File puptcrit/puptcrit.0612, message 121

Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2006 20:34:47 EST
Subject: Re: [Puptcrit] Puppets in Tokyo?

In a message dated 12/13/06 7:10:53 AM, writes:

> I've got about 36 hours to spend in Japan while on my way to Indonesia. I 
> fly into Narita, and I wonder if anyone knows of puppet related activities in 
> Tokyo this weekend? In particular, I wonder about any bunraku theater, a 
> place where I can get a close look at these puppets? Museum are also a 
> possibility. What can a puppet fan see in such a short time? Thanks for any suggestions 
> on or off list - A postcard will go to anyone with a helpful suggestion.

Narita is a good two hour train ride into Tokyo (Sinjuku, etc.)   Then you 
have to get back to Narita....Bus takes even longer....36 hours is just not 
enough time....and you'll be tired after the flight from USA.   Jim gamble
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