Hello Japan - Japan Travel Guide

Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall)

Travel Guide - Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall)

InformationInformation

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

TweetsTweets

✨Ghostar ✨(commissions closed) @stuff_n_thingz - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Joe Masky @joe_masky - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
georgia @largeonions - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
peachez @peachez_png - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Trying to improve @fvmarts - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Maximum Love 💖Bomber! @Piratedlion - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
MarsAtoms @marsatoms - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Paula @30_anapaula - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
nat 🦠 @feralwhore - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Jacob Davison @JacobDavison_ - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
SlayaBEE 🐝 @SlayaBEE - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
JozuTime @JozuTime - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Caco 🌞 @Blachs - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
EAT 🌻🐝 @EATincart - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Taichi, do Digimon e Ao no Flag @taichi65_ - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Technop @Tanqnop - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
i would’ve taken the bullet for Cayde @morose_moron - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Parallax_Kimchi @Kim_Novice - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Phillip Chanter @redbloodphill - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
three goblins in a trenchcoat @arrogantGlitch - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
SkeleVee the Pancake Lad🥞 @SkeleVee - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Anna Chop @tomoe_chop - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Zak & the Ugly PS5 Controller ☪️/🇸🇴 @DrillSergeCrazy - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Hazel: Meta Gear RAY @Whassernaym - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Kainé @CactusMaractus - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
telekill catboy @sphrog - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
⚘Ferdinand Rosenthal🌹 @RosyGadabout - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
Amari @Amarimew - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
State Mandated Tupac Hologram @west_side0000 - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3
MilesThestia @MilesThestia - 2020-04-09
RT @mcnostrilcom: I thought of tiny Asakusa wizard so then I had to draw the rest of the party. https://t.co/UnDXJvoiS3

Notes

Information
Basic information about traveling to Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall).
Opening Hours
Opening hours of Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall).
Closed
Closed days or periods of Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall).
Price / Entrance Fee
Price of the entrance ticket or other fees for Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall) (if applicable).
Access / Public Transport
How to get to Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall) with public transportation.
Related Links
Official website of Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall) or other related pages.
Address / Location
Address and map of Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall).
Recommended
List of other recommended sightseeing spots.
Tweets
Tweets related to Asakusa Entertainment Hall (Asakusa Engei Hall).