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.2156 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 theater943 views
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"Nanohanaya"768 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や677 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ643 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ628 viewsThis is a maiko.
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Part 2: Passing of Spring in Kyoto, "Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や554 viewsPart 2 of the program consists of dance numbers.
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ521 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ512 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ396 views
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PR poster for the Kamogawa Odori geisha dance held during May 1-24 in Pontocho.271 views
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Inside the theater, waiting for the start of the 168th Kamogawa Odori (in 2005) to start.243 views
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater237 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235 viewsThe first half is a musical play with a storyline.
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater as seen from Kamogawa River.228 views
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Entrance to Pontocho Kaburenjo theater. You can buy tickets for the day's performance.225 views
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Taro's Shack225 views
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End of show, see you next year in May!218 views
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Kamogawa River next to the theater.213 views
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater, venue for Kamogawa Odori.210 views
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Pontocho is a narrow alley and known as a geisha district.204 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や190 views
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Mother scolds the daughter for the scuffle with Taro.173 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ172 views
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Magistrate's House168 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲165 views
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"Nanohanaya"159 views
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Barrels of sake next to the theater.152 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲 She rises from beneath the stage.151 views
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Taro has a scuffle with the daughter and breaks her koto instrument.148 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ148 views
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"Irises" are in full bloom. 菖蒲145 views
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Taro overhears the Lord's daughter trying to compose a poem.142 views
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"Irises" She holds an iris flower. She just took a bath with iris leaves. 菖蒲141 views
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Dance program for 2005.138 views
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Taro gets to marry the lord's daughter.138 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ138 views
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Finale: Throwing hand towels137 views
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Taro helps her compose her poem.130 views
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It turns out that Taro was a grandson of the Emperor.130 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ128 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms). They dance like they were melting into the sea of flowers. 菜の花や123 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ122 views
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"April Rain" 卯月の雨116 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や115 views
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"April Rain" 卯月の雨108 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲107 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet). Spring yields to early summer. 花うたげ104 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.104 views狂言風流
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Comical play called "Kyogen Furyu" 狂言風流103 views
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End of Part 1 with a happy ending.96 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ93 views
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"Kyogen Furyu" 狂言風流91 views
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