performing arts

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, the stylized classic drama of Japan, developed in the Muromachi period (1338-1573) using music, dancing, chanting, elaborate costumes and themes from religious stories or myths. The playwrights and actors Kan'ami (1333–1384) and his son Zeami (1363–1443)  transformed sarugaku into basically in the same way as it is still performed today.


masks
能面
nômen

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赤般若 aka-hannya
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poster
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小面 ko-omote
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邯 鄲男 kantan-otoko
"man from Kantan"- Edo-Zeit (17.-18.Jh.)
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uba
"old woman" - Edo-Zeit (19. Jh.)
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 小じょう  kojô
Edo-Zeit (18. Jh.)
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痩男 yase-otoko
"thin man"
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熊坂 kumasaka
thief Kumasaka no Chôhan
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天神 tenjin
spirit of Sugawara no Michizane
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 天神 kotenjin
spirit of Sugawara no Michizane
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shigami
devil
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孫次郎 magojirô
"second grandchild" (?)
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mask of Hôjô Ujimasa
head of the clan and daimyo of Odawara
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mask of Toyotomi Hideyoshi
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神体 shintai
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Maske shintai in ema = Votivtafel  (2)
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Maske shintai in ema  (3)
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plays
能楽
nôgaku

koi-no-omini = Die Last der Liebe

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ghost in koi-no-omini
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lady-in-waiting in koi-no-omini
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koi-no-omini  (2)
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lady-in-waiting in koi-no-omini  (3)
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okina = the wise man

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old man in Okina = "the wise man"
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old man in Okina  (2)
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ema = votive tablet

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mask shintai in ema = votive tablet
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Adachigahara

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demoness wearing hannya mask in Adachigahara
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demoness in Adachigahara  (2)
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demoness in Adachigahara  (3)
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demoness in Adachigahara  (4)
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old woman in Adachigahara
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Sumidagawa = Sumida River

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confused woman in Sumidagawa
"Sumida River"
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doll
人 形 nô-ningyô

see also
doll / arts and crafts

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shakkyô - dance of two lions
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dancing mythical figure shôjô
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shakkyô - dance of two lions  (2)
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stage
能舞 台
nôbudai

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stage - theater / Nagoya City
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (2)
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (3)
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (4)
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (5)
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (6)
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (7)
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (8)
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (9)
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stage - theater / Nagoya  (10)
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takigi nô 薪能
performance under the evening sky in the glow of a fire

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poster: Takigi-Nô in Kyôto
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poster Takigi-Nô  (2)
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poster Takigi-Nô  (3)
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stage - outside

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Itsukushima-jinja shrine - Miyajima
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Chûson-ji temple - Hiraizumi City
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Chûson-ji - Hiraizumi  (2)
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theater (building)
能楽堂
nôgakudô

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Nô National Theater - Tôkyô City
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National Theater - Tôkyô  (2)
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