Scene:
The Village of Ueda / Uedamura / 上田村
From The Love Suicide of Hambei and Ochiyo
May 1979

Dates: 1979/05/12-1979/05/27
Place: National Theatre of Japan
Return to: information about the May 1979 production of this play

Narrator(s)

Shamisen Player(s)

Performers

Puppeteer(s) Character(s) Kashira
Kameji Kiritake / 桐竹亀次 Gejo Onabe
Onabe, a maid / 下女お鍋
Onna tsume / 女つめ
Kanya Kiritake (see also Kanya Yoshida) / 桐竹勘弥 Gejo Otake
Otake, a maid / 下女お竹
Onna tsume / 女つめ
Tamae Yoshida / 吉田玉英 Gejo Okiku
Okiku, a maid / 下女お菊
Onna tsume / 女つめ
Tamaya Yoshida (see also Eiko Yoshida) / 吉田玉也 Kagoya
Palanquin bearer / 駕屋
Otoko tsume / 男つめ
Minosuke Yoshida, III / 吉田蓑助 (三) Nyōbō Ochiyo
Ochiyo / 女房お千代
Nemuri no musume / ねむりの娘
Tamamatsu Yoshida, III (see also Monya Kiritake) / 吉田玉松 (三) Hyakushō Kinzō
Kinzo / 百姓金蔵
Darasuke / 陀羅助
Kanjuro Kiritake, II / 桐竹勘十郎 (二) Shimada Heiemon
Heiemon / 島田平右衛門
Shūto (sewa) / 舅(世話)
Tamao Yoshida / 吉田玉男 Yaoya Hanbei
Hambei / 八百屋半兵衛
Genta / 源太
Monju Kiritake / 桐竹紋寿 Iemon nyobo
Iemon's wife / 伊右衛門女房 (半兵衛母, 八百屋の母)
Warubaba / 悪婆
Kanshiro Kiritake / 桐竹勘士朗 Decchi Matsu
Matsu, an apprentice / 丁稚松
Decchi / 丁稚
Seinosuke Toyomatsu (see also Seinosuke Yoshida) / 豊松清之助 Gejo San
San, a maid / 下女さん
Ofuku / お福
Itcho Kiritake / 桐竹一暢 Oi Tahei
Tahei / 甥太兵衛
Wakaotoko / 若男
Kotama Yoshida (see also Bungo Yoshida, V) / 吉田小玉 Sainenbō
Priest Sainen / 西念坊
Onoemon / 斧右衛門
Sakujuro Yoshida / 吉田作十郎 Yaoya Iemon
Iemon / 八百屋伊右衛門
Sadanoshin / 定之進
Bunjaku Yoshida / 吉田文雀 Ane Okaru
Okaru / 姉おかる
Fukeoyama / 老女形
Tamaki Yoshida / 吉田玉輝 Kagoya
Palanquin bearer / 駕屋
Otoko tsume / 男つめ
Itcho Kiritake / 桐竹一暢 Gōshin mairi
Buddhist devotee / 庚申参り
Musume / 娘

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