Production:
The League of the 47 Ronin / Kanadehon Chūshingura / 仮名手本忠臣蔵
December 1997

Dates: 1997/12/04-1997/12/16 see all December 1997 productions
Place: National Theatre of Japan

View play information for: The League of the 47 Ronin / Kanadehon Chūshingura / 仮名手本忠臣蔵


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 Helmet Identification at Tsurugaoka Tsurugaoka kabuto aratame 鶴が岡兜改め
The Love Poem Koika 恋歌
Rikiya Bears a Message Momonoi yakata Rikiya jōshi 桃井館力弥上使
The Cutting of the Pine Branch Matsukiri 松切り
The Bribing of Moronao Ōte gebasaki shinmotsu 大手下馬先進物 
Okaru Delivers the Letter Case (Kaoyo's Poem) Koshimoto Okaru fumizukai おかる文使い
The Attack in the Palace Denchū ninjō 殿中刃傷
The Back Gate Uramon 裏門
The Flower Basket Hanakago 花籠
The Suicide of Hangan Enya yakata Hangan seppuku 塩谷館判官切腹
The Evacuation Kasumigaseki shiro akewatashi 霞ヶ関城明渡し
The Encounter on the Yamazaki Highway Yamazaki kaidō deai 山崎街道出合
The Shooting in the Dark Yamazaki kaidō futatsudama 山崎街道二つ玉
The Selling of Okaru Okaru miuri お軽身売り
Kampei's Suicide Kampei harakiri 勘平腹切
The Ichiriki Tea House in Gion Gion Ichiriki chaya (jaya) 祇園一力茶屋
The Bridal Journey Michiyuki tabiji no yomeiri 道行旅路嫁入り
The Snowball Yuki kokashi 雪転かし
Yuranosuke's House at Yamashina Yamashina kankyo 山科閑居
The Amagawaya Shop Amagawaya 天河屋
The Hanamizubashi Bridge Hanamizubashi hikiage 花水橋引揚
The Incense-Burning at the Komyoji Temple Kōmyōji shōkō 光明寺焼香

Characters

English Japanese 日本語
TadayoshiAshikaga Tadayoshi足利直義
MoronaoKōno Moronō (Moronao)高師直
HanganEnya Hangan塩谷判官
WakasanosukeMomonoi Wakasanosuke桃井若狭助
KaoyoKaoyo Gozen顔世御前
BannaiSagisaka Bannai鷺坂伴内
HonzoKakogawa Honzō加古川本蔵
KampeiHayano Kanpei早野勘平
OkaruKoshimoto (Yūjo, Nyōbō, Musume) Okaru腰元(遊女,女房, 娘)おかる
ChinsaiSadō Chinsai茶道珍才
RikiyaŌboshi Rikiya大星力弥
GoemonHara Gōemon原郷右衛門
KudayuOno Kudayū斧九太夫
IshidoIshidō Umanojō石堂右馬丞
YakushijiYakushiji Jirōzaemon薬師寺次郎左衛門
Ōboshi YuranosukeŌboshi Yuranosuke大星由良助
YagoroSenzaki Yagorō千崎弥五郎
YoichibeiHyakushō Yoichibei百姓与市兵衛
SadakuroOno Sadakurō斧定九郎
Yoichibei's wifeYoichibei nyōbō与市兵衛女房
SaibeiIchimonjiya Saibei一文字屋才兵衛
YahachiMeppō Yahachiめっぽう弥八
RokuTanegashima no Roku種ヶ島の六
KakubeiTanuki no Kakubei狸の角兵衛
Tea house proprietorIchiriki teishu一力亭主
JutaroYazama Jūtarō矢間十太郎
KitahachiTakenomori (Takemori) Kitahachi竹森喜太八
HeiemonTeraoka Heiemon寺岡平右衛門
YasubeiOribe Yasubei織部安兵衛
YomoshichiSatō Yomoshichi佐藤与茂七
BungoŌwashi Bungo大鷲文吾
MatanojoOshioda Matanojō小汐田又之丞
KonamiMusume Konami娘小浪
TonaseTsuma (Haha) Tonase妻(母)戸無瀬
Rin, a maidGejo Rin下女りん
OishiTsuma Oishi妻お石
Tea house maidsNakai仲居
JesterTaikomochi太鼓持
Feudal lordsDaimyō大名
SekinaiYakko Sekinai奴関内
KanaiYakko Kanai奴可内
Palanquin bearersKagoya駕屋
ShinzaemonKatsuta Shinzaemon勝田新左衛門
IsukeMaebara Isuke前原伊助
GiheiAmagawaya Gihei天河屋義平
YoshimatsuSegare Yoshimatsu伜芳松
OsonoNyōbō Osono女房おその
ServantsJichō仕丁
RetainersYakko
Minor officialsShoshi諸士
MaidsKoshimoto腰元

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