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Schools All five
Category The third Group Noh
Author Zeami
Subject Yamato Monogatari (Tales of Yamato), etc.
Season Spring
Scene Village of Kasuga, Yamato Province
Characters Mae-shite Village Woman
Nochi-shite Lady-in-waiting
Waki Itinerant Monk
Waki-tsureAttending Monk
Ai Villager
Masks Shite Wakaonna, Magojirō, or Ko-omote
Costumes Mae-shite Kazura (wig), kazura-obi (band for a wig), karaori (a short-sleeved kimono outer robe) worn in kinagashi­style, kitsuke / surihaku (short-sleeved kimono worn as the innermost layer of the costume of a female character), and a fan. Holding a twig with leaves.
Nochi-shite Kazura, kazura-obi, chōken (unlined, long-sleeved elegant garment worn by dancing female characters), kitsuke / surihaku, hakama in ōkuchi-style (scarlet), koshi-obi (belt), and a fan.
Waki Sumi-bōshi (a hood for ordinary Buddhist monks), mizugoromo (a type of knee-length kimono), kitsuke / muji-noshime (short-sleeved kimono with no pattern), koshi-obi, a fan, and Buddhist prayer beads.
Waki-tsure Sumi-bōshi (a hood for ordinary Buddhist monks), mizugoromo (a type of knee-length kimono), kitsuke / muji-noshime (short-sleeved kimono with no pattern), koshi-obi, a fan, and Buddhist prayer beads.
Ai Kitsuke / dan-noshime (short-sleeved kimono with very wide stripes, worn as the innermost layer of the costumes of male characters of lesser standing), naga-kamishimo (long-sleeved kimono worn with a sleeveless robe and a pair of hakama trousers with trailing hems), koshi-obi, a fan, and a small sword.
Number of scenes Two
Length About two hours

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