|20 July 2016||
PROGRAMS: August 2016 (details for the Kabukiza, National Theatre and National Bunraku Theatre programs, Kintetsu Art Kan), September 2016 (Kabukiza, Asakusa K˘kaid˘, Morinomiya Piloti Hall, Ichikawa Ebiz˘ Special Dance Performances), October 2016 (Classics Tour) and November 2016 (National Theatre, Hakataza, Sh˘chiku Kabuki Dance Tour).
|30 June 2016||
PROGRAMS: July 2016 (details for the Kabukiza, Sh˘chikuza and National Theatre programs, details for the tours in the central and eastern provinces), August 2016 (Kabukiza, National Theatre, National Bunraku Theatre, National N˘ Theatre), September 2016 (Hiraizumi Kabuki) and October 2016 (NTK Hall, National Theatre, Shinbashi Enbuj˘, Sh˘chiku Grand Kabuki).
OTHERS: 5 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki play dictionary; the pages on the lines Band˘ Matakur˘, Band˘ Tsurunosuke, Ichimura Takenoj˘, Ichimura Uzaemon, Kawarazaki Ch˘jűr˘, Kawarazaki Gonnosuke, Nakamura Akashi and Nakamura Kanzabur˘ were reworked; 1 new book was referenced in the bibliography; a new illustration page for Arashi San'emon I, Nakamura Kanzabur˘ II, Nakamura Kanzabur˘ III and Takeshima K˘zaemon I; a new illustration for Arashi San'emon I, Ichimura Takenoj˘ I and Nakamura Kanzabur˘ V; honjo, naniwa tachigiki mukashi banashi, nuno-zarashi, shin yar˘ hanagaki and yar˘ sanza no wabi are added to the glossary.
|31 May 2016||
PROGRAMS: June 2016 (details for the Kabukiza programs), July 2016 (Kabukiza, Shinshű Matsumoto, Cerulean Tower), August 2016 (Chűnichi Theatre, National Theatre) and September 2016 (Western Provinces).
OTHERS: 8 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki play dictionary; a new illustration for Jitsukawa Enjaku III; a new illustration page for the actor Jitsukawa Enjaku III; ky˘kakumono is added to the glossary.
|30 April 2016||
OTHERS: 14 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki play dictionary; an illustration page for the actor Kasaya Matakur˘ I; a new illustration for the actor Ichikawa Ebiz˘ XI; an illustration page for the actor Ichikawa Ebiz˘ VII; the page for the Ichikawa Ebiz˘ line was reworked; the shűmei curtains of Nakamura Ganjir˘ IV and Nakamura Jakuemon V; the data about Ichikawa Raiz˘ III were revised and corrected; atsuta jingű, bun'ya no asayasu, chisuji no ito, daikagura, fujiwara yasumasa, hirai saemonnoj˘ yasumasa, hirai yasumasa, hishű, hizen, hyűga, ise jingű, isuzugawa, kagura, kaomise buy˘, kawagoe shigeyori, kawagoe tar˘ shigeyori, k˘shű, kumo, kumo no sei, kumo taiji, kumo yoten, kurama, kuramadera, kuramayama, ky˘-no-kimi, mimosusogawa, nisshű, raik˘, sakata kintoki, sakata shumenoj˘ kintoki, sato gozen, seishitsu, tango, tanshű, urabe kageyu suetake, urabe suetake, usui sadamitsu, usui yukienoj˘ sadamitsu, watanabe genji tsuna, watanabe tsuna, yamai hachimaki and yamato katsuragisan are added to the glossary.
|31 March 2016||
PROGRAMS: April 2016 (details for the Kabukiza and Ky˘to Gekij˘ programs, Makuhari Messe), May 2016 (Kabukiza, Ishikawa Ongakud˘), June 2016 (Kabukiza, details for the Hakataza programs) and July 2016 (National Theatre, Kabuki Tours in the Central and Eastern Provinces).
OTHERS: 2 new links; 17 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki play dictionary; the summary for "Kama-ga-Fuchi" has been edited; abura-age, bakuchiuchi, ch˘kabuki, dakigo, dodoitsu, eitaibashi, eitaibashi rakky˘ jiken, engawa, enmad˘, furoshiki, hachisuka masakatsu, hanafuda, hiyoshimaru, kaoshi, kewaishi, nobushi, ˘kawa, ˘kawabata, okesa, roji, sanbusei, soba, susaki, tada yakushi, tenuguiya, tonbi, t˘ry˘, uobune and yahagibashi are added to the glossary.
|29 February 2016||
PROGRAMS: March 2016 (details for the Kabukiza programs), April 2016 (Kabukiza, Ky˘to Gekij˘, details for the Meijiza programs), May 2016 (details for the program at the National Theatre) and June 2016 (Hakataza, Cocoon Kabuki, National Theatre).
OTHERS: 23 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki play dictionary; the pages on the actors ďtani Hiroji II and Onoe Baik˘ VII are slightly reworked (data); a new illustration for the actor Nakamura Kanzabur˘ XVIII; enoki, fuji-no-mori jinja, hond˘, ishikawa-goemonmono, jűj˘, junis˘ike, kama, kama-ga-fuchi, kamairi, kanda gekij˘, kawara, mamako ijime, meisho edo hyakkei, misakiza, nanz˘in, ˘taki, ry˘tei, shichij˘, uwabami, yanagishima and y˘kihi are added to the glossary.
|31 January 2016||
OTHERS: 13 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki play dictionary; an illustration page for the drama "Kamakura Sandaiki"; two new illustrations for the actor Nakamura Kichiemon II; 1 new book was referenced in the bibliography; a new image for Nakamura Shikan IV; the page on the Nakamura Utaemon line of actors was slightly reworked; two new illustrations for the actor Nakamura Tomijűr˘ V; more details about the career of Kataoka Nizaemon XIII; the data on Band˘ Sadajűr˘ were moved from the Sawamura Kodenji page to the Lesser Known Actors (Band˘) page with a new picture; the page on the Sawamura Kodenji line of actors was reworked; an illustration page for the actor Sawamura Otoemon II; Sawamura Kodenji I was slightly edited; two new illustrations for the actor Sakakiyama Sagisuke; akatsuki hoshiemon, enmeiin, enmeiin jiken, haiyű makie sakazuki, hatsuyaku, hikite jaya, jisha bugy˘, makie sakazuki, meshitsukai, nassho, sengi, t˘zoku and yanaka are added to the glossary.
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