BANDO TAMASBURO, MALE KABUKI LEGEND, BY KISHIN SHINOYAMA

BANDO TAMASBURO, MALE KABUKI LEGEND, BY KISHIN SHINOYAMA

かぶき

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Saotome Taichi (早乙女 太一), a well-known Onnagata (女形), male actors that impersonate women in Japanese theatre (kabuki).

Saotome Taichi (早乙女 太一), a well-known Onnagata (女形), male actors that impersonate women in Japanese theatre (kabuki).

Kabuki actor, Bando Tamasaburo - the National Living Treasure of Japan

Kabuki actor, Bando Tamasaburo - the National Living Treasure of Japan

Japanese Kagura theater Kabuki - traditional Japanese opera, more similar to the Chinese then Europen opera

Japanese Kagura theater Kabuki - traditional Japanese opera, more similar to the Chinese then Europen opera

BANDO TAMASBURO, MALE KABUKI LEGEND, BY KISHIN SHINOYAMA

BANDO TAMASBURO, MALE KABUKI LEGEND, BY KISHIN SHINOYAMA

Bando Tamasburo, male kabuki legend: photo by Kishin Shinoyama

Bando Tamasburo, male kabuki legend: photo by Kishin Shinoyama

Kabuki Promo

Kabuki Promo

The Actor Nakamura Tomijuro as a Woman Wearing a Ippitsusai Bunchō (Japanese, active 1760–1794). Red Cape, ca. 1772. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1925 (JP1460)

The Actor Nakamura Tomijuro as a Woman Wearing a Ippitsusai Bunchō (Japanese, active 1760–1794). Red Cape, ca. 1772. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1925 (JP1460)

The Kabuki Theatre - I like the large wig as it frames his face perfectly and adds definition and volume. In addition to this I like the patterns on the garments as they are intricate but are not overboard.

The Kabuki Theatre - I like the large wig as it frames his face perfectly and adds definition and volume. In addition to this I like the patterns on the garments as they are intricate but are not overboard.

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