Piece

Piece Name Onna goroshi abura jigoku
Piece Alternate Name Onna koroshi abura no jigoku (Transliteration) ,
The Murder at the Oil Store (Translation)
Creation Date 1721
Creator Chikamatsu Monzaemon Playwright
Associated Performing Art(s) Puppetry
Associated Movement sewamono (domestic play)
Language(s) of Creation Japanese
Structure Divisions Three scenes (dan): Tokuan tsutsumi; Kawachiya uchi; Teshimaya aburamise
Notes First performed in 1721 in Osaka.

Associated Items

Associated Productions 1984Feb18, Kokuritsu shougekijou, Bunraku, Shinju ten no amijima
Performances of the piece 1003962, 1004305, 1004325, 1004332