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中村勘三郎 XVIII 1955-2012

Overview
Works: 95 works in 144 publications in 1 language and 519 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed kabuki plays  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Religious films  Documentary films  Biographical films  Biography  Filmed plays 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
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Most widely held works by 中村勘三郎
Ise ondo koi no netaba : Nohara jizōmae no ba kara Aburaya okuniwa no ba made( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on an actual multiple murder in the Aburaya Tea House, this play is one of the most popular in the Kabuki repertoire, combining action, intrigue and murder. This play is a staple of summer Kabuki performances in the belief that the audience will be cooled as they shiver with fear through the horrific killing scene
Togitatsu no utare : Noda-ban( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First staged in 1925, this version has been updated by noted director Noda Hideki. A comic drama, inspired by a real life event from 1827, this piece takes the age-old theme of samurai honor and revenge presenting it in a refreshingly modern light with touches of irony
Dannoura kabuto gunki( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the late 12th century and civil war rages between two military clans, the Heike and the Genji. Since their recent victories in battle, the Genji now have the upper hand and in order to consolidate their position they are searching out and destroying all remaining Heike warriors. One of the greatest is the Heike commanders, Kagekiyo. Kagekiyo's whereabouts are a mystery but, believing that his lover is bound to know, the Genji forces have captured the courtesan Akoya and will subject her to torture if she does not divulge this information. -- leaflet
Kabukiza sayonara kōen, kinen dokyumentarī sakuhin, waga kokoro no Kabukiza = Kabuki-za : final curtain( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictionalized account of Dogen, a 13th century Japanese monk who traveled to China, determined to find his true master. There he found a monk who taught him that sitting in Zen meditation is the true and only path to enlightenment. Returning, enlightened, to Japan, Dogen risked his life to pioneer Zen Buddhism, inspiring the millions of Zen Buddhists who practice around the world today
Kiwametsuki Banzui Chōbei( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Chōbei who supported the causes of common people against the arrogant samurai warrior class. After an incident with a drunken samurai at a theater, a high ranking lord invites Chōbei to his house for revenge. Knowing the danger, brave Chōbei accepts the invitation
Dear doctor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people in a remote village find out that their trusted doctor did not have a licence to practice medicine
Tsuyu kosode mukashi hachijō : Kamiyui Shinza( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wicked barber, Shinza, learns of lovers' prearranged elopement and kidnaps the girl, using the situation to extort money for her release
Bō shibari( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bō shibari: A comical dance piece in which the key characters manage to become progressively drunk even as one of them is tied to a pole and the other is having his arms tied behind his back. Toshima: A former geisha dances amongst the falling cherry blossoms as she recalls the days of her youth in the pleasure quarters and her love affair with her patron. Tomo yakko: A footman comically imitates the stylish and handsome appearance of his adored master who is absent
Nakamuraya sandaiki : Kohinata no ie( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bōshibari ; Toshima ; Tomoyakko( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"BO SHIBARI, Featuring NAKAMURA Kankuro V, BANDO Yajuro, BANDO Mitsugoro X TOSHIMA, Featuring NAKAMURA Shikan VII TOMO YAKKO, Featuring NAKAMURA Tomijuro V Bo Shibari is an hilarious dance piece in which the key characters manage to become progressively drunk even as they are tied to a pole. In Toshima a former geisha dances amongst the falling cherry blossoms as she recalls the days of her youth in the pleasure quarters. In Tomo Yakko, a servant comically imitates the mannerisms of his absent master."--Publisher's site
Yoshitsune senbonzakura : Tokaiya, Daimotsu no ura( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daimotsu no ura: Losing the battle, the emperor's nurse tries to commit suicide with the emperor but Yoshitsune and his follower stop her. Tomonori wraps himself with a heavy anchor rope and jumps into the sea leaving the young emperor in Yoshitsune's hands
Matte mashita! Kankurō : Nakamura Kankurō taidanshū by Kanzaburō Nakamura( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kankurō buraritabi : inga wa meguru kabuki no fushigi by Kanzaburō Nakamura( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yaji Kita dōchū Teresuko( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place in the peaceful Edo period in Japan, when a Teresuko, an unknown creature which is said to cure all ills, is captured in Osaka. While Okino, a geisha girl in Shinagawa, Edo, asks her patron Yajirobē, to let her leave from her geisha house, Yajirobē meets his old friend Kitahachi, an unpopular kabuki actor. Both of them set up Okino's escape and start unusual journey with her
Kyō mo mata kakute arinan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father curries favor with his bosses to further his career, but his wife has lost faith in him. She returns to her family home while they rent out their house during the summer to pay off their mortgage, and there she meets a lonely middle age man
Kankurō hitorigatari : Nakamura-ya seijiki by Kanzaburō Nakamura( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ippon gatana dohyō iri = [The wrestling ring and the sword]( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play from the 1930s featuring characters from the underworld: gangsters, thieves and prostitutes. The sumo wrestler Mohei, finding himself penniless, is helped by the waitress Otsuta. Years later he revisits her tea house and is able to return her kindness
Jūhachidaime Nakamura Kanzaburō shūmei kinen shashinshū by Kanzaburō Nakamura( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kankurō nikki ka no ji by Kanzaburō Nakamura( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
18ème Nakamura Kanzaburō

Nakamura, Kankurō 1955-2012 V

Nakamura, Kankurō, V, 1955-2012

Nakamura, Kanzaburo

Nakamura, Kanzaburo 18sei, 1955-2012

Nakamura, Kanzaburō 1955-

Nakamura, Kanzaburo 1955-2012 18sei

Nakamura Kanzaburō XVIII

Nakamura, Kanzaburō XVIII. 1955-2012

Nakamura Kanzaburō XVIII acteur japonais

Nakamura Kanzaburō XVIII actor japonés

Nakamura Kanzaburō XVIII Japans acteur (1955-2012)

Nakamura Kanzaburō XVIII Kabuki actor

Nakamura Kanzaburō XVIII pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Nakamura Kanzaburō XVIIIbr十八代目 中村 勘三郎

Nakamura, Katsurō 1955-2012

Namino, Noriaki

Namino, Noriaki 1955-2012

ناکامورا کانزابورو هیجدهم بازیگر ژاپنی

ナカムラ, カンザブロウ

ナカムラ, カンザブロウ 18セイ, 1955-2012

ナカムラ, カンザブロウ 1955-2012 18セイ

中村, 勘三郎 18世 1955-2012

中村, 勘三郎 1955-...

中村, 勘三郎 1955-2012 18世

中村, 勘九郎 1955-2012 5世

中村, 勘九郎 5世 1955-2012

中村勘三郎 1955-2012 XVIII

中村勘三郎, XVIII, 1955-2012

中村勘九郎 1955-2012 V

中村勘九郎, V, 1955-2012

波野, 哲明

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