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Things to do: Concerts, poetry, dancing and even a puppet show at Lake Biwa


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Sing, dance and play on the scenic shores of Lake Biwa – Biwako Hall is an arts center fully equipped to provide exciting experiences of top class performing arts.

From the land of fresh water, the wings of arts spread free to fly into the future.

Opera, ballet, musicals and classical concerts – a kaleidoscope of performing arts is staged in the Main Theatre. Once the curtain rises, the performers and the audience join in a celebration of arts.

Biwako Hall Summer Festa will run from Sunday until July 28 in Otsu, Shiga Prefecture.

The event will feature concerts, storytelling, poetry reading, a puppet show and dancing. There is no admission fee for some of the attractions.

The hall is a three-minute walk from Ishiba Station on the Keihan Ishiyama Sakamoto Line.

For further information about the event, visit (in Japanese or in English) or call 077-523-7136.

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