Performer:
Kiritake Itchō / 桐竹一暢

Active Date: 1956/02-
Specialty: Puppeteer
Notes: Bunraku meikan 1980, 1985, 1988, 1990, 1994

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ID: 453_2_0026_0026
Type: slide
Play: The Battles of Genji and Heike
Production: February 1979

ID: 453_2_0034_0034
Type: slide
Play: The Battles of Genji and Heike
Production: February 1979

ID: 453_2_0040_0040
Type: slide
Play: The Battles of Genji and Heike
Production: February 1979

ID: 454_2_0044_0044
Type: slide
Play: The Battles of Genji and Heike
Production: February 1979

Puppeteer / Character / Kashira

 
February 1968 The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
  Oshun and Dembei
 
May 1969 The Story of Priest Roben
  The Infant Pilgrim
 
September 1969 The Battle of Sakamoto Castle
 
October 1969 The Twenty-Four Dutiful Sons
 
February 1970 The Battles of Genji and Heike
 
April 1970 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
May 1970 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
September 1970 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
August 1970 Tour The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
October 1970 The Inauspicious Sword
  The White Fox of Shinoda
 
November 1970 The Nunobiki Waterfall
 
February 1971 The Vendetta by a Samurai in Rags
  The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
April 1971 The Teachings for Women
  The Old Tale of Kusunoki
 
May 1971 The Gion Festival
  The Shiraishi Story
 
July 1971 Gonza the Lancer
  The Summer Festival at Naniwa
 
September 1971 The Crossroads of Gappo
 
October 1971 The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
  The Amorous Courier on the Yamato Highway
 
November 1971 Tametomo The Archer General
  The Amorous Courier
 
January 1972 The Loyal Samurai
 
February 1972 The Two-Colored Reins
  The Loyal Samurai
  The Courier for Hell
 
April 1972 The Rat's Romance
  The Stone Monument of Glory
 
May 1972 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
July 1972 The Bloodshed at Ise
 
September 1972 The Pine Tree on the River Bank
  The Maiden's Colorful Fan
 
October 1972 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
November 1972 The Tycoon's Exploit
 
January 1973 The Battle of Sakamoto Castle
 
February 1973 The Adachi Plain in Oshu
 
April 1973 The Cherry Trees of the Imperial Palace
  The Love Suicide of Tokubei and Ofusa
 
May 1973 Asahiza The Grateful Cormorant
 
May 1973 National Theatre The Fiftieth Death Anniversary
  The Old Tale of Kusunoki
 
July 1973 The Fiftieth Death Anniversary
 
September 1973 The Woman-Killer and the Hell of Oil
  The Crossroads of Gappo
 
October 1973 The Battle of Coxinga
  The Courier for Hell
 
November 1973 The Courier for Hell
 
January 1974 The Go Game Strategy
  Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
February 1974 The Stone Monument of Glory
  The Romance in the Gay Quarters
  The Tales of Ise
 
April 1974 Asahiza The Tycoon's Exploit
 
April 1974 National Theatre The Tycoon's Exploit
 
July 1974 The Three Generations of Kamakura Shoguns
  The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
September 1974 The Nine-Tailed Fox
  The Battle of Sakamoto Castle
 
October 1974 The Nunobiki Waterfall
  Fishing for Wives
 
November 1974 The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
January 1975 The Battle of Ichinotani
  The Amorous Courier on the Yamato Highway
 
February 1975 The Battle of Ichinotani
  Two Girl Attendants to a Courtesan
 
April 1975 The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
  The League of the 47 Ronin
 
May 1975 The Yaguchi Ferry
  Kagekiyo and His Daughter
 
July 1975 Akogi Bay in Ise Province
  The Woman-Killer and the Hell of Oil
 
September 1975 The Vow of Rokusuke
 
October 1975 The White Fox of Shinoda
  The Shiraishi Story
 
December 1975 The Twenty-Four Dutiful Sons
 
January 1976 Tragedy on a Snowy Night
  The Color Prints of Kagamiyama
 
March 1976 The Love of Ohan and Choemon
  The Battles of Genji and Heike
 
April 1976 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
May 1976 The White Fox of Shinoda
  The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
July 1976 The Story of Kasane
  The League of the 47 Ronin
 
August 1984 The Murder in Revenge
 
November 1976 The Adachi Plain in Oshu
  The Nine-Tailed Fox
  The Love Suicide of Hambei and Ochiyo
 
December 1976 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
January 1977 The Twenty-Four Dutiful Sons
 
February 1977 The Ridge Pole of the Sanjusangendo Temple
 
April 1977 The Teachings for Women
 
May 1977 The Teachings for Women
 
June 1977 Fishing for Wives
 
July 1977 Asahiza The Battles of Genji and Heike
 
August 1977 Hokkaido Tour The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
August 1977 Tour Sansho Dayu
 
September 1977 The Love Suicides at Amijima
 
November 1977 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
January 1978 Fishing for Wives
  The Celebration of Housing Starts
 
February 1978 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
  Gonza the Lancer
 
April 1978 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
May 1978 The Story of the Morning Glory
 
July 1978 The Woman-Killer and the Hell of Oil
  The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
August 1978 The Story of Monsters
 
September 1978 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
December 1978 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
January 1979 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
February 1979 The Battles of Genji and Heike
 
April 1979 Kiichi's Book of Strategy
  The Love Suicides at Amijima
 
May 1979 The Crossroads of Gappo
  The Love Suicide of Hambei and Ochiyo
 
July 1979 The Three Generations of Kamakura Shoguns
  A Tragic Love Triangle
 
September 1979 Kiichi's Book of Strategy
 
October 1979 The Vendetta in Iga
 
December 1979 The Teachings for Women
 
February 1980 The Battle of Coxinga
 
May 1980 The Dance of Sambaso
  The Cherry Trees Along the Hidaka River
  The Stuttering Painter
 
July 1980 The Dances of the Four Seasons
  The Courier for Hell
 
September 1980 The New Usuyuki Story
  The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
October 1980 The New Usuyuki Story
 
December 1980 The Tycoon's Exploit
 
January 1981 The Battle of Sakamoto Castle
  The Twenty-Four Dutiful Sons
 
February 1981 The Love Suicides at Amijima
 
April 1981 Kokaji the Swordsmith
 
May 1981 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
December 1978 Bunraku Kanshō Kyōshitsu The Priest in Exile
 
October 1973 The Battle of Coxinga
 
July 1981 The Young Cherry Tree
 
September 1981 Monkey
  The Maple Viewing Party
 
November 1981 Kiichi's Book of Strategy
  The Love Suicide of Hambei and Ochiyo
 
December 1981 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
January 1982 The Mask Peddler
  The Amorous Courier on the Yamato Highway
 
February 1982 The Woman-Killer and the Hell of Oil
  The Love Suicide of Hambei and Ochiyo
 
March 1982 The Tycoon's Exploit
  The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
April 1982 The Teachings for Women
 
May 1982 The Color Prints of Kagamiyama
  The Gion Festival
 
July 1982 The Vow of Rokusuke
  The Summer Festival at Naniwa
 
September 1982 The Nine-Tailed Fox
 
October 1982 The Adachi Plain in Oshu
 
December 1982 The Adachi Plain in Oshu
 
January 1983 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
February 1983 The Ancient Calendar
  Gonza the Lancer
 
April 1983 The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
May 1983 The Battle of Sakamoto Castle
  The Three Generations of Kamakura Shoguns
 
July 1983 The Three Generations of Kamakura Shoguns
  The Dances of the Four Seasons
  The Subscription List
 
September 1983 Kagekiyo and His Daughter
  A Tragic Love Triangle
 
October 1983 Kagekiyo and His Daughter
  The Love Suicides at Amijima
 
December 1983 The Twenty-Four Dutiful Sons
 
July 1980 Tour The Battle of Ichinotani
 
April 1978 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
January 1984 The Battle of Ichinotani
 
February 1984 The Love Suicides at Amijima
  The Woman-Killer and the Hell of Oil
 
April 1984 The Dance of Sambaso
  Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
May 1984 The Dance of Sambaso
  Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
June 1984 The Story of the Morning Glory
 
July 1984 The Battle of Coxinga
 
September 1984 The Murder in Revenge
 
October 1984 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
November 1984 The Vendetta in Iga
  The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
December 1984 The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
January 1985 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
February 1985 The Courier for Hell
  The Double Suicide at Ikudama
 
April 1985 The Battles of Genji and Heike
  The Love Suicide at Amijima
 
May 1985 The Battles of Genji and Heike
  The Tycoon's Exploit
  The Love-Inspired Murder
 
June 1985 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
July 1985 The Summer Festival at Naniwa
  The Vegetable Farm
 
August 1985 The Butterfly Couple in the Other World
  The Nunobiki Waterfall
 
September 1985 Monkey
 
November 1985 The Hunter and the Female Fox
  The Love of Ohan and Choemon
 
December 1985 The Battle of Ichinotani
 
January 1986 The Seven Gods of Fortune
  Kajiwara The Swordsman
  The Red-Hot Love of the Greengrocer's Daughter
 
February 1986 The Priest in Exile
 
April 1986 The Teachings for Women
 
May 1986 The Vendetta in Iga
 
July 1986 Danshichi the Homeless
  The Butterfly Couple in the Other World
 
August 1986 National Bunraku Theatre, Osaka The Story of Shunkin
 
August 1986 National Theatre, Tokyo The Teachings for Women
 
October 1986 The Love Suicides at Amijima
  The Courier for Hell
 
January 1987 The Dances of the Four Seasons
 
February 1987 The Ancient Calendar
  The Courtesan Yugiri
 
April 1987 The Tycoon's Exploit
 
June 1987 National Bunraku Theatre The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
June 1987 Harajuku Bunraku The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
July 1987 The Tales of Ise
  The New Barrier of Ataka
 
August 1987 Madame Butterfly
  The Disinherited Son
  The Maple Viewing Party
 
September 1987 The Tales of Ise
  The Battle of Sakamoto Castle
 
November 1987 The Battle of Sakamoto Castle
 
December 1987 Kiichi's Book of Strategy
 
January 1988 The Seven Gods of Fortune
  Two Girl Attendants to a Courtesan
 
February 1988 The Courier for Hell
  The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
April 1988 The Lion Dance
  The Twenty-Four Dutiful Sons
 
May 1988 The Twenty-Four Dutiful Sons
 
July 1988 The Story of Kasane
 
August 1988 Pilgrimage to the West
  Ohan
 
November 1988 The Battles of Genji and Heike
 
December 1988 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
January 1989 The Battle of Kawanakajima
  The Amorous Courier
  The Feudal Lord in Asama
 
February 1989 The Drum of the Waves of Horikawa
  The Two-Colored Reins
 
March 1989 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
  The Love of Ohan and Choemon
 
April 1989 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
July 1989 The Enticed High Priest
  The Story of the Morning Glory
 
August 1989 Subjugation of Ogres on Mt. Oe
  The Red Battle Surcoat
 
September 1989 The Two Butterflies
  The Herculean Woman
 
November 1989 The Two Butterflies
  The Story of Matsukaza and Murasame
 
December 1989 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
January 1990 The Gion Festival
 
February 1990 The Love Suicide of Hambei and Ochiyo
  Oshun and Dembei
 
April 1990 The Lion Dance
 
May 1990 The Color Prints of Kagamiyama
  The Story of the Morning Glory
 
July 1990 The Nunobiki Waterfall
  The Disinherited Son
 
August 1990 Stone Flower
 
September 1990 The Adachi Plain in Oshu
 
November 1990 Gonza the Lancer
  The Adachi Plain in Oshu
 
December 1990 The Amorous Courier
 
October 1991 The Trouble in the Date Household
  The Teachings for Women
 
February 1991 The Vendetta by a Samurai in Rags
  The Vendetta in Iga
 
April 1991 The Old Tale of Kusunoki
  The New Usuyuki Story
 
May 1991 The New Usuyuki Story
 
July 1991 The Three Generations of Kamakura Shoguns
  The Grateful Cormorant
 
August 1991 The Shank's Mare along the Tokaido Highway
 
September 1991 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
November 1991 Kiichi's Book of Strategy
  The Ancient Calendar
 
December 1991 The Crossroads of Gappo
 
January 1992 The Pines on Mount Hibari
  The Cherry Trees of the Imperial Palace
 
April 1992 The Vendetta in Iga
 
May 1992 The Butterfly Couple in the Other World
 
July 1992 The Butterfly Couple in the Other World
  Masakiyo's Loyalty
 
August 1992 The Hunter and the Female Fox
  The Woman-Killer and the Hell of Oil
 
September 1992 The Twenty-Four Dutiful Sons
 
November 1992 Kokaji the Swordsmith
  The Greengrocer's Tragedy
 
January 1993 The Crossroads of Gappo
  The Love of Osome and Hisamatsu
 
February 1993 The Double Suicide at Ikudama
 
April 1993 The Tycoon's Exploit
 
May 1993 The Tycoon's Exploit
 
August 1993 The Summer Festival at Naniwa
  The Love Suicide of Hambei and Ochiyo
 
September 1993 The Summer Festival at Naniwa
  The Priest Karukaya and the Souvenir of Tsukushi
 
November 1993 Fishing for Wives
  The Loyal Samurai
 
December 1993 A Supplement to Chushingura
 
January 1994 The Love Suicide at Amijima
  The Battle of Sakamoto Castle
 
February 1994 The Ancient Calendar
  The Woman's Harakiri at Nagamachi
 
April 1994 The Teachings for Women
 
August 1994 Pilgrimage to the West
 
September 1994 The Shiraishi Story
  The White Fox of Shinoda
 
November 1994 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
December 1994 The Ridge Pole of the Sanjusangendo Temple
 
February 1995 The Priest in Exile
 
April 1995 The Subscription List
 
May 1995 The Gion Festival
  The New Barrier of Ataka
 
August 1995 The Story of Manda Ponds
 
September 1995 Kiichi's Book of Strategy
  The Murder in Revenge
 
January 1996 The Tycoon's Exploit
  The Mask Peddler
 
April 1996 The Gion Festival
 
July 1996 Sasayaki no take
 
September 1996 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
January 1997 The Battle of Ichinotani
  The Lion Dance
 
February 1997 The Pregnant Mountain Ogress (Heroine)
  The Woman-Killer and the Hell of Oil
 
April 1997 Yoshitsune and a Thousand Cherry Trees
 
September 1997 Kagekiyo and His Daughter
  The Love of Ohan and Choemon
 
December 1997 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
January 1998 The Cherry Trees of the Imperial Palace
 
April 1998 A Supplement to Chushingura
  The New Usuyuki Story
 
May 1998 The Vendetta in Iga
 
September 1998 The Story of the Morning Glory
 
November 1998 The League of the 47 Ronin
 
July 2000 The Shank's Mare along the Tokaido Highway
 
November 2000 The Two Butterflies
  The Love Suicides at Amijima
 
April 2001 The Color Prints of Kagamiyama
  The Crossroads of Gappo
 
July/August 2001 The Rat's Romance
  The Summer Festival at Naniwa
 
September 1971 Bunraku Kanshō Kyōshitsu The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
December 1986 Bunraku Kanshō Kyōshitsu The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
May 1987 The Tycoon's Exploit
 
March/April 1988 Tour The Crossroads of Gappo
  The Love Suicides at Amijima
 
February 1996 The Love Suicides at Amijima
 
January 2002 The Celebration of Housing Starts
 
July/August 2002 The Story of Kasane
 
April 2002 Sugawara's Secrets of Calligraphy
 
February 1973 Bunkyo Public Hall Onna no heiwa (Lysistrata)
 
August 1970 The Two-Colored Reins
  The Woman-Killer and the Hell of Oil
 
September 1971 Kōkōsei no tame no Bunraku Kyōshitsu The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
 
November 1973 Kōkōsei no tame no Bunraku Kyōshitsu The Ridge Pole of the Sanjusangendo Temple

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