“The 47 Ronin: The Bridegroom’s Journey” – Kabuki dance drama on film – 6/3
The lovers Kampei and Okaru are busy having a secret rendezvous at the exact moment that Kampei’s lord needs him most. How can he ever make up for his mistake?This bitter-sweet dance drama, at turns moving and comical, is one of the most beautiful and colorful in the Kabuki repertoire.
The story is self-contained and so don’t worry if you haven’t seen other parts of The 47 Ronin–just come out and explore a wonderful performance!
Details are here: http://www.jetaanc.org/47Ronin
Sponsored by the San Mateo Kabuki Club.