緊急事態措置の延長にともなう公演の実施について(8月18日更新) Performance to Run During Extended State of Emergency (Updated on 8/18)


東京都から7/12㈪~9/12(日)まで緊急事態措置の延長が発令されています。東京都の事務連絡にのっとり、下記の対応を実施しています。現在は換気の良い環境、密を避けて、出演者、スタッフの健康管理を日々確認し、定期的なPCR検査を行い、なかのZERO劇場にて公演の準備を進めています。(English Follows Japanese)























Tokyo has issued State of Emergency from 7/12 through 9/12. Currently we are preparing for the production as planned in Nakano ZERO large auditorium, monitoring the health of performers and staff and regular PCR testing.

The Mahabharata will follow the guidelines stated in the official communication from Tokyo and run the matinee and soiree performances as planned from August 20th – 23rd.

The Following precautions will be taken to prevent the spread of the Corona Virus at the performance.

All audience members are asked to follow the precautions stated below

  • Every seat is reserved seating. Seating is assigned following social distance guidelines.
  • Contact information for audience members are registered upon reserving a ticket. Information will be saved for 2 weeks following the performances.
  • All audience members are asked to wear a mask when entering the theater lobby and theater. Refusal to wear a mask may result in not being able to enter. Audience members are asked to sanitize hands upon entering the lobby and to wash hands whenever possible.
  • Audience’s temperature will be taken upon entering the theater lobby and theater. If temperature is above 37.5 C it may result in not being able to enter.
  • Audience members who do not feel well, if you have been in close contact with a Corona Virus patient we ask that you refrain from participating in this event.
  • There will be no meet and greet with the cast members and audience after the production. We will also not be accepting any flowers or gifts at the front of house desk for performers.

-Precautionary Measures at the Theater and through the Production Team-

  • Daily temperature recording and health monitoring of performers and staff.
  • Frequent hand washing and hand sanitizing for performers and staff members.
  • Maintaining social distance within the theater, seats, and at the front of house lobby.
  • Hand sanitizer will be placed at the entrance of the theater and within the theater.
  • Sanitizing of seats, door knobs and banisters between performances.
  • Ventilation of the theater during the performance and during intermission.
  • Staff who will be in contact with audience members will be wearing mask, face shield and plastic gloves.

The Mahabharata team is working with the theater, Nakano ZERO, Nakano Ward and Tokyo to ensure a safe performance. We will be following the guidelines and recommendations from the government and will continue to update the situation through this website and on our social media.

We thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

The Mahabharata Executive Committee/ Hiroshi Koike Bridge Project