Production:
The Battles of Genji and Heike / Hiragana seisuiki / ひらかな盛衰記
February 1970

Dates: 1970/02/08-1970/02/22 see all February 1970 productions
Place: National Theatre of Japan

View play information for: The Battles of Genji and Heike / Hiragana seisuiki / ひらかな盛衰記


Visual Materials

There are no visual materials for this production of this play

Scenes

Linked scenes provide additional information about narrator, shamisen player, and performers.
English Japanese 日本語
The Itodo Myojin Shrine Itodo no Myōjin 射手明神
Yoshinaka's Mansion Yoshinaka yakata 義仲館
The Toothbrush Maker's House Katsurano sato 楊枝屋
The Travel of the Bereaved Family Michiyuki kimi ga ushirohimo 道行君後紐
The Inn at Otsu Ōtsu yadoya 大津宿屋
The Improvised Bamboo Hearse Sasabiki 笹引
The Matsuemon's House Matsuemon uchi 松右衛門内
The Rowing Lesson Sakaro 逆櫓
Kajiwara's Mansion Kajiwara yakata 梶原館
The Argument on the Uji River Crossing Senjin mondō 先陣問答
Disinheritance of Genda Genta kandō 源太勘当
The Fortune Teller Tsuji Hōin 辻法印
The Tea House at Kanzaki Kanzaki ageya 神崎揚屋
The Innermost Room Okuzashiki 奥座敷

Characters

English Japanese 日本語
Minamoto-no-YoshitsuneMinamotono Yoshitsune源義経
Kagetoki KajiwaraKajiwara Kagetoki梶原平三景時
Takatsuna SasakiSasaki Takatsuna佐々木高綱
Shigetada HatakeyamaHatakeyama Shigetada畠山重忠
Yoshimori WadaWada Yoshimori和田義盛
Old woodcutterSomano rōjin杣の老人
Yoshinaka KisoKiso Yoshinaka木曽義仲(朝日将軍義仲)
OfudeKoshimoto Ofude腰元お筆
Yamabuki-GozenYamabuki Gozen山吹御前
Tomoe-GozenTomoe Gozen巴御前
Kamada (Kamata) HaitoKamada (Kamata) Haito鎌田隼人
Landlord RokubeiYanushi Rokubei家主六兵衛
Bamba-no-ChutaBanbano Chūta番場忠太
GonshiroSendō Gonshirō船頭権四郎
OyoshiOyoshiおよし
InnkeeperYadoya teishu宿屋亭主
KomawakaKomawaka Gimi駒若君
TsuchimatsuTsuchimatsu槌松
Matsuemon, in fact Kanemitsu MatsuemonMatsuemon jitsuwa Higuchino Jirō Kanemitsu松右衛門実は樋口次郎兼光
Mataroku, a boatmanSendō Mataroku船頭又六
Tomizo, a boatmanSendō Tomizo船頭富蔵
Kurosaku, a boatmanSendō Kurosaku九郎作
Genta KajiwaraKajiwara Genda (Genta) Kagesue梶原源太景季
Heiji KajiwaraKajiwara Heiji Kagetaka梶原平次景高
Chidori, later known as UmegaeKoshimoto Chidori nochini Keisei Umegae腰元千鳥後に傾城梅ヶ枝(傾城梅ヶ枝)
EnjuEnju母延寿
Gunnai YokosukaYokosuka (Yokosuga) Gunnai横須賀軍内
Fortune tellerTsuji Hōin辻法印
Fortune teller's wifeHōin nyōbō法印女房
Tea house proprietorAgeya teishu揚屋亭主
MaidNakai仲居
Pawn shop employeeShichiya no otoko質屋の男
FarmersHyakushō百姓
LandlordYanushi家主
ConstablesTorite捕手
NeighborsKinjo no shū近所の衆
SoldiersGunpyō軍兵
Maid servantsKoshimoto腰元

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