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Kyoto Takigi-noh went with lete Yoshikuni Katsu

Kyoto's early summer feature "Kyoto Takigi-noh: noh theater performed at night by a fire." is on its 70th year of being held annually on June 1 and 2 in the grounds of Heian Shrine. With a background of the greenery of the Higashiyama mountains and the vermilion color of the outer hall of worship, performances of Kanze- and Kongoh-style noh plays and Okura-style kyogen plays, and which never fail to draw the audience into the subtle and profound atmosphere of the medieval world. The pictures were taken five years ago.


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