UPDATES
31 May 2016

ACTORS: Arashi Rikaku V, Ichikawa Danjűr˘ III, Ichikawa Gangyoku II, Nakamura Kamon II and Nakamura Noshio III.

PLAYWRIGHTS: Fukumori Kyűsuke II and Fukumori Kyűsuke III.

ACTORS LINES: Arashi Tomisabur˘, Ichikawa Gangyoku, Ichikawa Morinosuke, Nakamura Kamon and Nakamura Noshio.

LESSER KNOWN ACTORS: Kataoka Gayű II, Kataoka Hanz˘ III and Kataoka Ichimatsu.

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

ACTORS: Hayakawa Denshir˘.

PLAYS: "Kumo no Ito" and "Kurama Jishi".

PLAYWRIGHTS: Hayakawa Denshir˘.

ACTORS LINES: Ichikawa Danshichi, Ichikawa Hakuen, Ichikawa Masuz˘ and Ichikawa Saruz˘.

LESSER KNOWN ACTORS: Ichikawa K˘sha, Ichikawa Masuju, Ichikawa Rik˘ and Ichikawa Sh˘haku.

PROGRAMS: May 2016 (details for the Kabukiza programs), June 2016 (details for the Theatre Cocoon program) and July 2016 (Sh˘chikuza).

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

ACTORS: Nakagawa Kinnoj˘, Nakamura Jusabur˘ III and Nakayama Kiyonosuke.

PLAYS: "Komori", "Korikori Banashi" and "Kozaru Shichinosuke".

PLAYWRIGHTS: Nagawa Shimesuke III.

ACTORS LINES: Nakamura Jusabur˘.

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

ACTORS: Band˘ Manz˘ and Band˘ Yasuke.

PLAYS: "Chibusa no Enoki" and "Kama-ga-Fuchi".

PLAYWRIGHTS: Segawa Jok˘ II and Sei Basetsu.

ACTORS LINES: ďtani Bunz˘ and ďtani Hiromatsu.

LESSER KNOWN ACTORS: Band˘ Mitsusabur˘ and Band˘ Yaenosuke.

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

ACTORS: Anegawa Daikichi I.

PLAYS: "Enmeiin Nitt˘".

PLAYWRIGHTS: Okuno Sasuke.

ACTORS LINES: Anegawa Daikichi.

KAOMISE: Ky˘to 1750 (Ebisuya Kichir˘bŕ's theater).

NI-NO-KAWARI: Ky˘to 1751.

LESSER KNOWN ACTORS: Nakamura Kanjűr˘, Nakamura Keijo, Nakamura Komajaku and Nakamura Ky˘emon.

PROGRAMS: February 2016 (details for the Kabukiza and Hakataza programs, Zenshinza Tour), March 2016 (Kabukiza), April 2016 (Meijiza) and May 2016 (National Theatre).

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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