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    Akiko Nakajima
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    East Meets West
    The brand new unique theatrical performance,
    the traditional Japanese Noh theater with the expressionistic masterpiece,
    Pierrot Lunaire by Arnold Schönberg
    Performance only on Youtube!
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    New logo for Noura-Juku
    In Greek mythology, mankind was always inspired by
    muses, the goddesses of literature and arts. The lyre
    is the symbol of the musical sense of these goddesses
    and emphasizes Noura-Juku as place for inspiration and
    affinity with nature.

On stage


Hatagaya, Tokyo - Japan: Audition: from 10:30am // Lecture: 3:00pm

"Masterclass 2018 with Akiko Nakajima" & cast audition @ Atelier Yoshino


Hatagaya, Tokyo - Japan: Audition: from 10:30am // Workshop: 2:00pm

"Masterclass 2018 with Akiko Nakajima" & cast audition @ Atelier Yoshino


Tokyo - Japan: 9:30pm

Tokyo-HARUSAI NIGHT: The Story of the Cabaret - From Dazzling 1920s Shanghai to Paris, Berlin and Ueno @ Tokyo Kinema Club

latest news

Website updates2018-02-22

Schedule updated

» more information in "Schedule"

Gunma Opera Academy "Noura-Juku" - Spring 2018 information2018-02-05

The next Noura-Juku will be held from the 1st to 5th May 2018. The theme for Spring is LIEDER.

· Technique and interpretation: Gerhard Kahry (former director of the vocal department of the University of Music and Performing Art in Vienna - MDW)
· German & Italian: Magdalena Renwart (dramatic soprano and language coach for German and Italian @ MUK, MDW in Vienna)
· Physical training and body language: Akiko Nakajima (professor @ MUK)
· Accompaniment: Masaaki Saito (lecturer @ Vienna Konservatorium)

Non-Japanese are also welcome! Those who are interested, please contact us on our official website!

» Noura-Juku Official Site


"Noura-Juku" - a new pastoral opera academy in Gunma Japan

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IAEA Staff Association Ball 2016 @ Hofburg Vienna / © Yoshimasa Takano

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