For a quieter evening, why not got to a stage show and experience some traditional form of entertainment? A few theaters in Naha or in the nearby towns regularly host performances of folk dances and theater, as well as kumi-odori, the musical drama of the royal court. Here are a few places where to see and hear the real thing!
National Theater - Okinawa
National Theater Okinawa is the largest institution preserving Ryukyu islands' court dances and musical theater kumi-odori, and training a new generation of artists. Its regular shows are still immensely popular among the locals.
Naha Tenbusu Hall
Traditional arts Thursday
This culture center is located right in the middle of Kokusai Street. Every Thursday night, a different troupe takes the stage for a new traditional performance: dance, theater, folk songs ...
- National Theater - Okinawa
- Naha Tenbusu Hall