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Onoe, Baikō 1915-1995

Overview
Works: 36 works in 56 publications in 2 languages and 1,155 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  History  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Filmed kabuki plays  Filmed interviews  Drama  Filmed performances  Dance films  Short films 
Roles: Performer, Dancer, Actor, Interviewee, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Baikō Onoe
Onoe Baiko the Seventh as The salt-gatherer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The salt-gatherer, an 18th century Kabuki dance based on a Noh drama performed by Baiko VII, the famous Kabuki actor
Kabuki Techniques( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two of the greatest stars of Japan's kabuki theater reveal what has only rarely been seen, the actual acting techniques used in the most difficult and splendid of theater forms. Onoe Shoroku II and Onoe Baiko VII discuss and demonstrate their craft in conversation with the well-known author of works on Asian arts, Faubion Bowers"--Container
Kabuki classics : Onoe Baiko VII as "the salt gatherer"( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tribute to the Kabuki actor Onoe Baikō VII upon his being named one of Japan's Living National Treasures. Baikō, a noted onnagata (female impersonator) is seen in footage filmed in 1969 during the Grand Kabuki's U.S. tour, playing the role of the courtesan Agemaki in the play Sukeroku, first in costume onstage, then in street clothes in the television studio. In a series of still photographs, he is seen coaching his eldest son Kikunosuke in the role of Sagami, General Kumagai's wife. The final segment of the program shows Baikō in the role of a woman abandoned by her lover, filmed onstage in the 1960s in an extended excerpt from The salt gatherer, an 18th-century Kabuki play based on a 14th-century Nō drama
Honchō nijūshikō. Heike monogatari, Kenrei Mon'in = [Japan's twenty-four paragons of filial piety. The ten types of incense ; The tale of the Heike, Kenrei Mon'in]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenrei Mon'in: Drawn from The Tale of the Heike, this plays recounts the dramatic and tragic life of Taira no Tokuko who took the name of Kenrei Mon'in. In this act, Kenrei Mon'in renounces the world in order to become a Buddhist nun. She spends the remainder of her life praying for the souls of her dead Heike clansmen
Kanadehon chūshingura by Yukio Ninagawa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the most important scenes of one of the greatest works in all Japanese theater. Based on a true story of revenge more widely known as the "Tale of the 47 Ronin." A provincial lord (daimyō) named Asano Naganori was entrusted with the reception of an imperial envoy. He sought guidance in this matter from a more senior lord named Kira Yoshinaka, but he failed to provide the 'gifts' that were expected in such a situation. Kira was therefore displeased with Asano and taunted him, making him draw his sword inside the shogun's palace. The Shogun was so outraged by this act that he ordered Asano to commit seppuku (suicide by ritual disembowelment) and confiscated all his lands
Fujimusume ; Yasuna ; Sagimusume = [The wisteria maiden ; Yasuna ; The heron maiden]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three great dances of Kabuki performed by onnagata performers. Fujimusume s a dance of unrequited love; the wisteria maiden recalls the promises of an unfaithful lover. Yasuna is a court astrologer who goes mad with grief after his betrothed commits suicide when caught up in a court intrigue. Sagimusume is also a story of unrequited love; the heron is transformed into a maiden who remembers her tragically unfulfilled longings through dance
Shin sarayashiki tsuki no amagasa. Ibaraki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brother is torn between his family honor and the strict Japanese culture of the time when a lord and samurai warrior kills his sister who had become the lord's concubine. The second play is about a man who has fought with a demon and during the celebration for his bravery has a visitor who says she is his aunt
Tsumoru koi yuki no seki no to( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The dance-drama Seki no To, 'The Snowbound Barrier', was first performed in 1784 at Edo's Kiri-za theatre ... It is an important example of the grand, flamboyant style typical of the Tenmei era of the 1780s ... One vital characteristic of the dance is its frequent allusion to, and sometimes witty parody of, classical literature."--Guide
Narukami fudō Kitayama zakura : Kenuki, Narukami( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The full play Narukami fudō Kitayama zakura consists of 5 acts, of which two, Kenuki and Narukami, are presented here. These are two of the Kabuki jūhachiban which are associated with the Danjūrō line of actors. Narukami is set in the 9th century during the reign of the boy emperor Yōzei. The great priest Narukami has imprisoned all the dragons that cause rain to fall because he feels betrayed by a promise that the young emperor has broken. The land is in a severe drought and the emperor sends a beautiful court woman to seduce Narukami and release the dragons. Kenuki is a play about power, politics, revenge, and drought
Onoe Baik o the Seventh in The salt-gatherer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faubion Bowers discusses the 18th century Kabuki dance, The salt gatherer, and interviews the famous Kabuki actor, Baikō VII. Baikō performs the dance while Mr. Bowers provides translations and commentary
Kabuki( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A videocassette series covering the performing arts of Japan. Parts 8 through 15 present Kabuki plays
Ume to kiku by Baikō Onoe( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ume to kiku by Baikō Onoe( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hakushu wa maku ga orite kara by Baikō Onoe( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kanjinchō : Kabuki jūhachiban( Recording )

1 edition published in 1959 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kabuki by Films for the Humanities( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The story of Japanese Kabuki, one of the richest traditions of dance and theatre in the world and provides a fascinating insight into an art form that is strange and impenetrable
Sushiya : Yoshitsune senbonzakura( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is part of the story of the downfall of the Heike clan. One of the young generals, Koremori is in hiding with the family of a sushi shop, and the family tries to protect his honor through trickery, deception and sushi tubs. Gonta, the family ruffian pretends to give up Koremori and his family by turning over his own wife and child and the head he found stashed in one of the sushi tubs (put there by his father). Gonta's father did not understand the deception, stabs Gonta, who then reveals the truth
Sushiya( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shinkabuki( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kabukibi no shinzui towa : utsukushiku kirare utsukushiku shinu( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Onoe, Baikō

Onoe, Baikō 1915-1995

Onoe, Baiko 1915-1995 7sei

Onoe, Baikō 7sei 1915-1995

Onoe Baikō VII. 1915-1995

Terajima, Seizō 1915-1995

オノエ, バイコウ

オノエ, バイコウ 1915-1995 7セイ

オノエ, バイコウ 7セイ, 1915-1995

寺嶋, 誠三

尾上梅幸 1915-1995

尾上梅幸 7世 1915-1995

Languages
English (22)

Japanese (20)