Famous Kabuki theatre reopens

Updated: Apr 02, 2013 16:04 IST

Geisha women pose in front of the re-built Kabukiza theatre in Tokyo before they enter to watch second stage of the day of Japanese traditional kabuki act. The curtains went up at a new theatre dedicated to Japan's centuries-old kabuki performing art, heralding the fifth iteration of one of the country's most important playhouses. AFP Photo
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Geisha women pose in front of the re-built Kabukiza theatre in Tokyo before they enter to watch second stage of the day of Japanese traditional kabuki act. The curtains went up at a new theatre dedicated to Japan's centuries-old kabuki performing art, heralding the fifth iteration of one of the country's most important playhouses. AFP Photo

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