Performer:
Kiritake Monju / 桐竹紋寿

Active Date: 1950/06-
Specialty: Puppeteer
Notes: Bunraku meikan 1980, 1985, 1988, 1990, 1994

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ID: 452_2_0020_0020
Type: slide
Play: The Battles of Genji and Heike
Production: February 1979

ID: 453_2_0021_0021
Type: slide
Play: The Battles of Genji and Heike
Production: February 1979

ID: 453_2_0023_0023
Type: slide
Play: The Battles of Genji and Heike
Production: February 1979

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

Puppeteer / Character / Kashira

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

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