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Katsura Sunshine's Rakugo Tickets

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Witness the unique art of Rakugo, the traditional Japanese comic storytelling, performed by the only Western Rakugo Master, Katsura Sunshine, in a hilarious and engaging show.

Why watch Katsura Sunshine's Rakugo

Katsura Sunshine's Rakugo is a unique Broadway performance that brings a 400-year-old Japanese comic storytelling tradition to life. Sunshine, a master of Rakugo and a recent emcee of the G20 in Osaka, is known for his universally funny and charming performances. Having been featured on NHK Worldwide, Sunshine is recognized as the King of Kimono Comedy. This show is more than just a performance, it's an opportunity to witness a rare art form by one of its 800 worldwide masters. Grab your Katsura Sunshine's Rakugo Broadway tickets today!

The story

Witness the centuries-old Japanese tradition of Rakugo, presented by the only Western Rakugo Master, Katsura Sunshine. His universal humor and charisma bring a breath of fresh air to this ancient art form, making Katsura Sunshine's Rakugo on Broadway a must-see performance. His charm and wit truly bridge the gap between the East and the West, making this a truly unique theatrical experience. His performance was recently featured at the G20 in Osaka, and now he brings his talent to Times Square.

Great for

Fans of stand-up comedy | Cultural enthusiasts | Anyone in for a unique theatrical experience

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Show details

Genre: Play

Audience: Suitable for 14+

Theatre name: New World Stages

Theatre capacity: 499

Theatre facilities: Water fountain, parking, elevators, toilets

Theater accessibility: Accessible restrooms, wheelchair spaces, visual and hearing assistance

Dress code: Smart casual

Cast & crew

Leading roles: Katsura Sunshine

Writer: Katsura Sunshine

Additional tips

  • Most theaters are air-conditioned year-round, so it can get a bit chilly. Bring a light jacket just in case.

  • Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theater.​

  • You will receive an email confirming your purchase.

  • You will receive your e-tickets via email within 3 hours from the time of the booking. You can access your tickets by clicking on the link available on the email.

  • If you book tickets more than 14 days in advance, you will receive the tickets 14 days prior to the show date.

  • The ticket can be presented digitally along with a valid photo ID at the entrance on the day of your visit.

  • Please note most of the theaters do not allow entry post the show start time and we recommend you reach the venue 10-15 minutes early.

  • Show timings may be subject to change every week/month. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.

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