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Includes an actors and drama database, glossary, chronology, prints and illustrations, theaters, schedules of performances and a derivative products section.
Japanese Performing Arts Resource Center
An important online resource that explores many aspects of the Kabuki and Bunraku theatres including staging, masks, writing, etc. Also inlcudes introductory essays and links to pictures. Hosted by Cornell University.
David Furumoto demonstrates the makeup, props, voices, and costume of a Kabuki theatre female or Onnagata.
An Introduction to Kabuki by the Japan Arts Council
Japanese Theater Books at City
Japanese Theatre-eBook by
A full historical account for Westerners of the theatre arts that have flourished for centuries in Japan
The Cambridge Guide to Asian Theatre by
Publication Date: 1993-10-14
Japanese Theatre by
Publication Date: 1995-03-09
Chronicles the history of Japanese theater from the third century B.C. through the late twentieth century