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Yoshizawa Ayame I

(1673—1729)


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(1673–1729)

Japanese kabuki actor. Famous as the founder of the onnagata (female impersonator) role in kabuki, he performed in Kyoto and Osaka. He was renowned for his realistic portrayal of ...

Subjects: Theatre.


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