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Schools All five
Category the second group Noh, shuramono
Author Zeami
Subject “Genpei-seisuiki (Genpei-jōsuiki)” and “Heike Monogatari (The Tale of the Heike)”
Season Autumn (September)
Scenes Kyoto after the exile of the Heike clan, at the house of Taira no Kiyotsune’s wife.
Characters Shite (lead part) The spirit of Taira no Kiyotsune
Waki (supporting cast) Awazu no Saburo, a retainer of Kiyotsune
Tsure (companion of lead part) Wife of Kiyotsune
Masks Shite Chūjō, Imawaka
Tsure a mask for tsure, such as Ko-omote
Costumes Shite kuro-tare (a black wig with hair extending slightly longer than the shoulder), shiro-hachimaki (a white headband), nashi-uchieboshi (eboshi-style headdress for warriors), choken or unlined happi, kitsuke / atsuita or nuihaku, hakama in ōkuchi-style (white), koshi-obi (belt), a sword, and a fan.
Tsure kazura, kazura-obi, karaori in “kinagashi”-style, kitsuke / surihaku, and a fan.
Waki kake-suō (tops of suō), kitsuke / dan-noshime (noshime style kimono with very wide stripes), hakama in ōkuchi-style (white), koshi-obi, a small sword, and a fan. Wearing an amulet case around his neck and wearing a sedge rain hat.
Number of scenes One
Length About 1 hour and 10 minutes

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