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Imayo-awase Traditional Poetry Competition

This event is a revival of the sung poetry competition “Imayo Uta-awase” which was held in Hoju-ji Temple for fifteen days beginning on September 1st, 1174. Skillful poets will improvise “imayo” (popular songs of the Heian Period, 794-1183), and classical musicians and dancers will perform in this event rich with traditional arts.

Date & Time

October 14 (Sun), 2018 3:00 p.m.

Venue

Hoju-ji Temple

Directions

City Bus 206 or 208 to “Hakubutsukan Sanjusangendo-mae” bus stop

Price

1,000 yen

Category

Concerts & Theatrical Arts