Technical Information

Piece
*/d_piece 1000724
Piece Title
Honchō nijūshikō
Plot Summary
Events around the great rivalry between the Takeda and Uesugi clans in the sixteenth century.
Notes
First performed at the Takemotoza Theatre in Osaka in 1766. Play centers around the feud between two warlords, Takeda Shingen and Nagao Kenshin, in the 16th century.
Piece > Date
*/d_piece/d_piece.dateid 1018180
Date piece created
1766
Piece > Associated Movement
*/d_piece/d_piece.associatedmovementid 12
Associated Movement(s)
jidaimono (historical play)
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 968
Alternate Title(s)
Honcho nijushiko
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 1863
Alternate Title(s)
Japan's Twenty-Four Paragons of Filial Piety
Piece > Function
*/d_piece/r_piece_creator:functionid 143
Function
Playwright
Piece > Language
*/d_piece/r_piece_language 7
Language
Japanese
Piece > Structure of Piece
*/d_piece/r_piece_structure_division 736
Structure
Sixteen acts