Play title:
The Fiftieth Death Anniversary / Gojūnenki utanebutsu / 五十年忌歌念仏

Play Title: The Fiftieth Death Anniversary / Gojūnenki utanebutsu / 五十年忌歌念仏
Author(s): Chikamatsu Monzaemon
First Staged: 1709
Bibliography: Kokuritsu Gekijō jōen shiryōshū, edited by Kokuritsu Gekijō Geinō Chōsashitsu, vol. 93, May 1973; Bunraku May 1973 Performance Program; Hironaga, Shūzaburō, The Bunraku Handbook (Tokyo: Maison des Arts, 1976)

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Date Place
1973 May National Theatre National Theatre of Japan
1973 July Asahiza

Scenes

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The Mad Woman Kasa monogurui 笠物狂

Characters

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Onatsu Musume Onatsu 娘お夏
Oshun Oshun おしゅん
Osan Osan おさん
Male traveler Tabi no otoko 旅の男
Female traveler Tabi no onna 旅の女
Packhorse driver Mago 馬子
Traveler on horseback Bajō no tabibito 馬上の旅人
Courier Hikyaku 飛脚