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.2163 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 theater952 views
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"Nanohanaya"777 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や687 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ650 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ636 viewsThis is a maiko.
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Part 2: Passing of Spring in Kyoto, "Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や560 viewsPart 2 of the program consists of dance numbers.
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ532 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ519 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ404 views
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PR poster for the Kamogawa Odori geisha dance held during May 1-24 in Pontocho.276 views
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Inside the theater, waiting for the start of the 168th Kamogawa Odori (in 2005) to start.248 views
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater241 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239 viewsThe first half is a musical play with a storyline.
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater as seen from Kamogawa River.232 views
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Entrance to Pontocho Kaburenjo theater. You can buy tickets for the day's performance.230 views
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Taro's Shack229 views
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End of show, see you next year in May!224 views
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Kamogawa River next to the theater.217 views
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Pontocho Kaburenjo theater, venue for Kamogawa Odori.214 views
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Pontocho is a narrow alley and known as a geisha district.209 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や195 views
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Mother scolds the daughter for the scuffle with Taro.178 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ176 views
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Magistrate's House173 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲170 views
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"Nanohanaya"164 views
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Barrels of sake next to the theater.157 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲 She rises from beneath the stage.155 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ153 views
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Taro has a scuffle with the daughter and breaks her koto instrument.152 views
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"Irises" are in full bloom. 菖蒲149 views
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Taro overhears the Lord's daughter trying to compose a poem.146 views
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"Irises" She holds an iris flower. She just took a bath with iris leaves. 菖蒲145 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ144 views
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Dance program for 2005.143 views
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Taro gets to marry the lord's daughter.142 views
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Finale: Throwing hand towels142 views
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Taro helps her compose her poem.135 views
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It turns out that Taro was a grandson of the Emperor.134 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ132 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms). They dance like they were melting into the sea of flowers. 菜の花や128 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ127 views
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"April Rain" 卯月の雨120 views
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"Nanohanaya" (Rape blossoms) 菜の花や119 views
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"April Rain" 卯月の雨113 views
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"Irises" 菖蒲112 views
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Comical play called "Kyogen Furyu" 狂言風流108 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet). Spring yields to early summer. 花うたげ108 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.108 views狂言風流
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End of Part 1 with a happy ending.100 views
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Finale: "Hana Utage" (Flower Banquet) 花うたげ97 views
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"Kyogen Furyu" 狂言風流95 views
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