Kabuki, Drama, and Plenty of Parasols

July 26, 2012

This photo is of Tokuho Azuma (born Yamada Kikue) in Musume Dojoji (The Maiden at the Dojo Temple).  In the 1950s Tokuho led Azuma Kabuki, a traveling show, that toured the US to expose the west to traditional Kabuki.


Here’s an exerpt of a more recent production:



It’s so cool!