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  • ©2014 Sakura Sawa.

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Kabuki Actor Iza

SAKURA Sawa

[Japan]

Modelled on real-life Kabuki actors and the history of Kabuki theater at the end of the Edo period, this story gives a new interpretation of a Kabuki youth group at the end of the Tokugawa period. The main character, 19-year-old ICHIMURA Izaemon, is a kabuki actor and manager of the Ichimura-za theater. The story depicts the struggling ICHIMURA positioned between rival actors and the expectations of his patrons, in addition to the daily life of the Ichimura-za theater house.

©2014 Sakura Sawa.

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SAKURA Sawa

Japan

Born in the Heisei Era. Made the serialization debut with Kabuki Actor Iza.

( 2014 )

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