Regularly Scheduled Shows of the Magnificent Iwami Kagura
  Magnificent!  ~Feel the Heart of Japanese Mythology!~
The use of magnificent colors and rhythmical melodies help recreate the world depicted in folklore, which are quite a spectacular show. Originally a performance performed by Shinto priests to the local deities, but started being performed by ordinary dancers during the Meiji period which caused it to take root as the local form of entertainment.
 
MASUDA
  3rd Floor, Masuda Station Bldg. EAGA,  17-1 Ekimae-cho, Masuda, Shimane 698-0024   MAP
  19:30-21:00 on Saturday, Jan-Aug.
  Ages 16<: 500yen/person (400yen for groups of 10 or more)
        Ages 15>: Free, General seeting
  0856-31-0331 (Masuda City Tourism Division)
 
TSUWANO
  Tsuwano Onsen Nagomi-no-sato,   256 Washibara, Tsuwano, Kanoashi, Shimane  699-5613  MAP
  11:00 / 14:00 on 1st and 3rd Sunday, Year-round
  Free, General seating
 0856-72-1771 (Tsuwano Tourism Association)
 
 
 

Visit Iwami Kagura Training Hall

  • TOWN:MASUDA
  • TIME:1 hour
  • PRICE:1,000yen

The use of magnificent colours and rhythmical melodies help recreate the world depicted in folklore, which create quite a spectacle. Come backstage and touch the magnificent costumes and various types of masks used in this dynamic show. It is important to understand the power and passion of the people who are behind the support of this form of local entertainment.

 
 60min.  20:00-21:00 on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
 1,000yen / person
 Minimum of 1 person