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Noh the classical theater. by Y. Nakamura

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Published by Walker, Weatherhill in (s.i.) .
Written in English

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SeriesPerforming arts in Japan -- 4
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Open LibraryOL13683541M

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Noh is often based on tales from traditional literature with a supernatural being transformed into human form as a hero narrating a story. Noh integrates masks, costumes and various props in a dance-based performance, requiring highly trained actors and musicians. Just a beautiful book brimming with the most exquisite photography of these mysterious masks, their history and their function in Japanese Noh Theatre. The book itself has been manufactured with the highest printing aesthetic and is a pleasure to hold, and a pleasure to read and contemplate the contents/5(25). The Noh Plays of Japan, first published in and justly famous for more than three-quarters of a century, established the Noh play for the Western reader as beautiful literature. It contains Arthur Waley's exquisite translations of nineteen plays and summaries of sixteen more, together with a revealing introductory essay that furnishes the background for a clear understanding and a genuine appreciation of the Noh Cited by: Japanese Noh Terminology by Nanori, issei, developed an interest in Noh after watching several performances, you decide to have a look at a simple utai bon, or “chant book,” and come across these a newcomer to Noh, their meaning is completely lost on you.

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