By whom is the traditional Japanese theatre called Kabuki played?

men only
women only
puppets
children
Kabuki was born in 1603 as ensemble dance and drama per­formed by women. Soon it was called called pros­ti­tute-sing­ing and dancing. Even­tu­al­ly, women's Kabuki was banned in 1629 for being too erotic, and Kabuki switched to adult male actors.

Answers distribution

men only
women only
puppets
children
answers
flagItaly
100%
0%
0%
0%
15
flagthe Netherlands
92%
3%
3%
0%
26
flagSpain
92%
0%
7%
0%
13
flagJapan
90%
0%
9%
0%
11
flagSwitzerland
90%
10%
0%
0%
10
flagBelgium
90%
0%
10%
0%
10
flagRepublic of Ireland
85%
0%
10%
5%
20
flagFrance
84%
10%
5%
0%
19
flagPoland
82%
9%
5%
1%
4974
flagGermany
82%
7%
10%
0%
78
flagthe United Kingdom
78%
9%
9%
2%
121
flagthe United States
73%
12%
8%
2%
234
flagUU
72%
9%
18%
0%
11
flagCanada
68%
9%
18%
4%
22
flagNorway
66%
6%
13%
6%
15
flagIndia
42%
25%
17%
0%
35

Gender

men77%
women87%
men only
77%
87%
women only
12%
6%
puppets
7%
5%
children
1%
0%

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