Piece Name Kokaji
Piece Alternate Name Kokaji the swordsmith (Translation)
Creation Date Muromachi
Associated Performing Art(s) Noh
Associated Movement currently performed noh
Language(s) of Creation Japanese
Structure Divisions Two acts
Plot Kokaji, a noted swordsmith in Kyoto, prays at the Inari shrine and receives divine assistance in making a sword for the emperor.
Notes Bunraku version of this noh play written by Kimura Tomiko in 1939.
Piece Published in Japanese Plays: No-Kyogen-Kabuki,
Nô et Kyôgen,

Associated Items

Performances of the piece 1000725, 1000724, 1001857, 1004335
Components associated with piece 1004760, 1004922, 1005059, 1002499, 1002500