The Yokohama Noh Theater’s main stage was built in 1875 for the estate of former lord of the Kaga domain and was later moved to the estate of former lord of Takamatsu domain, where it was known as the Somei Noh Stage. The stage was later dismantled. Currently the stage is restored using the original components.
Yokohama Noh Theater has a second stage as well as studio rooms for rehearsals and classes. The theater hold regular exhibition of Noh and Kyogen’s costumes and musical instruments, and occasionally hold special exhibition regarding Japanese traditional arts.
|Address:||27-2 Momijigaoka, Nishi, Yokohama 220-0044|
|Noh stage:||5.91 meters square|
|Hashi-gakari:||2.42 meters wide and 10.26 meters long|
|Audience seating:||The theater seats 486
(including 5 spaces for wheelchair use)
|Stage:||Area of the stage is the same as the main stage|
|Backstage rooms:||two Japanese-style rooms (each 10 m2)|
|Audience Seating:||Accommodate about 60 people on carpet.|
|Rooms:||Four rooms, each 20 m2 in area. One has a wooden floor.|
|Rooms:||Four rooms, each about 16.5 m2 in area.|