Traditional events (Kyoto city)
Kyo Odori (Kyoto Dance)
This dance is performed by the maiko and geigi of Miyagawa-cho Kabu-kai. The first performance was put on at the Miyagawa-cho Kaburen-jo Theater in 1950. Depicting famous places and things in Kyoto, the dance enjoys great popularity. After the fifth performance the stage was moved to the Minami-za Theater, but with the completion of a new Miyagawa-cho Kaburen-jo Theater in 1969, the dance returned to its original location.
- Date :
- 2 weeks in beginning of April
- Place :
- Miyagawa-cho Kaburen-jo Theater
- Access :
- 5-minute walk from Shijo Station on the Keihan Line.
- Information :
- Miyagawa-cho Kaburen-jo Theater 075-561-1151