“Traditional popular entertainments are performed since Meiji period!”
Asakusa Engei Hall is open all year round and you can enjoy variety of traditional Japanese mass entertainments here! It is one of the four halls in Tokyo offering Rakugo performances (a traditional comic storytelling) on a regular basis. Rakugo, magic shows, traditional acrobatics, Kamikiri (a traditional paper-cutting performance),and more are performed. It has daytime and evening programs.
1-43-12 Asakusa, Taito City, Tokyo
(3 minutes walk from “Asakusa Sta.”)