Piece

Piece Name Igagoe dōchū sugoroku
Piece Alternate Name Numazu (Title for individual scene or act of piece) ,
Igagoe (tochu sugaroku) (Transliteration)
Creation Date April 1783
Creator Chikamatsu Hanji Playwright
Associated Performing Art(s) Puppetry, Kabuki
Associated Movement jidaimono (historical play)
Language(s) of Creation Japanese
Structure Divisions Ten acts
Plot Deals with the revenge killing by Araki Mataemon. In the original play each of its ten acts represented another stage on the journey along the Tokaidō highway from Edo to Kyoto.

Associated Items

Associated Productions 1977Feb05, Kokuritsu shōgekijō, Bunraku, Katakiuchi tsuzure no nishiki ,
1977Dec11, Kokuritsu shougekijou, Bunraku, Meiboku sendai hagi ,
1974Feb03, Kokuritsu shōgekijō, Igagoe dōchū sugoroku
Performances of the piece 1004383, 1004394, 1004395, 1006514
Components associated with piece 1004124