Scene:
Kumagai's Camp (See also Kumagai's Explanation and The Head Identification) / Kumagai jinya (See also Kumagai monogatari and Kubi jikken) / 熊谷陣屋 (See also 熊谷物語 and 首実検)
From The Battle of Ichinotani
December 1985

Dates: 1985/12/10-1985/12/22
Place: National Theatre of Japan
Return to: information about the December 1985 production of this play

Narrator(s)

Shamisen Player(s)

Performers

Puppeteer(s) Character(s) Kashira
Tamaki Yoshida / 吉田玉輝 Tsutsumino Gunji
Gunji / 堤軍次
Genta / 源太
Itcho Kiritake / 桐竹一暢 Fuji no tsubone (Fuji no Kata)
Fuji-no-tsubone / 藤の局(藤の方)
Fukeoyama / 老女形
Tamaya Yoshida (see also Eiko Yoshida) / 吉田玉也 Kajiwara Heiji Kagetaka
Kajiwara / 梶原平次景高
Kintoki / 金時
Tamamatsu Yoshida, III (see also Monya Kiritake) / 吉田玉松 (三) Ishiya Midaroku jitsuwa Yaheibyōe Munekiyo
Midaroku, in fact Munekiyo / 石屋弥陀六実は弥平兵衛宗清
Kiichi / 鬼一
Bungo Yoshida, V (see also Kotama Yoshida) / 吉田文吾 (五)
(substitute: Tamako Yoshida, II / 吉田玉幸 (二))
Kumagai Jirō Naozane
Kumagai / 熊谷次郎直実
Bunshichi / 文七
Kanju Kiritake / 桐竹勘寿 Minamotono Yoshitsune
Yoshitsune Minamoto / 源義経
Genta / 源太

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