Entertainment

Theatre in Roppongi, Akasaka & Around

National Theatre

This is the capital's premier venue for traditional performing arts with a 1600-seat and a 590-seat auditorium. Performances include kabuki (a form of stylised Japanese theatre), gagaku (music of the imperial court)…
Cinema in Roppongi, Akasaka & Around

Toho Cinemas Roppongi Hills

Besides being one of Tokyo's nicest and biggest cinemas (it has nine screens, some with 3D and 4D capability), Toho's Roppongi Hills theatre has started screening some popular Japanese new releases with English subt…
Live Music in Roppongi, Akasaka & Around

Billboard Live

This glitzy amphitheatre-like space plays host to major foreign talent as well as Japanese jazz, soul and rock groups who all come in to shake the rafters. The service is excellent and the drinks are reasonably pric…
Jazz in Roppongi, Akasaka & Around

B-Flat

This hip jazz club often features local and European talent, as well as healthy doses of Latin jazz. Shows start at 7.30pm and 9.15pm.
Cabaret in Roppongi, Akasaka & Around

Kingyo

Next to a cemetery off Roppongi’s main drag, cheeky Kingyo puts on a glitzy, colourful and sexually tame cabaret of pretty boys, glammed-up nyū hāfu (transsexual) and drag-queen performers. There are a couple of sho…
Classical Music in Roppongi, Akasaka & Around

Suntory Hall

This is one of Tokyo's best venues for classical concerts with a busy schedule of accomplished musicians. Its 2000-seat main hall has one of the largest organs in the world.