April 09, 2017
12 PM – 2 PM
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
1050 Independence Ave SW
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012 (Map)
This special performance of Rakugo, a traditional Japanese form of comic theater, marks the opening of the landmark exhibition Inventing Utamaro. Actor Katsura Sunshine will bring a masterwork by the 18th century artist Kitagawa Utamaro to life, revealing its hidden stories.
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.