Person

Person Name Chikamatsu Monzaemon
Alternate Names Sugimori Nobumori ,
Heiandō ,
Sōrinshi ,
Jirokichi (Childhood name)
Gender Male
Cultural Identity Japanese
Country(ies) of Residence Japan
Birth Date 1653
Death Date 1724
Dates Active Unknown
Genre Specialization(s) Kabuki, Puppetry
Geographic Affiliations Kyoto (Japan)
Performing Art Group Affiliations Takemoto-za
Notes  A playwright of ballad drama and kabuki in the eraly Edo. Originally from Echizen (Fukui).

Associated Items

Associated Productions 1984Feb18, Kokuritsu shougekijou, Bunraku, Shinju ten no amijima ,
2006Mar05, Kokuritsu gekijō daigekijyō, Oguri hangan (kuruma kaidō)