Books tagged: kabuki

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Snow in Summer, Flowers in Fall
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Khedariens came in peace, and found unexpected friendship in a minor functionary of the diplomatic office. Tragedy inspired that woman to write the Khedariens into a performance, lamenting their loss. Can art heal a rift between species?
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A unique, meticulously researched introduction to the exotic pageantry of kagura (Shinto theater), a performance style with roots predating even noh drama. This concise ebook version covers everything from the history of the kagura to choreography, masks, costumes, and even selected plays. If you think that Japanese theater ends with noh and kabuki...think again!
A World Apart: The Rise and Fall of Saruwaka-cho
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Tracing the development of Edo's (pre-modern Tokyo)kabuki district, many behind the scenes dramas - amongst shogunate officials vying for power, between the actors and owners of the theatres, between the owners and investors - are revealed in this detailed history. Even in Tokugawa period Japan, government and big business worked hand in hand to protect their own interests.
The Mighty Samurai and the Evil Bird Demon Etsushi: A Kwirky-buki Play
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Price: Free! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Kabuki style story (with an American/English Style Farce): a dishonored samurai comes to the aid of a lord and his daughter to vanquish the evil bird demon Etsushi.