vol.2 Shouts from the Audience
You might be startled by shouts from the audience seats during the performance! Kabuki is a popular entertainment and the actors and audience become very close. To prove it, some audience members shout out during the plays or dances as applause and encouragement to the actors. This traditional practice, called kakegoe, adds a lot to the atmosphere. It stimulates both the actors and the rest of the spectators and can make for a thrilling experience!