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The Art of Kabuki

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Alternate title:Kabuki
Summary:An introduction to the 400 year old tradition of Kabuki, explaining its origins and purposes, its literary sources and the meaning of its symbolism. Also shows a rehearsal, preparation of costume and wigs and the performance of four Kabuki plays.
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Kabuki
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Asian Studies
Japan
Theater
Music
Dance
Collection:Films@UM
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