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Segawa Kikunojo I

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  • Born: 1693
  • Died: 1749
  • Japanese: 瀬川菊之丞 (Segawa Kikunojou)

Segawa Kikunojô I was an early 18th century kabuki actor. He is known for his translation of a number of Noh plays into their first kabuki incarnations, including Musume Dôjôji in 1744, and Shakkyô a few years before that.

References

  • Nakamura Gankyô, "The Maiden at Dojoji Temple," lecture at UC Santa Barbara, 24 Nov 2015.
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