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Tokyo Midtown Hibiya’s First Area Event After Opening
Hibiya Festival Starts on April 26
From Thursday, April 26 to Sunday, May 20

March 7, 2018
Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.

Tokyo, Japan, March 7, 2018 ? Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd., a leading global real estate company headquartered in Tokyo, announced today that will hold the Hibiya Festival, an event intended to offer the enjoyment of theater from Hibiya to the world and scheduled for April 26 to May 20, 2018, as the first area event after the grand opening of Tokyo Midtown Hibiya on March 29, 2018.

Tokyo Midtown Hibiya has been designed to play a central role in neighborhood creation for international business, the arts and culture in the Hibiya area. The goal is to support the creation of new industries, while strengthening its function as a hub for artistic and cultural events in collaboration with Hibiya Park and theaters and cinemas in the vicinity. At Tokyo Midtown Hibiya, a variety of stage performances will be presented, including theater, dance, musicals and opera, as befits a center of art, culture and entertainment. The opening show will feature a special, one-night-only show produced by Amon Miyamoto. During the festival, nearby facilities will also cooperate in offering free performances of legitimate opera and theater in shortened formats. Plans are also underway for events at the Imperial Hotel, Hibiya Park and other venues, making this festival one that will literally blanket the Hibiya area in theater.

Organizer Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd. General Incorporated Association Hibiya Area Management
Cooperation The Imperial Hotel, Toho Co., Ltd.; Nissay Culture Foundation (Nissay Theater); Nippon Broadcasting System, Inc., and others
Content sponsorship Kirin Brewery Company, Limited
Dates Thursday, April 26 to Sunday, May 20, 2018 (25 days) Core dates: Friday, April 27 to Sunday, May 6 Opening show: Thursday, April 26

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