Play title:
The Herculean Woman / Wada kassen onna maizuru / 和田合戦女舞鶴

Play Title: The Herculean Woman / Wada kassen onna maizuru / 和田合戦女舞鶴
Author(s): Namiki Sōsuke (See also Namiki Senryū)
First Staged: 1736
Bibliography: Hironaga, Shūzaburō, The Bunraku Handbook (Tokyo: Maison des Arts, 1976); Bunraku September 1989 Performance Program

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Date Place
1989 September National Theatre of Japan

Scenes

EnglishJapanese日本語
Hangaku Breaks the Gate Hangaku mon'yaburi 板額門破り
Ichiwaka's Maiden Battle Ichiwaka uijin 市若初陣

Characters

EnglishJapanese日本語
Lady Itsuki Sokujo Itsukihime 息女斎姫
Kaede Koshimoto Kaede 腰元かえで
Kofuyu Koshimoto Kofuyu 腰元小冬
Heida Egara Egara no Heida 荏柄平太
Shiro Fujisawa Fujisawa Shiro 藤沢四郎
Yoichi Asari Asari Yoichi 浅利与市
Hangaku, Yoichi's wife Tsuma Hangaku 妻板額
Ichiwaka Ichiwakamaru 市若丸 
Lady Masako Masako Amagimi 政子尼公
Tsunade, Heita's wife Heida tsuma Tsunade 平太妻綱手
Kinsato Kinsatomaru 公暁丸