UMA NUSUBITO
   
Dance title Uma Nusubito  In Japanese
Hhorse Thieves
Authors Iwaya Sazanami (original story)
Iwaya Shin'ichi (script)
History

The dance-drama "Uma Nusubito" was premiered in July 1956 at the ďsaka Kabukiza [casting].

Key words Shosagoto
Uma
Nagauta
Summary

Two rascals, Akuta and Sunez˘, are looking for money for debauchery. They encounter a peasant named Rokubei, who is quite naive and is walking his horse. An evil's idea comes to Akuta's mind. He convinces Sunez˘ to cheat the peasant and rob him of the horse. Their plot succeeds, but the peasant confronts them just as they are about to sell the horse. The curtain falls on the comical flight of the two thieves and the pursuing Rokubei.

"Uma Nusubito"

 
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