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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Culture_of_Japan

The culture of Japan has evolved greatly over the millennia, from the country's prehistoric ..... A wide variety of types of popular entertainment are available. There is a large selection of music, films, and the products of a huge comic book industry, among ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kagura

Kagura (神楽, かぐら, "god-entertainment") is a Japanese word referring to a specific type of .... from the Japanese Wikipedia article. Giolai Andrea, Introducing Mikagura.Some Ethnomusicological Features of an Ancient Japanese Ritual, ...

www.japan-zone.com/culture/instrument.shtml

An introduction to the traditional musical instruments of Japan.

www.japan-zone.com/culture/kabuki.shtml

An introduction to Kabuki - traditional Japanese theater. ... greatly influenced by the aristocratic noh, kabuki was largely popular entertainment for the masses.

www.britannica.com/art/Japanese-performing-arts

The varied and technically complex dance and theatre arts of Japan. ... brought to the cities and performed as court entertainment and called dengaku (“field music” ). ... Still, bugaku represents a remarkable preservation of ancient Chinese, ...

www.seejapan.co.uk/where-to-go/traditional/history

Two of Japan's most famous forms of entertainment, sumo wrestling and Kabuki ... According to mythology, Japan's ancient history is tied to the sun goddess, ...

intrepidberkeleyexplorer.com/Page27L.html

Kyoto Traditional Entertainment. Japan. In her lovely kimono, she performed a Kyoto Style Dance dating from the ... To the right is a Gagaku or ancient Japanese

www.japan-guide.com/e/e631.html

Entertainment and Sports in Japan. ... About Japanese comics and animation. Amusement Parks About amusement and theme parks in Japan. Pachinko

traveltips.usatoday.com/japan-arts-entertainment-17996.html

As Japan has such an ancient history, it is not surprising it has a wealth of historical attractions that appeal to both tourists and natives. Matsumoto Castle, also ...

www.tokyotimes.com/kemari-ancient-japanese-soccerfootball

Kemari is an ancient Japanese sport originally from China which is a mix of ... later that cuju was adopted by the upper class as a form of entertainment. In Japan ...