Introduction of The Festival

“Sanbanso,” kabuki play in Futagawa village Wakayama Pref

This is a unique Noson kabuki (farmers’ kabuki) in Wakayama Prefecture. It features Ninin Sambanso, where only Okina (old man) and the third dancer play skipping the second dancer (named Chitose), and is performed on a revolving stage at the Shiroyama shrine’s Autumn Festival.

Category
Performing art・Dance
Location(s)
Shiroyama Jinja
Date(s) of Matsuri
The second Sunday in October
Contact
Access
Thirty five minutes bus ride from JR Fujinami Station to Futagawa bus stop, and ten minutes walk from the bus stop
URL
Conservation Group
Futagawa Kabuki Shibai Hozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture