Culture City of East Asia 2019 Toshima Opening Ceremony

2019.2.1


This event celebrates the opening of Culture City of East Asia 2019 Toshima through a ceremony that brings together the three Culture Cities of East Asia 2019: the city of Xi An in China, Incheon Metropolitan City in the ROK, and Japan’s Toshima City; there will also be stage performances by entertainment troupes sent from each city.


Program

Choir Performance
“I am the Future”

Opening Remarks
Mr. Man Nomura, Honorary Citizen of Toshima City and Preserver of Important Intangible Cultural Properties (Living National Treasure) of Kyogen

Remarks by the Organizers
Mr. Yukio Takano, Chairman of Culture City of East Asia 2019 Toshima Executive Committee and Mayor of Toshima City 
Ms. Tomoko Ukishima, State Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology State Minister
of Cabinet Office, Japan
Mr. Ryohei Miyata, Commissioner for Cultural Affairs, Japan

Congratulatory Remarks from Culture City of East Asia 2019
Mr. Xu Mingfei, Vice Mayor of Xi’an city, People’s Republic of China
Mr. Park Jun-ha, Vice Mayor of Incheon Metropolitan City, Republic of Korea

Opening Declaration
Mr. Tomoya Yoshioka, Overall Director of Culture City of East Asia 2019 Toshima Executive Committee

Introduction of the Guests

Cultural Exchange Performance

Event Info

Date

Feb 1(Fri), 2019
@17:00〜19:30 (expected)


Venue

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Concert Hall


Inquiries

Culture City of East Asia 2019 Toshima Executive Committee Secretariat