Shin-Kokuritsu Gekijo Butai Bijutsu (New National Theater - Stage Set & Design) Center
Shin-Kokuritsu Gekijo Butai Bijutsu Center is located in the city of Choshi in Chiba Prefecture. The center maintains and stores stage-related equipment and costumes used in the ballet and opera which are performed at the Shin Kokuritsu Gekijo (New National Theater) at Hatsudai, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, and also displays these materials to the public. It is the first such facility ever in Japan, and includes a warehouse equipped with an automatic receiving system, an art construction building for repairing large stage props, and a museum which houses and displays theater arts-related materials from all over the world. On display in the exhibit area are stage- and film-related materials, including model stages, stage costumes and props.
Address: 1-1044 Toyosatodai, Choshi-shi, Chiba
Admission Fee: 200 yen
Closed: Mondays (if the Monday is a national holiday, the following weekday)
[Walk]JR Shimousa Toyosato Stn./15-min. walk