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GloPAD ID 1005782
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Digital Object Title Bunraku baba puppet in performance of Sanjūsangendō munagi no yurai, February 1977
Performance Date Unknown
Section of the Performance Performance: Act I
Performance People Yoshida Bunshō (Puppeteer) (Heitarō's mother) (Bunraku/omo-zukai (head puppeteer))
Production 1977Feb05, Kokuritsu shōgekijō, Bunraku, Katakiuchi tsuzure no nishiki
Piece Sanjūsangendō munagi no yurai
Performance Notes Scene: Heitaro sumika yori kiyari ondo (Heitaro's House and the Lumber Carrier's Song). Characters: Heitaro's mother (Bunshō). Puppet heads used: Baba.
Component Associated Performing Art Puppetry
Component Puppet head
Production 1977Feb05, Kokuritsu shōgekijō, Bunraku, Katakiuchi tsuzure no nishiki
Piece Sanjūsangendō munagi no yurai
Component Proper Name Baba
Component Activity Date Unknown
Component Associated Character Heitarō's mother
Date Object Created Unknown
Date Object Destroyed Unknown
Object Dimensions 0 x 0 x pixels
Component Notes A common puppet head type used for older women characters.
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Rights Statement
Credit Line Courtesy of The Barbara Curtis Adachi Bunraku Collection, C.V. Starr East Asian library, Columbia University.
Ordering Information Contact GloPAC office, Cornell University, glopac@cornell.edu.