BUNRAKU- Traditional Japanese Puppet Theatre




Nell speak to Mio Yamachita and Harry Siah of The Japan Foundation, Kuala Lumpur on their up coming showcase BUNRAKU- Traditional Japanese Puppet Theatre.

BunrakuWitness the grace and grandeur of a 300 year old Japanese tradition, performed for the first time ever

in South East Asia. BUNRAKU- Traditional Japanese Puppet Theatre is a showcase of fastidious teamwork as three puppeteers per puppet work in perfect unity with live traditional music and vocals. Led by upcoming Living National Treasure of Japan, Kanjuro Kiritake III, and featuring puppets which are intricately maintained historic artefacts, the show is presented in three parts: An interpretation of a harvest celebration dance, an excerpt of the classic “Fox in the Inner Garden”, and a behind-the-scenes demonstration.

Presented in Japanese with English subtitles, in celebration of the 40th Year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation, 50th Anniversary of Japan Club Kuala Lumpur (JCKL), 30th Anniversary of the Japanese Chamber of Trade & Industry, Malaysia (JACTIM)

General Tickets
ICHOU Seats
RM60 (Adults),
RM 30 (Students, Disabled, Senior Citizens, JCKL/JFKL/TAS Card Members)
KITSUNE Floor Seats RM 30 * only available for 29th show.
Premium Tickets
Patrong of BUNRAKU Seats: RM 300 (Limited to 10 seats only)
Premium Seats with:
* Welcome Drink
* Exclusive Autographed Poster
* Photo Session with the Performer
* BUNRAKU Original Goods for Souvenir
* Invitation to the Premier Reception Party (28th June after the show)
SAKURA Seats: RM100 (Limited to 30 seats only)
Premium Seats with:
* Welcome Drink
* Photo Session with the Performer
* BUNRAKU Original Goods for Souvenir
For further enquiries, please contact :
Bunraku in Malaysia 2013 Committee (c/o The Japan Foundation, Kuala Lumpur) at 03-2284-6228