Program of Japan Week in Prague, 2017

Almost 1300 artists will present the traditional and modern Japanese culture and art - entrance free!

(for some performances an online reservation is needed)

11/17 (Sat) | 11/19 (Sun) | 11/20 (Mon) | 11/21 (Tue) | 11/22 (Wed) | 11/23 (Thu)

11/18/2017 - Saturday

The festival opening

Venue: The Oldtown Square
Time: 1 pm ~ 3:30 pm

Open-air performances:

2 pm - Greetings and speeches:

  • Greeting by the Prague mayor, Ms.Adriana Krnáčová
  • Greeting by the Japanese ambassador
  • Speeches of the Japanese organizers

Evening performance

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Forum Hall
Time: 6:30 pm ~ 9:30 pm

Performers:

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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11/19/2017 - Sunday

The exhibition opening

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Time: 11 am ~ 11:30 am

11 am - Ribbon Cutting:

  • Speeches by the Prague city representatives
  • Speeches by the Japanese organizers

Exhibitions and workshops

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Terraces 1 and 2, South hall
Time: 10 am ~ 6 pm

Performers:

Tea ceremony (1)

Performers: The tea school Seifu-ryu

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: South hall
Time: 10 am ~ 4:30 pm (last at 4 pm)

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Tea ceremony (2)

Performers: The tea school Izumi (fountain)

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Meeting hall V
Time: 11 am ~ 6 pm (last at 5 pm)

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Evening performance (1)

Venue: The Municipal House
Hall: Smetana Hall
Time: 7:30 pm ~ 10 pm

Performers:

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

Evening performance (2)

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Forum hall
Time: 4 pm ~ 7 pm

Performers:


LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

11/20/2017 - Monday

Exhibitions and workshops

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Terraces 1 and 2, South hall
Time: 10 am ~ 6 pm

Performers:

Tea ceremony

Performers: Hananokai Omotesenke Tea Academy

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: South hall
Time: 11 am ~ 5 pm (last at 4:15 pm)

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Recitation

Performers: 2 from Echigo

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Meeting hall V
Time: 6 pm ~ 6:30 pm

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Evening performance

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Forum hall
Time: 7 pm ~ 9:30 pm

Performers:

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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11/21/2017 - Tuesday

Exhibitions and workshops

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Terraces 1 and 2, South hall
Time: 10 am ~ 6 pm

Performers:

Tea ceremony

Performers: Tea school Rakuchikai

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: South hall
Time: 11 am ~ 4 pm (last at 3:15 pm)

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Evening performance

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Forum hall
Time: 7 pm ~ 9:30 pm

Performers:

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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11/22/2017 - Wednesday

Exhibitions and workshops

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Terraces 1 and 2, South hall
Time: 10 am ~ 6 pm

Performers:

Tea ceremony

Performers: Showakai

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: South hall
Time: 10 am ~ 5 pm (last at 4 pm)

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Evening performance

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Forum hall
Time: 7 pm ~ 9:30 pm

Performers:

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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11/23/2017 - Thursday

Exhibitions and workshops

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Terraces 1 and 2, South hall
Time: 10 am ~ 6 pm

Performers:

Tea ceremony

Performers: Soyukai

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: South hall
Time: 10 am ~ 5 pm (last at 4:10 pm)

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Puppet theatre

Program: Traditional fairy tale Momotaro
Performers: Kurikinton theatre

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Meeting hall V
Time: 4 pm ~ 4:30 pm, 6 pm ~ 6:30 pm

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Evening performance

Venue: Prague Congress Centre
Hall: Forum hall
Time: 7 pm ~ 9:30 pmm

Performers:

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS, ONLINE RESERVATION NEEDED (free)

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Prague Congress Centre

Kongresové Centrum Praha
5. května 1640/65
140 21 Praha 4

Tel: 261 171 111

www.praguecc.cz

Municipal House

Obecní dům
Náměstí Republiky 5
111 21 Praha 1

Tel: 222 002 107

www.obecnidum.cz

We would like to thank the language school JapanesePoint for the help with interpreting.