First opened in 1990, the Tokyo Metropolitan Theater was established with the intention of bringing people and the arts together.
The music hall has a world-class pipe organ and can accommodate up to 1,999 people
The two smaller theaters within the facility (Theater East and West) have movable seats that allow for a flexible stage setting
The playhouse has a seating capacity of 834 people and has an orchestra pit
Tokyo Metropolitan Theater is in central Tokyo.
The nearest station to the theater is Ikebukuro, with direct access from Exit 2B of the subway. The subway lines stopping at Ikebukuro are the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi, Yurakucho and Fukotoshin lines, as well as the Tobu-Tojo and Seibu-Ikebukuro lines. The theater is also a 2-minute walk from the West Exit of JR Ikebukuro Station.
Built with a sleek, modern design and engineered with acoustic enhancements, the theater is furnished with four performance halls, two galleries, two ateliers and rooms for rehearsals and meetings.