Books tagged: noh

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Play
Price: Free! Words: 27,090. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Opening night. The bridge to the Noh stage is only a few footsteps ahead. The audience is waiting for you.
The Mighty Samurai and the Evil Bird Demon Etsushi: A Kwirky-buki Play
Price: Free! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
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.
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
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!
The Dazzling Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
A lyrical Noh play in English about writer Katherine Mansfield (KM). KM was born in New Zealand, left at 19 and never returned. In this play, her father visits the Gurdjieff community in Fontainebleau, where KM died. He meets the ghost of his daughter in a cowshed, and both achieve peace. Japanese Noh plays are slow, stylized and ceremonial, with simple plots about spiritual redemption.