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Schools All five
Category The Fourth group Noh, the First group Noh in ryaku category
Author Komparu Zenchiku
Subject Kokin Waka-shū, Mini-shū, Jinnō Shōtōki volume 1
Season Winter
Scene Tatsuta in Yamato Province
Tsukurimono Ichijō-dai (a wooden frame covered with gorgeous fabric), small shrine
Characters Mae-shite Shrine Maiden
Nochi-shite Goddess Tatsuta Myōjin
WakiItinerant Monk
Waki-tsure Attendant monks (two)
Ai Villager
Masks Shite Zō-onna, Fukai, Ko’omote, etc.
Costumes Mae-shite Kazura (wig), kazura-obi (band for a wig), karaori (a short-sleeved kimono outer robe) worn in kinagashi-style, kitsuke / surihaku (short-sleeved kimono, worn as the innermost layer of the costume of a female character) and a fan.
Nochi-shite Kuro-tare (a type of wig made of black hair), Kindan-hachimaki (a golden headband), tengan (a crown for celestial bodies and female court ladies), chōken (an unlined, long-sleeved elegant garment worn by dancing female characters) or maiginu (a wide-sleeved kimono worn by female gods), kitsuke / surihaku, hakama in ōkuchi-style (scarlet), koshi-obi (belt), and a fan. Holding a hei wand for kagura dance.
Waki Sumi-bōshi (a hood for ordinary Buddhist monks), mizugoromo (a type of knee-length kimono), kitsuke / kogōshi-atsuita (thickly woven kimono with small check patterns), hakama in ōkuchi-style (white), koshi-obi, a fan, and Buddhist prayer beads.
Waki-tsure Similar to Waki. Kitsuke / muji-noshime (short-sleeved kimono with no pattern, worn as the innermost layer of the costumes of male characters of lesser standing).
Ai Naga-kamishimo (long-sleeved kimono worn with a sleeveless robe and a pair of hakama trousers with trailing hems), kitsuke / dan-noshime (short-sleeved kimono with very wide stripes, worn as the innermost layer of the costumes of male characters of lesser standing), koshi-obi, a small sword, and a fan.
Number of scenes Two
Length About 1 hour 30 minutes

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