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Korakukan

2 Matsunoshita Kosakakozan, Kosaka-machi, Kazuno-gun 017-0202, Akita Prefecture
+81 186-29-3732
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An amazing small-town theater

Residents of a thriving mining town needed entertainment, so they got a theater with a fashionable... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2016
David M
,
Vero Beach, Florida
Odd but interesting...

I don't think Kosaka gets many English-speaking tourists, so it's not really set up for people like... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2014
peter_drome
,
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good63%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
27 Oct 2016
“An amazing small-town theater”
9 Oct 2014
“Odd but interesting...”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Matsunoshita Kosakakozan, Kosaka-machi, Kazuno-gun 017-0202, Akita Prefecture
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+81 186-29-3732
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Residents of a thriving mining town needed entertainment, so they got a theater with a fashionable "western" exterior and a thoroughly traditional Japanese interior, where you sit on a cushion on the floor, and there's runways for performers to and from the stage, not to...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

I don't think Kosaka gets many English-speaking tourists, so it's not really set up for people like us whose Japanese is basic to say the least. However, it makes up for it with enthusiasm and open-heartedness. This is the 100 year old theatre that appeared...More

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