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classic Noh theatre of Japan

Ezra Pound

classic Noh theatre of Japan

by Ezra Pound

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Published by New Directions in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEzra Pound and Ernest Fenollosa.
ContributionsFenollosa, Ernest.
The Physical Object
Pagination163p.
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19956659M

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This outstanding work by an American-born authority on Chinese and Japanese art and literature, edited and translated by one of the most innovative poets of the first half of the 20th century, provides Western readers with complete translations of 15 plays, plus the historical background and . Modern theatre. Japanese modern drama in the early 20th century, the s, consisted of shingeki (experimental Western-style theatre), which employed naturalistic acting and contemporary themes in contrast to the stylized conventions of kabuki and noh. Hōgetsu Shimamura and Kaoru Osanai were two figures influential in the development of shingeki.. In the postwar period, there was a.

Fifteen of the most celebrated plays of the Noh theatre repertory aregiven here in their entirety and five more are presented in translations are grounded in a critical discussion of the Nohtheatre, its history and place in the court life of Japan, adescription of the stage on which it is performed, its music, costumes,and masks, and the dance which is usually the high point of. Read this book on Questia. Noh is the classical stage art of Japan, developed from a variety of sacred rituals and festival entertainment arts and brought to a state of refinement and maturity during the Muromachi period ().


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Japan’s National Theatre has risen to the occasion after the cancellation of Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura (Yoshitsune and the Thousand Cherry Trees), which was originally scheduled to open for audiences in Tokyo on March 3 of this year.

Instead, the performance, sans audience, will be posted to the theatre’s online YouTube channel.