Japan’s Princess Kako attends mixed-ability concert in Tokyo

The Yomiuri Shimbun
Princess Kako applauds during the opening ceremony of the Doremifa Dance Concert at Tokyo Gymnasium in Shibuya Ward, Tokyo, on Sunday.

Princess Kako, the second daughter of Crown Prince Akishino and Crown Princess Kiko, attended the Doremifa Dance Concert in Tokyo on Sunday.

The princess smiled and clapped along as the performers — comprising disabled and non-disabled people — danced and sang at Tokyo Gymnasium in Shibuya Ward.

After the concert, the princess chatted with participants, saying: “I enjoyed it very much. It must be great fun to dance in a group.”