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Tickets to GEAR, Kyoto's First Non-Verbal Theater Show

The cast of Gear

Prepare yourself to enter the world of GEAR

Get your tickets now for GEAR, a unique non-verbal performance combining world class performances with a moving story set in the future. Check out the futuristic performances in historic Kyoto.

  • The cast of Gear
  • Indoor shot of Kyoto's GEAR Theater
  • Contact juggling during the performance of Gear
  • Gear Theater features an indoor tornado effect
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Performances are offered both in the afternoon, a perfect way to take a break during the day, and in the evening, after Kyoto's famous temples and shrines are closed. Step from the rich past of Kyoto into a futuristic theater show, on the cutting edge.

GEAR revolves around a toy doll who discovers her humanity after interacting with Roboroids. Watch as the tale unfolds through world-class mime, break-dancing, juggling and magic. All performed without uttering a single word, GEAR transcends all language barriers! The custime stage set makes you feel like you have wandered into a real factory, and you never know what surprises it holds. There is even an 'indoor tornado' that threatens to blow you away! All of this also meets Projection Mapping, used to create dazzling visuals. The fantastic combination will combine to create a touching show that will move you in a way you have never experienced before.
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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
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Starting time: 12:00 14:00 17:00 19:00
Starting time: 12:00 14:00 17:00 19:00
  • 11:30 Check-in at GEAR Theater
  • 12:00 Showtime! (~90 minutes)
    23708148_1207349 Get ready for a unique blend of art, performance, and story that will dazzle your senses as you dive into the world of GEAR. From children to adults, this non-verbal show is a must see!
  • What to Expect
    20141031070358_1151174127_10768_9 Watch as world class performers showcase their skills, from magic to break dancing, juggling to mime and more. Projection mapping technology create one-of-a-kind images and sights to accompany the cast.
  • GEAR Theater
    Indoor shot of Kyoto's GEAR Theater Specially built and designed for the show, the stage itself is packing hidden surprises, including a hair-raising indoor tornado!
  • 13:30 Show Ends
    • Please understand that up to 2 children ages 8 and under may attend per adult.
    • Children under the age of 4 may not attend the show. However, every first and third Saturday of the month is Kids Day, and children of all ages are are welcome at the 12:00 performance.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Please bring proof of identification when attending the show for everyone in your party, including children. Please note that there are cases when entrance to the theatre is not permitted when identification is not provided.
Additional Note(s)
    • Please be in your seat at least 5 minutes before the start of the performance.
      *If you arrive late, you will have to wait for the first 15 minutes of the show to pass before being escorted to your seat.
      *Please note that late arrivals may be escorted to different seats, in order to not disrupt the performance.
    • If you exit the theater during the performance, it may not always be possible for you to return to your original seat. We thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
    • On the Kid's day, there may be children crying or talking during the performance, so we ask for your understanding.
      Kid's days are:
      First and third Saturday at the 12:00 performance.
    • During the show there will be loud noises and times when the theater is very dark. For parents bringing young children to the show, please first consider whether your child will enjoy the show, as well as keeping in mind the comfort of the other audience members.
    • Please note that your seat will be assigned within the designated area, but you will not be able to choose your own seats when booking.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 10.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


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by: May
The show is different and unique!!! Just go see it.
Very creative show in a modern intimate theater. Talented performers. We recommend it very much.
This show is fantastic to watch! It was a very fun and enjoyable show to watch. Very very entertaining and will recommend to anyone to go watch this show!
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