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Making of a Kabuki Onnagata



Kabuki actor Nakamura Jakuemon V, who took over his late father's name last March, puts on makeup and costume to play Okaru, a female lead role in "Kanadehon Chushingura"(The Treasury of Loyal Retainers), which is one of the three most popular Kabuki plays.

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