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are used to depict the different characters.
are Kabuki Kabuki is a form of Japanese dance
theater that, in its original form, was first
recorded in the early 1600s.
At that time, kabuki was performed
solely by women for the general public.
However, the government was
concerned with the lowered morals of
the performers and audience members.
As a result, over time, kabuki came to
be performed solely by men.
be Kabuki Today, kabuki is still performed by men,
and the men who play women’s roles
are highly celebrated for their skills.
There is no distinction between drama
and dance in kabuki; these two art forms
are used together to convey the story.
Kabuki frequently depicts stories
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