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JP 11 Kabuki-Traditional Japanese Theatre-歌舞伎

Kabuki is one of Japan’s two main forms of traditional theatre. We talk about the importance of Kabuki in Japan and how, although it is often viewed by westerners as “high art”, it was originally rough, dirty entertainment for the masses. In this respect parallels can be drawn with Japanese woodblock printing(Ukiyo-e) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (24.2MB) read more

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