Technical Information

Piece
*/d_piece 1000719
Piece Title
Sonezaki shinjū
Plot Summary
Tokubei, a clerk in a local Osaka store, is prepared to ransom his love, Ohatsu, from her courtesan life in the Temmaya house. However Tokubei is tricked out of his money and then faces persecution by his uncle. Ohatsu shares Tokubei's downfall and agrees to go off to commit double suicide.
Piece > Date
*/d_piece/d_piece.dateid 1018173
Date piece created
1703
Piece > Associated Movement
*/d_piece/d_piece.associatedmovementid 13
Associated Movement(s)
sewamono (domestic play)
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 933
Alternate Title(s)
Love suicides at Sonezaki
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 934
Alternate Title(s)
Ikutama jinja keidai
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 935
Alternate Title(s)
Kita shinchi temmaya
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 1869
Alternate Title(s)
Sonezaki shinju
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 1870
Alternate Title(s)
Sonesaki shinjyu
Piece > Piece Alternate Name
*/d_piece/r_piece_altname 936
Alternate Title(s)
Tenjin no mori
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 596
Character(s)
Ohatsu
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 597
Character(s)
Tokubei
Piece > Character
*/d_piece/r_piece_character 598
Character(s)
Kuheiji
Piece > Function
*/d_piece/r_piece_creator:functionid 143
Function
Playwright
Piece > Language
*/d_piece/r_piece_language 7
Language
Japanese
Piece > Structure of Piece
*/d_piece/r_piece_structure_division 731
Structure
One act, three scenes