Kabuki au Theatre du Kabuki, Tokio - Escenas de Kabuki en el Teatro Kabuki, Tokio"
Publisher: NBC Nippon Beauty Color Inc., Japan
Size: Modern
Sent: from Japan to Horhausen (Germany) [postmark illegible]

For another postcard of this theatre, see Tokyo: Takarazuka Gekijo (old).

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