|31 March 2021
ACTORS: Sagawa Bunz˘ I.
PLAYS: "Saig˘ to Buta-hime" and "Sakazaki Dewa-no-Kami".
ACTORS LINES: Sagawa Bunz˘.
KABUKI ART: Kabuki Murals in the USA - Stillwater.
STROLLING AROUND: Fushimi Inari Kabuki.
PROGRAMS: April 2021 (details and a flyer for the Kabukiza programs),
May 2021 (Kabukiza, Meijiza) and
June 2021 (Minamiza).
OTHERS: 11 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki plays list;
28 new roles in the bilingual list of roles;
6 new illustrations for the book "Sangoku R˘ei Ky˘butai" (1731);
a new illustration page for the actors Hanai Saizabur˘ III, Ichikawa Gennosuke, Nakamura Kiyosabur˘ I, Nakayama Shinkur˘ I and Sakakiyama Shirotar˘ IV;
a new illustration for the actors Arashi Koroku I, Asao Tamejűr˘ I, Hanai Saizabur˘ III, Ichikawa Ebiz˘ II, ďtani Hiroji II, Sanogawa Hanazuma I and Sanogawa Jűkichi I;
two new illustrations for the actor Arashi Koroku I [one | two];
the pages on the Sakakiyama Koshir˘ and Sakakiyama Shirotar˘ lines of actors have been reworked;
the pages on the actors Sadoshima Ch˘gor˘ I, Sadoshima Denpachi, Sakata Hangor˘ II,
Sakata Hangor˘ III, Sakata Hangor˘ IV, Sakata T˘jűr˘ I and Sakata T˘jűr˘ III
have been reworked (past tense, day of passing away in western calendar and added data/illustrations for some of them);
a temporary page for the drama "Sansh˘-dayű" (without any global summary);
4 new guilds in the guilds list (Hiiragiya, Sh˘gatsuya, Surugaya);
bakumatsu yondai hitokiri, bakumatsumono, cha zashiki, cha-no-yu zashiki,
dewa, fushimi inari taisha, geigi, goy˘kiki,
hashidate, hitokiri, honda heihachir˘, honda heihachir˘ tadatoki, honda masazumi, honda sado, honda tadamasa, honda tadatoki, honda yahachir˘, honda yahachir˘ masazumi, ikeda daigo, inari daimy˘jin, inga, ishin sűden, iwami,
kagoshima-j˘, kirino toshiaki, konchiin sűden,
meakashi, nakamura hanjir˘, nariai,
˘kubo ichisuke, ˘kubo toshimichi, omote zashiki, rakuj˘, rakushoku, ri,
saig˘ kichinosuke, saig˘ takamori, saig˘ takanaga, sanbongi, satsuma-han, sekishű, sekky˘-bushi, sen-hime, sakazaki naomori, sakazaki narimasa, shichiri no watashi,
tayű, tayű, tayű, tenpura, tenpuraya, tesaki, tori musume, tsurumaru-j˘, tsuwano-han,
ukita akiie, ushű and yura have been added to the glossary.
|28 February 2021
ACTORS: Sodeshima Genji.
PLAYS: "Sode Nikki Banshű Meguri".
ACTORS LINES: Sodesaki Wakano and Sodeshima Ichiya.
LESSER KNOWN ACTORS: Sodeoka Sasao and Sodesaki Tsumanosuke.
PROGRAMS: March 2021 (details for the Kabukiza, Minamiza and National Theatre programs, Shungy˘ Special Tour, Classics Tour, Yachiyoza, a new flyer for the Kabukiza),
April 2021 (Kabukiza, Shungy˘ Special Tour),
May 2021 (a flyer for the Theatre Cocoon) and
June 2021 (Hakataza).
OTHERS: 2 new links;
5 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki plays list;
34 new roles in the bilingual list of roles;
a special page for the book "Sangoku R˘ei Ky˘butai" (1731);
a new illustration for the actors Hayakawa Hatsuse, Hayakawa Shinkatsu, Ichikawa Ebiz˘ II, Katayama Tokujűr˘, Kirinami Takie, Namie Karumo, Sodeoka Sasao, Wakaura Kinjűr˘, Yamashita Kametar˘ and Yamashita Kinsaku I;
three illustrations for the actor Sodesaki Iseno I [one | two | three];
a new illustration page for the actors Ichikawa Monnosuke I, Ichikawa Sadanji I, Nanboku Sabu II, Sodesaki Iseno I and Yamatoya Jinbŕ IV;
the pages on the actors Sodeoka Masanosuke II, Sodesaki Iroha I, Sodesaki Iseno I and Sodesaki Miwano I have been reworked (past tense, day of passing away in western calendar and added data/illustrations for some of them);
a new guild in the guilds list (Hiranoya);
ashikaga yoshimasa, ashikaga yoshimitsu, ashikaga yoshinori,
edo kabuki hassh˘ no chi,
hime-ga-j˘, himeji-han, h˘in, jűnihitoe,
kah˘, kanetsukid˘, ky˘bashi,
maiko no hama, murotsu,
sangoku r˘ei ky˘butai, sh˘r˘, shukur˘, torii-ha,
yamato hasedera and z˘ritori have been added to the glossary.
|31 January 2021
ACTORS: Tsugawa Kamon.
PLAYS: "T˘jin Goroshi" and "T˘zum˘".
ACTORS LINES: Takenaka Kichisabur˘ and Tsutsui Kichijűr˘.
PLAYWRIGHTS LINES: Takeshiba Hy˘z˘ and Tsuchii Hy˘shichi.
LESSER KNOWN ACTORS: Takeshima K˘zabur˘.
PROGRAMS: January 2021 (Koganei Miyaji Musical Hall),
February 2021 (details for the Kabukiza programs, new flyers for the Kabukiza and the Hakataza),
March 2021 (Kabukiza, National Theatre, a new flyer for the Minamiza),
April 2021 (details for the Misonoza program) and
May 2021 (National Theatre, Theatre Cocoon).
OTHERS: 1 new link;
10 new entries in the Japanese-English Kabuki plays list;
24 new roles in the bilingual list of roles;
the pages on Yakusha Mono Iwai (1784) have been reworked (second book);
an illustration page for the actors Arashi Sangor˘ I, Fujikawa Sango, Fujita Koheiji I, Hayakawa Shinkatsu, Nakamura Kazuma I and Suzuki Heizaemon I;
a new illustration for the actors Anegawa Daikichi I, Anegawa Daikichi I, Anegawa Shinshir˘ I, Anegawa Shinshir˘ III, Arashi Bungor˘ I, Arashi Sangor˘ I, Arashi Shinpei II, Azuma T˘z˘ III,
Fujikawa Hachiz˘ II, Fujikawa Happo I, Fujikawa Happo II, Hayakawa Shinkatsu, Ichikawa Yaoz˘ II, Ichimura Uzaemon IX, Onoe Kikugor˘ I, Onoe Kikugor˘ I, Onoe Koisabur˘ I, Segawa Kikunoj˘ I, Segawa Kikunoj˘ II, Segawa Senjo and Yamashita Yaoz˘ I;
the pages on the actors Ichimura Takenoj˘ V, Ichimura Uzaemon XVII and Ichimura Yoshigor˘ II have been reworked (past tense, day of passing away in western calendar and added data/illustrations for some of them);
a temporary page for the dramas "Taiheiki Chűshin K˘shaku", "Tenjiku Tokubŕ Kikigaki ďrai", "Tenjiku Tokubŕ Koky˘ no Torikaji" and "Tomioka Koi no Yamabiraki" (without any global summary);
a new guild in the guilds list (Kodamaya, Nanbuya, Sakaiya, Ujiya);
hosokawa katsumoto, junkabuki,
kandagawa, kanjin, kannin, kanrei, karako, kokubunji, kon'ya, k˘ya, kutsuwa, kutsuwaya, kyakuden, ky˘ka,
maruyamamachi, muko, nihonbashigawa,
tanka, tera-otoko, t˘jin, tsűji, tsukasabito, tsukkorobashi,
yari and yoriaimachi have been added to the glossary.