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2018.04.12

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Yokohama Nigiwai-za 
(Please note that this page was created using Google's automatic translation service and understand that because of this, its translation may not necessarily be accurate.)

The mirea editorial department sneaks into an artistic space!
ART SPOT FILE-No.9

Plenty of downtown atmosphere! Touch popular entertainment in Noge, a popular area
Yokohama bustle

The town of Yokohama, which used to be crowded with occupants and theaters, was always lively every day. With the desire to carry on that culture and the voice that "the power of laughter will revitalize the city," "Yokohama Nigiwaiza" was born in 2002 in Noge, a specialty museum for popular performing arts. Have you ever visited a precious place where you can get close to popular performing arts such as rakugo, manzai, and street performance?

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
Currently, the second generation director is Master Katsura Kamaru, a native of Yokohama and living. It seems that the memorial photo spot on the 2nd floor, where the director Utamaru's panel is installed, is popular regardless of age or sex. You can rent a Happi coat and a fan, so please take this as a commemorative photo.

The main entertainment hall is on the 3rd and 4th floors. Large, such as red and white lanterns and pier seats that create a sense of occupancyThe space that creates the atmosphere of popular performing arts will spread.
Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

There is a shop outside the hall where you can buy bento boxes, sweets, etc.
Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
There is also beer and sake, and it is also popular here that you can bring food and drinks to the hall and enjoy the performance while you have a drink!

I took a special look at the stage and the backstage, so I will introduce a little bit!
Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
This is the actual stage. Because the skills of the 噙 家 s are amazing, I'm drawn into it and I feel it's very close ... It's wider than I expected.

And finally behind the scenes Sneak into!
Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Do you know what's going on here? Actually, it's a taiko drum set up on the stage sleeve that tells the opening. The sound of the taiko drum that is being used to inform customers who are resting in the foyer or toilets in front of the entertainment hall that "it's about to begin!"

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
Check the monitor on this monitor to see how the customers are entering and the actual stage.

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
Also on the stage sleeves, we are preparing for a baby accompaniment to liven up when the 噙 家 appears. With the live musical accompaniment played in this way, Mr. Masaya appeared on the stage! It's a stylish production that you can feel when you are in the "Yoseki".

I also took a look at the dressing room area. In what kind of space are the performers waiting to be in play?
Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
This is the dressing room. It looks neat and comfortable ~!

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Western-style rooms are also available.

By the way, there is a table like this on the table in the corridor lined with dressing rooms! Do you know what it is?
Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
In the corridor of the dressing room is a storybook. It's written with a handwriting, "Rakuro Tadashi". What, the performers have continued to write the "Neta (play)" of the performance since the opening. On the day of the event, the performers will look at "who played what and when" and so on. The performers on this day also carefully checked their previous stories.

There are also such things in the corridor.
Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Now, leave the dressing room and go to the general information / information corner on the second floor.
Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama

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In addition to ticket sales and reception of facility use, original goods are also sold here. In addition, the signatures of the famous family members are also displayed !!

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
As a permanent exhibition, materials related to popular performing arts and photographs of the old Noge area are also displayed.

Laugh, cry, and laugh again ... Let's go to a moving "yoseki" in Yokohama
"Yokohama Niwaiwaza" is a place where you can enjoy solo concerts and family gatherings, as well as live music and dance shows, as well as "Yokohama Niwawai Shiseido" that focuses on rakugo. Have a good laugh, and sometimes it's just a bit of a grind, perfect for tired gymnastics! Please invite family and friends to come and visit us.

  • Yokohama Nigiwai-za
  • Yokohama Nigiwai-za
  • Yokohama Nigiwai-za

Yokohama Nigiwaiza was born as a museum dedicated to popular performing arts such as rakugo, manzai and street performance. The town of Yokohama, which once lived in a row of banquet halls and play huts, was bright every day. Yokohama Nigiwaiza has come a long way as a place to inherit traditions and enjoy entertainment, and to create new entertainment.

  • Address
    3-110-1, Nogemachi, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa
  • TEL
    045-231-2525
  • Business Hour
    10:00 ~ 21:00 * The shop (Noge Chaya) is only available at the performance hall

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