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Information: Rakugo Meetings

Sushi Yoshi, which has a restaurant in Zoshigaya, will hold a rakugo party to commemorate the 60th anniversary of its opening.

As part of their contribution to the local community, they have chosen the main hall of Seiryuin as the venue for the event.

The following is an outline of the event.

Rakugo Performance
Performed by: Sanyutei Wanjo
Shiga Prefecture’s first Edo-style rakugo performer. He has a wide range of material from the classics to his own compositions, and has been reorganizing buried classics and Kamigata rakugo, as well as
His unique activities, such as “business card rakugo,” in which he uses corporate and personal profiles as rakugo, have also been well received.
He holds regular study sessions at the National Engei Theatre, which is unusual for a young performer, and also makes efforts to make appearances in the media, such as at stores.
Since coming to Tokyo, he has come to like red tuna.

[Major awards
Winner of NHK’s “Midsummer Storytelling 2017” in August 2017 (Heisei 29)
Winner of Fuji Television’s Zabu-1 Grand Prix in December 2019
2020 (Sept.) 31st Kita-Topia Young Rakugo Actor Ji-enkai Grand Prize

Date: June 22, 2022

Venue: Seiryuin main hall (capacity of 100 people) 4-25-6 Minami Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo

Doors open: 6:00 p.m. Concert begins: 6:30 p.m.

Advance ticket: 2,000 yen Door ticket: 2,500JPY

For inquiries, please contact Sushi Yoshi: +81-3-3982-6393

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