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Young kabuki actors and their veteran peers paraded Wednesday in the Ginza district in central Tokyo to celebrate the reopening of the landmark Kabuki-za theater next week.

An estimated 30,000 people lined up along the 400-meter parade route despite drizzly weather to catch the rare sight of 63 kabuki performers together, including popular young actors Ichikawa Somegoro and Ichikawa Ebizo.

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