芸術振興事業

Since 2014, our foundation has been engaging in arts promotion projects on behalf of Tono City.

Hosting Independent Projects

We welcome projects at the Tono Civic Center and the Miyamori Hall, and work in support of the artistic abilities of our city residents.

2019 Public Lectures

The Legends of Tono Fantasy

Plays created entirely by city residents, from the screenplay to the cast and staff. The performance marks the 45th anniversary in 2020
Our foundation serves as the secretariat for the performances

2017 42th The Legends of Tono Fantasy2019 44th The Legends of Tono Fantasy

Tono Civic Center Ballet Studio

Founded in 1978 in cooperation with the Tokyo Star Dancers Ballet. Classes are separated based on age and school grade level.

  • Middle Class (Elementary Schoolers Year 6 ~ General)
  • A Class (Elementary Schoolers Years 4 ~ 5)
  • B Class (Elementary Schoolers Years 1 ~ 4)
  • C Class (Preschoolers over the age of 4)

Practice days are every week, Friday & Saturday (C Class meets only on Saturday). We hold a dance performance once a year. You can come watch class any time. Also, there are free trial lessons offered during the year. For more information, please use the contact form or call us by phone.

The 40th Ballet RecitalThe 41st ballet performance

Tono Children's Choir

The Tono Children's Choir was founded May 1987. The members of the choir mainly middle school students, but the ages range from 5 and up. The choir sings traditional songs from Tono, such as “Warabe Uta”. They perform at City Arts Festivals, The Legends of Tono Fantasy, and so on. The choir holds a performance once a year.
Practice is held every Saturday, from 4 PM to 6 PM. You are welcome to come and watch class any time.

The 29th Tono Children's Choir's performance

Iwate Prefectural Children's Theater Performance

In order to more widely provide an opportunity to award elementary school students who excel at theater arts, we hold this performance once a year. The date of the program changes each year.

The 2017 Iwate Prefectural Children's Theater PerformanceThe 2019 Iwate Prefectural Children's Theater Performance