March 23, 2017
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
1050 Independence Ave SW
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012 (Map)
Kyogen—“mad words” or “wild speech”—is a genre of traditional Japanese theater more than 500 years old, offering brief comic plays that are often performed as interludes between Noh dramas. This performance will feature leading artists from the esteemed Shigeyama Kyogen Troupe.
The Freer|Sackler is open daily, 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m., except December 25.
Admission is free.
The Freer|Sackler is located on the National Mall at 1050 Independence Ave SW. The Freer is closed for renovation through October 2017. Please enter the Sackler through the Haupt Garden.