Most viewed - Kamogawa Odori Geisha Dance 鴨川をどり
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A geisha/geiko and maiko head to the theater to see the Kamogawa Odori. Notice the different obi sash on the back.2160 viewsA maiko is an apprentice geisha. Her obi sah on the back is long, as well as her sleeves.
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Geiko and maiko in front of Pontocho Kaburenjo theater947 views
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"Nanohanaya"771 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や681 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ646 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ633 viewsThis is a maiko.
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Part 2: Passing of Spring in Kyoto, "Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や557 viewsPart 2 of the program consists of dance numbers.
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ526 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ515 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ400 views
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PR poster for the Kamogawa Odori geisha dance held during May 1-24 in Pontocho.273 views
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Inside the theater, waiting for the start of the 168th Kamogawa Odori (in 2005) to start.245 views
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater239 views
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Part 1 Monogusa Soshi: Taro's Shack. Lazy Taro does nothing but compose poems all day in his shack. 物ぐさ草紙 太郎の小屋237 viewsThe first half is a musical play with a storyline.
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater as seen from Kamogawa River.230 views
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Entrance to Pontocho Kaburenjo theater. You can buy tickets for the day's performance.227 views
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Taro's Shack227 views
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End of show, see you next year in May!220 views
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Kamogawa River next to the theater.215 views
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater, venue for Kamogawa Odori.212 views
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Pontocho is a narrow alley and known as a geisha district.206 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や192 views
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Mother scolds the daughter for the scuffle with Taro.175 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ174 views
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Magistrate's House170 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲167 views
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"Nanohanaya"161 views
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Barrels of sake next to the theater.154 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲 She rises from beneath the stage.153 views
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Taro has a scuffle with the daughter and breaks her koto instrument.150 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ150 views
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"Irises" are in full bloom. 菖蒲147 views
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Taro overhears the Lord's daughter trying to compose a poem.144 views
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"Irises" She holds an iris flower. She just took a bath with iris leaves. 菖蒲143 views
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Dance program for 2005.140 views
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Taro gets to marry the lord's daughter.140 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ140 views
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Finale: Throwing hand towels139 views
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Taro helps her compose her poem.132 views
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It turns out that Taro was a grandson of the Emperor.132 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ130 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms). They dance like they were melting into the sea of flowers. 菜の花や125 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ124 views
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"April Rain" 卯月の雨118 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や117 views
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"April Rain" 卯月の雨110 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲109 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet). Spring yields to early summer. 花うたげ106 views
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"Kyogen Furyu" 狂言風流, comical play featuring a rabbit and monkey who enjoy the longer daylight in spring.106 views狂言風流
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Comical play called "Kyogen Furyu" 狂言風流105 views
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End of Part 1 with a happy ending.98 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ95 views
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"Kyogen Furyu" 狂言風流93 views
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