Play title:
The Woman's Harakiri at Nagamachi / Nagamachi onna no harakiri / 長町女腹切

Play Title: The Woman's Harakiri at Nagamachi / Nagamachi onna no harakiri / 長町女腹切
Author(s): Chikamatsu Monzaemon
First Staged: 1712
Bibliography: Hironaga, Shūzaburō, The Bunraku Handbook (Tokyo: Maison des Arts, 1976); Bunraku February 1994 Performance Program

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Date Place
1994 February National Theatre of Japan

Scenes

EnglishJapanese日本語
The Swordsmith Shop at Shimotachiuri in Kyoto Kyō shimotachiuri katanaya 京下立売刀屋
The Izutsuya Tea House at Ishigaki-cho Ishigakichō Izutsuya 石垣町井筒屋
The Trip from Kyoto to Osaka Ohana Hanshichi michiyuki おはな半七道行
The Woodwork Shop at Nagamachi, Osaka Ōsaka nagamachi kyaraya 大坂長町伽羅屋

Characters

EnglishJapanese日本語
Iwami, a swordsmith Katanaya Iwami 刀屋石見
Chujiro Omotedai Chūjirō 重手代忠二郎
Sasuke Deshi Sasuke 弟子佐助
Kihachi Deshi Kihachi 弟子喜八
Ohana Izutsuya Ohana 井筒屋お花
Hanshichi's aunt Hanshichi no oba 半七の叔母
Hanshichi Tedai Hanshichi 手代半七
Komanji Kōmanji 光満寺
Tarozaemon Izutsuya Tarōzaemon 井筒屋太郎左衛門
Kyubei Chichi Kyūbei 父九兵衛
Densuke Ryōrinin Densuke 料理人伝介
Jingoro Kyaraya Jingorō 伽羅屋甚五郎
Seishichi Tomo no otoko Seishichi 供の男清七
Courtesan Yūjo 遊女