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Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall)

Travel Guide - Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall)

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Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall) is the only vaudeville theater where Rakugo (comic story telling) is performed every day in Asakusa. The hall offers a wide variety of performances, such as Rakugo, Manzai (comic dialogue), Mandan (comic monologue), Kyokugei (acrobatics), Monomane (impersonations), Kamikiri (paper cutouts) and magic shows.
The place used to be a vaudeville theater called "Toyo Gekijo Theater (today's Toyokan Theater in the same building)". Toyo Gekijo Theater has produced big comedians, such as Kiyoshi Atsumi, Kinichi Hagimoto, and Takeshi Kitano (Beat Takeshi).

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 11:40 – 21:00 (except special performances)

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 2,800 yen (General, Adult)
  • 2,300 yen (Student)
  • 1,500 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from Asakusa Station on the Tsukuba Express (03)
  • 5 minutes walk from Tawaramachi Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G18)
  • 8 minutes walk from Asakusa Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G19), Tobu Skytree Line (TS01), or Toei Asakusa Line (A18)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-43-12, Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 111-0032

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