Akanko Ainu Kotan Puppet Theater

  • Akanko Ainu Kotan Puppet Theater

Akanko Ainu Kotan Puppet Theater

1st Performance: 'Fundari Kettari Kumagami-sama' 2nd Performance: 'Tiny Kamuy and Slowpoke Kamuy - Forest Friends versus the Raging Bear'
This puppet theatre presentation is based on an Ainu folktale known as an 'uepeker'.

  • Akanko Ainu Kotan Puppet Theater
  • Akanko Ainu Kotan Puppet Theater

1st Performance: 'Fundari Kettari Kumagami-sama'
Original Story: Ainu Folktale
Narration: Kanneri Ashiriro
Transcript: Kanneri Matsu
Script: Masaki Enshu (Sapporo City)
Production: Kitamura Naoki (Fukuoka City)
Art: Obara Shigeru (Nagoya City)
Performance: The People of the Ainu Kotan


2nd Performance: 'Tiny Kamuy and Slowpoke Kamuy - Forest Friends versus the Raging Bear'
The puppets' unique designs add an exciting dynamism to this traditional show, and the use of silhouettes, slides, video, etc. pack even more fun in.
Original Story: Tasuke Yamamoto "The Story the Wren Spirit Told" (Kamuy・Yukar Ainu Rak Kur, Heibonsha)
Script: Masaki Enshu (Drama Kitchen Sapporo)
Production: Kusunoki Tsubame (Puppet Theater Tsubame-ya, Matsumoto City)
Art: Kobotaro (Puppet Show Workshop, Kobe)
Performance: The People of the Ainu Kotan

  • Akanko Ainu Kotan Puppet Theater
  • Akanko Ainu Kotan Puppet Theater

Akanko Ainu Kotan Puppet Theater

●We only accept groups for performances.

  • Admission
    ●Group price for 35 or more people: Adults (Middle school and over) \980 each
    ● Elementary school group price for 70 people and over: \590 each
    ●Middle/High School group price for 50 people and over: \850 each
  • Time Needed
    45 minutes
    *Please enquire upon occasions when Ancient Ceremonial Dance performance times overlap.

Access

Lake Akan Ainu Theater <Ikor>
7-84, Akankoonsen 4-chome, Akancho, Kushiro City, Hokkaido
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