Play title:
The Faithful Wife / Kamiko-jitate ryōmenkagami / 紙子仕立両面鑑

Play Title: The Faithful Wife / Kamiko-jitate ryōmenkagami / 紙子仕立両面鑑
Author(s): Suga Sensuke
First Staged: 1768
Bibliography: Hironaga, Shūzaburō, The Bunraku Handbook (Tokyo: Maison des Arts, 1976); Bunraku September 1973 Performance Program

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Date Place
1973 September National Theatre of Japan
1975 April Asahiza
1991 October National Bunraku Theatre

Scenes

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The Daimonjiya Cotton Shop Daimonjiya 大文字屋

Characters

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Gompachi Bantō Gonpachi 番頭権八
Eizaburo's mother (Myosan) Haha Myōsan 母妙三
Eizaburo Daimonjiya Eizaburō 大文字屋栄三郎
Chubei Tedai Chūbei 手代忠兵衛
Apprentice Decchi 丁稚
Maid Gejo 下女
Omatsu Yome Omatsu 嫁お松
Sukeemon Yorozuya Sukeemon 万屋助右衛門
Denkuro Tedai Denkurō 手代伝九郎