Matchmaker, from Fidler on the Roof, Japanese version
Sep19
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Kabuki actor plays a drunk imitating a man who is imitating a woman inspired by 1930’s African American tap dancers
Sep11

Kabuki actor plays a drunk imitating a man who is imitating a woman inspired by 1930’s African American tap dancers

3 minute video The late kabuki actor, NAKAMURA Kanzaburo V, performs a comedy medly of dance styles inspired by a number of famous kabuki performers of the 20th century.  Biography  Nakamura died at the young age of 57, in 2012. The 3 minute video focuses on a legendary 1930’s tap dance-inspired performance.  If you have time, please view the full 9-minute video showing the entire dance...

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“If I Were a Rich Man” from Fiddler on the Roof, Japanese version
Aug15

“If I Were a Rich Man” from Fiddler on the Roof, Japanese version

Historically, the most popular musical in Japan...

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