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Live Events

Kansai TV presents an exciting line up of live events and performing arts. Over the years, Kansai TV has produced, organized and promoted large scale events and performing arts to cater for all audiences.

Kansai TV has organized ten Japan tours of the dynamic dance entertainment shows “Burn the Floor” and “Floorplay”, to a total audience of near 500,000!

Kansai TV also supports and sponsors the classic and traditional arts. We have organized Japan tours of the Paris Opera, Teatro San Carlo of Napoli and Teatro Verdi Trieste, and the "Osaka Heisei Nakamura-za" with star Kabuki actor Nakamura Kanzaburo in an Edo period Kabuki theatre.

We also hold the hugely popular Cirque du Soleil performances in Osaka, and recently held the immensely successful "Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs" exhibition in Osaka.

Kansai TV continues to bring you the best in live entertainment!

Ballett am Rhein “Swan Lake”

Ballett am Rhein Swan Lake

“Swan Lake” as you’ve never seen before!
Led by Martin Schläpfer,
Ballett am Rhein makes its sensational Japan debut!

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Martin Schläpfer
( Ballett am Rhein Artistic Director, First Choreographer )

Ballett am Rhein is the ballet company of Deutsche Oper am Rhein, one of Germany’s leading opera houses founded in 1956.It continues to enthrall audiences around Europe with its outstanding performances, and will make its much anticipated Japan debut with “Swan Lake”, Tchaikovsy’s most famous ballet. Swiss choreographer Martin Schläpfer’s innovative version of “Swan Lake” premiered in Germany in June 2018. Stylish and highly individual in its dance, costumes, lighting and scenery, this modern “Swan Lake” was a huge success captivating audiences in sold out performances. This will mark the first time Martin Schläpfer’s “Swan Lake” has been performed abroad. An experience of the world of “ultimate art” not to be missed.


“Swan Lake”
Choreography: Martin Schläpfer
Performance: Ballett am Rhein
Conductor: Motonori Kobayashi(Conductor, Theater Dortmund)
Orchestra: Theater Orchestra Tokyo(Tokyo performance)
Osaka Symphony Orchestra (Hyogo performance)


Tokyo performance
September 20th (Fri) 6:30pm (doors open 5:45 pm)
September 21st (Sat)11:30am (doors open 10:45am)
6:30pm (doors open 5:45 pm)
Venue: Orchard Hall, Bunkamura

Hyogo performance
Dates: September 28th (Sat)3:00pm (doors open 2:15 pm)
Venue: Grand Hall, Hyogo Performing Arts Center


On sale from May 25th (Sat) 10am
S seats:20,000 JPY, A seats:17,000 JPY, B seats:14,000 JPY, C seats:11,000 JPY
D seats:8,000 JPY, SS seats:25,000 JPY
All seats reserved, incl.tax
*No admission for children under school age

Photos by Gert Weigelt


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