The paper sumo competition is always an exciting event, as even small children have a big chance to win. This time we prepared a special prize for the children who came out on top. This was awarded on stage at the end of the performance.
In the story of “Tanusai” the main character is a Tanuki who is easy to relate to. However, since children will be unable to imagine what kind of place a gambling house is, pictures were used in the performance.
Muyo Ito‘s techniques were just like a “royal road of Yose magic”. “What…is that? Ta-Da!” He said, letting the audience put their guard down, then surprising them and making them think “What?!” That technique was amazingly fun.