LOS ANGELES — Kabuki, the highly stylized dance drama, has long enjoyed a place of cultural recognition and artistic reverence in Japan.
With its emotional story lines, exquisite costumes and makeup, beautiful scenery and intricate movements, kabuki is listed as one of UNESCO’s Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity, obtaining this honor in 2005.
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