Chikamatsu Monzaemon, known as Japan’s Shakespeare,
wrote the masterpiece, The Love Suicides at Amijima…The scene where the heroine Koharu meets her hairdresser Otsuna for the final time was added especially for Miyako Itchu I. It’s called the Koharu Kami Yui no Dan.
Kenshin and Takeda Shingen. The Kitsunebi scene features Uesugi’s daughter Princess Yaegaki and Katsuyori, her fiancé who is Takeda’s son. When Yaegaki learns Katsuyori has been tricked she is resolved to warn him of the impending danger.