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Japanese Puppet Theater Performance

Presented by Japan Society of Boston at Jewett Art Center Lower Foyer at Wellesley College, Wellesley MA

Mar 05 2019
Japanese Puppet Theater Performance

An elite Japanese puppet performance group is coming to the US from Japan! Don’t miss your opportunity to see this exceptional symbiosis of puppetry, storytelling, and music.

Hachioji Kuruma Ningyo Puppet Theater

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 from 6PM
Jewett Auditorium, Wellesley College
106 Central Street, Wellesley Hills, MA

Join us for a rare opportunity to experience a full-scale production of kuruma ningyo puppetry with chanting and live shamisen music.

The Japan Society of Boston presents Nishikawa Koryu V, the fifth grand master of the Hachioji Kuruma Ningyo Puppet Theater. Kuruma ningyo is a unique style of puppetry where artists perform, while sitting on a wooden

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Tickets are available online now at

$45 General Admission | $30 JSB Members | $15 Students and children
Members of the Wellesley College community are free.
Non-reserved seating

Contact: (617) 514-7345


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Jewett Art Center Lower Foyer at Wellesley College

106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02482

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