Piece

Piece Name Hade sugata onna maiginu ('Sakaya')
Piece Alternate Name Sakaya (*Popularized title) ,
A tragic love triangle (Translation) ,
Sakaya (Title for individual scene or act of piece)
Creation Date December 1772
Associated Performing Art(s) Puppetry, Kabuki
Associated Movement sewamono (domestic play)
Language(s) of Creation Japanese
Structure Divisions Three acts
Plot Dramatizes the true-life 1695 Osaka incident in which Akaney Hanshichi and Minoya Sankatsu committed double suicide at the Sennichi Temple.
Notes Only the last act "Sakaya" is still performed.

Associated Items

Associated Productions 1975May10, Kokuritsu shōgekijō, Bunraku, Musume kagekiyo yashima nikki
Performances of the piece 1004343, 1006815
Components associated with piece 1006818