March 16, 2020
Important: Cancellation of the Japan Cultural Expo Opening Ceremony
Japan Cultural Expo regretfully announce today the Japan Cultural Expo Opening Ceremony will be cancelled due to the current situation of novel coronavirus in Japan.
Performance part of the ceremony will be filmed with precautionary measures to prevent the spread of infection. We are working to make this recorded production available to the public so please check our website for our further announcement.
Sincere apologies to those who were looking forward to the TV broadcast of the ceremony and performance.
We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding and corporation.
Agency for Cultural Affairs
Japan Arts Council