Technical Information

Piece
*/d_piece 1000761
Piece Title
Kanjinchō
Plot Summary
Yoshitsune Minamoto and his retainer Benkei disguise themselves as travelling priests in order to pass through the barrier at Ataka set up to catch them. Benkei must beat his master Yoshitsune who is disguised as his porter.
Notes
The Bunraku puppet theatre adaptation of this kabuki play was first staged in 1895 in Osaka.
Piece > Date
*/d_piece/d_piece.dateid 1021451
Date piece created
1840
Piece > Associated Movement
*/d_piece/d_piece.associatedmovementid 12
Associated Movement(s)
jidaimono (historical play)
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 976
Alternate Title(s)
Subscription List, The
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 977
Alternate Title(s)
Kanjincho
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 708
Character(s)
Yoshitsune
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 2
Character(s)
Benkei
Piece > Character(s) in Piece > Character Type
*/d_piece/r_piece_character/d_character.charactertypeid 11
Character Type
Military personnel
Piece > Function
*/d_piece/r_piece_creator:functionid 4
Function
Translator
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 784
Structure
One act.