Piece

Piece Name Meiboku sendai hagi
Piece Alternate Name The trouble in the Date household (Translation) ,
The Precious Incense and Autumn Flowers of Sendai (Translation)
Creation Date 1785
Associated Performing Art(s) Puppetry, Kabuki
Associated Movement jidaimono (historical play)
Language(s) of Creation Japanese
Notes Matsu Kanshi, Takahashi Mohei, and Yoshida Kadomaru playwrights. First performed at the Yukiza Theatre in Edo in 1785. One of several drama versions of the scandal concerning inheritance in the Date (pronounced "Da-tay") in Sendai, which occurred in the middle of the 17th century.
Piece Published in Kabuki Plays on Stage Volume 2: Villainy and Vengeance, 1773-1799(48)

Associated Items

Associated Productions 1977Dec11, Kokuritsu shougekijou, Bunraku, Meiboku sendai hagi
Performances of the piece 1004199, 1004347, 1004375