• Kyodo


A ceremony was held Tuesday to celebrate the completion of the new Kabukiza theater and an adjacent office building called Kabukiza Tower in the Higashiginza district of central Tokyo.

Those present at the event on the top floor of the 29-story Kabukiza Tower included Sakata Tojuro, a kabuki actor recognized by the government as a living national treasure, and officials of kabuki producer Shochiku Co.

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