Hey! Get off base and check out these events!
Editor's note: There's a lot of stuff happening off base, so read below and then head off for some fun! (This was updated March 25)
ALFONS MUCHA (Tokyo): Through June 5, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., until 8 p.m. Friday, closed Tue.; featuring 100 paintings of Alfons Mucha (1860-1939), including “The Slav Epic” – a series of 20 large-format canvases depicting the history of Slavic people and civilization — this is the first time in the world all 20 pieces are shown together outside of the Czech Republic; the National Art Center, Nogizaka Station on Chiyoda Line, or five-minute walk from Roppongi Station on Hibiya Station; 1,600 yen adults, 1,200 yen college students, 800 yen high school students; www.nact.jp/english/exhibitions/2016/alfons-mucha.
2017 MARCH GRAND SUMO TOURNAMENT (OSAKA): Through March 26; at Osaka Municipal Gymnasium; 06-6645-9999; www.sumo.or.jp/en/index.