Welcome to the Opera Palace
The main opera house is called the Opera Palace (a name chosen by the public) and is a proscenium arch theatre which contains four stage areas of the same size: the main stage visible to the audience, a rear stage and left and right wings. This structure was established according to European theatre architecture specifically for opera and ballet which accommodates different productions to be presented every night. The orchestra pit has room for a full 120-person orchestra.
Including 8 seats for wheelchairs
English and Japanese surtitles are available for all the opera performances at the Opera Palace. Surtitles are displayed on both sides of the proscenium.
This theatre is designed to withstand a major earthquake, and is structurally fire resistant.In the event of an earthquake or the issuing of a J-Alert, please remain seated if in the auditorium, and please crouch on the floor if in the lobby. For good measure, please stay well away from any windows. Please evacuate upon a fire, following staff instructions.