The 8th Osaka International Festival was opened today (Monday) at Osaka Nakanoshima Festival Hall.More than?
M.L.S. Robby of the Osaka Festival Hall.
M.S. A lot of people are coming by escalator to the hall from the entrance.
M.L.S. Seven countries national flags are hoisted representing artists from seven countries participating in this festival.
M.S. Seven countries national flags at the side of the stage.
M.L.S. Visiting British aircraft carrier's crew (The Victorious) are invited to this gala opening of the festival.
M.C.S. Naval cap of the Victorious H.M.S.
M.S. VIP's seat.
L.S. The curtain rised.
M.S. The audience sing national antheme of Japan.
C.S. Mr. Sukemasa Komura, Chairman of the festival delivers an opening address.
M.C.S. Audience who listen to the opening speech.
C.S. Osaka International Festival Sign.
M.S. Programmes showing participants from seven countries.
M.S. Photos of the participants from various countries.
M.S. The 8th Osaka International Festival.
L.S. Bavarian Broadcasting Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Rafael Kubelik starts a concert
M.S. Conductor Rafael Kubelik comes on the stage.
The first day programme was started.
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Background: The 8th Osaka International Festival was opened today (Monday) at Osaka Nakanoshima Festival Hall.More than 250 artists from seven countries such as West Germany, England, Italia, Chile, France, Spain and Japan will perform their wonderful art covering commedie Francais, Bayern Broadcast philharmonic orchestra, British guitalist and so on.2,000 prominent people of Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe area with formal dress attend the opening day and the festival is on from April 12th to May 2nd for 21 days.Now the Osaka International Festival is known all over the world like Edinborough Festival in Europe and art lovers from all over Japan visit Osaka during the festival and each show will be televised throughout Japan.The Gala opening was celebrated and West German Bayern Broadcast Philharmonic Orchestra lured Japanese musical lovers.The Osaka International Festival is getting popular every year as they used to invite famous artist, talents and theatrical troupe or opera troupe from Europe, U.S.A.and South America each year.The picture shows exterior of the Osaka Festival Hall where various programmes were publicised and Japanese ladies and gentlemen of high society get in the theater hall one by one.They listen to Bayern Broadcast philharmonic orchestra.