The ritual of the costume in Noh traditional theater.

PhotographerLucas Dragone
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryHoudeng Goegnies, Belgium
Photo Date2015
Technical Info50mm, 35mm
Entry Description

Rare moment with Noh theater family in Japan. The father Oshima Masanobu The daughter Oshima Kinue Noh performers had been exclusively male, but daughters of established Noh actors have begun to perform professionally since 1940s. In 2009, there were about 1200 male and 200 female professional Noh performers.

About Photographer

Lucas Dragone is a visual artist and storyteller. To learn more about Lucas: www.lookaloopa.com