Coto's coming event in July

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Monthly Events at Coto

Go for Lunch! shabushabu/sukiyaki

Have you ever tried Japanese beef (wagyu)?
There are many great restaurants around the Iidabashi-Kagurazaka area, lets go for lunch together! We will recommend some of the good restaurants in the area!
-Date: Wednesday, July 8th
-Time: 12:30~13:50
-Meeting: At 12:30 at Coto Academy 1F
-Fee: 1500yen-1800yen
-Place: Restaurant “Shabuzen nagomi” in Kagurazaka 8min walk from Coto

Kabuki workshop

Have you heard about Kabuki?
We are offering a chance for Coto students and their friends to experience Japanese Kabuki theater. This is a great opportunity for a unique cultural experience.
Kabuki performance
-Date: Sunday, July 12th
-Time: Meet at 10:30 at the entrance of the theatre.
-11:00~13:40 Kabuki performance (explanation + play)
-Place: National Theatre of Japan
Chiyoda-ku, Hayabusacho 4-1 03-3265-7411
(8 min. by foot from exit 4 of Tokyo Metro Nagatacho Station, 5   min. by foot from exit 1 of Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Station)
Play: Yoshitsune senbonzakura (義経千本桜)
scene 1 :At the Tokaiya Shop
scene 2 :At the Daimotsu Bay
Fee: first grade (1F) 3900yen → 3000yen
※ with earphone guide (English or Japanese)
Guests: 40 maximum.
Applications are closed when the spots are filled.


Japanese Cooking Class

Wednesday, July 15th 12:40-13:55 in Coto Japanese Academy
Did you know that there are various different ways to make sushi?
For this month’s cooking class, we are making Kazanorimaki! Norimaki is one of the many types of sushi, you would be making norimaki with cute flower designs! You can also do this at home once you’ve learnt how! Challenge yourself and learn to make Kazanorimaki!
-Time: 12:40 13:55
-Place: Coto Japanese Academy 1F
-Fee: 2500yen
-Number of people: 9
-Instructor: Emiko Shimizu

Japanese Calligraphy Class

Tuesday, July 21st 12:40-13:55 in Coto Japanese Academy
Have you ever tried Japanese calligraphy?
Wakana Shingae, a professional shodo artist will join us to teach a special Japanese calligraphy class. The class will consist of a basic introduction to Japanese calligraphy and practice writing three seasonal Kanji characters. Then, you can write one of the Kanji characters using a special calligraphy board and take it home as a souvenir!
-Time: 12:40 13:55
-Place: Coto Japanese Academy 1F
-Fee: 2500yen
-Number of people: 10
-Instructor: Wakana Shingae

Tachinomi (Standing Bar) Night!


Friday, July 24th 19:45-23:30 
Let’s enjoy Japanese conversation at a standing bar !
Everybody is welcome to join us 🙂
Date: Friday, July 24th
Time: 19:45-23:30
Place: Standing Bar “Rupo” in Iidabashi. 5 min walk from Coto Japanese Academy
Address: 1F, 3-3-11, Iidabashi chiyoda-ku
Fee: No charge, Beer/ Grass wine 430yen〜
If you are interested in joining these event, please email us at [email protected]

Coto Japanese Academy is a unique Japanese Language School in Iidabashi Tokyo, we offer relaxed and fun conversational lessons for all levels of Japanese learner. Coto Japanese Academy prides itself on its community atmosphere and fun lessons that focus on creation of opportunities to speak and learn Japanese. If you are interested in studying Japanese in Tokyo – please visit our contact page here.


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