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国立文楽劇場

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The lovers' exile by Monzaemon Chikamatsu( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penniless clerk Chubei embezzles public funds to release his lover, the prostitute Unegawa, from her contract at the teahouse. This is the entire plot of "The Lovers' Exile," by classic Japanese dramatist Monzaemon Chikamatsu (1673-1724), the Shakespeare of Bunraku theatre. Bunraku combines the arts of puppetry, a particularly Japanese form of dramatic recitation called joruri, and musical accompaniment by the shamisen. This performance is by the Bunraku Ensemble of Osaka, which includes a number of players who are Living National Treasures of Japan. "The Lovers' Exile" is the only filmed adaptation of a classic Bunraku performance [at time of filming]
Music of Bunraku( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the exotic drama of Bunraku, the puppet theater of Japan, and is intended to enable the viewer to understand its music as well. The musical styles, notation and performers of Bunraku are introduced by Prof. William P. Malm of the University of Michigan, while the historic roots of Bunraku, as illustrated in antique paintings and prints, are explained by Prof. Sidney D. Brown of the University of Oklahoma. Artists from the National Bunraku Theater of Japan demonstrate the musical styles of Bunraku, and perform Ise ondo koi no netaba (The massacre of a geisha house in Ise)
Bunraku yukahonshu by Kokuritsu Bunraku Gekijō( Book )

26 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in Japanese and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nagauta : the heart of Kabuki music by William P Malm( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the Nagauta version of the piece Sue hirogari = The folding fan by Kineya Rokuzaemon X. Performed on a practice stage by students at the National University of Fine Arts and Music in Tokyo. Examines the instruments and techniques used in the performing of Nagauta music
Gidayū nenpyō( Book )

in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meido no hikyaku : ningyō jōruri bunraku menenshū = The courier for hell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of "Meido no hikyaku" pieces performed at Kokuritsu Gekijō, Kokuritsu Bunraku Gekijō, and Asahiza
Bunraku yukahonshū : Kokuritsu bunraku gekijō ningyō jōruri bunraku shigatsu kōen( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoshitsune senbonzakura( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 12th century, this puppet play, written by Takeda Izumo, Miyoshi Shōraku, and Namiki Sōsuke in 1747, takes place following the Genpei War. The Heike clan has been defeated at several important battles and Lord Yoritomo, of the opposing Genji, has established himself as shogun. But his younger half-brother, Yoshitsune, has also been very successful in battle, causing Yoritomo to become bitterly jealous. Yoritomo therefore turns against Yoshitsune and determines to capture him, forcing Yoshitsune to run away in an attempt to escape his brother's men
Kokuritsu bunraku gekijō natsuyasumi bunraku tokubetsu kōen daihon( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kotobuki shikisanbasō( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natsumatsuri Naniwa kagami : ningyō jōruri bunraku menenshū = A midsummer night's murder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of "Natsumatsuri Naniwa kagami" pieces performed at Kokuritsu Bunraku Gekijō, Asahiza, Kokuritsu Gekijō, and NHK Sutajio
Bunraku yukahonshū : Kokuritsu bunraku gekijō ningyō jōruri bunraku hatsuharu kōen( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunraku yukahonshū : Kokuritsu bunraku gekijō ningyō jōruri bunraku jūichigatsu kōen( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunraku yukahonshū : Kokuritsu bunraku gekijō ningyō jōruri bunraku ichigatsu kōen( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunraku yukahonshū : Kokuritsu bunraku gekijō ningyō jōruri bunraku hachigatsu kōen( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shinpan utazaimon : Ningyō jōruri bunraku meienshū = A new broadside ballad( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of "Shinpan utazaimon" pieces performed at Kokuritsu Bunraku Gekijō, Kokuritsu Gekijō, and Tōkyō Mitsukoshi Gekijō
Kane morotomo yume no samezaya( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunraku yukahonshū : Kokuritsu bunraku gekijō ningyō jōruri bunraku shichigatsu kōen( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunraku wakatekai : bunraku kiseisha kenshū happyōkai 12( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2018 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shichifukujin takara no irifune( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bunraku Antzoki Nazionala

Bunraku Naniwasho Shinsaku Bunraku Kyakuhon Boshu Jikko Iinkai

Japan. Kokuritsu Bunraku Gekijō

Kokuritsu-Bunraku-Gekijo

Kokuritsu Gekijō. Bunraku Gekijō

National Bunraku Theater of Japan

National Bunraku Theatre

National Bunraku Theatre of Japan

Nihon Geijutsu Bunka Shinkokai Kokuritsu Bunraku Gekijo

théâtre national de bunraku

Национальный театр бунраку

Національний театр бунраку

국립 분라쿠 극장

コクリツ ブンラク ゲキジョウ

ニホン ゲイジュツ ブンカ シンコウカイ コクリツ ブンラク ゲキジョウ

ブンラク ナニワショウ シンサク ブンラク キャクホン ボシュウ ジッコウ イインカイ

文楽なにわ賞新作文楽脚本募集実行委員会

国立文楽劇場

国立文楽劇場 (Japan)

国立文楽劇場 (Osaka, Japan)

日本芸術文化振興会国立文楽劇場

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Japanese (136)

English (7)