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

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women only
puppets
children
answers
flagFinland
100%
0%
0%
0%
12
flagSwitzerland
93%
6%
0%
0%
15
flagthe Netherlands
92%
4%
2%
0%
41
flagthe United Arab Emirates
92%
0%
7%
0%
13
flagBelgium
90%
0%
10%
0%
10
flagJapan
88%
5%
5%
0%
17
flagSpain
87%
0%
12%
0%
16
flagSweden
87%
6%
0%
6%
16
flagItaly
85%
14%
0%
0%
21
flagRepublic of Ireland
84%
4%
8%
4%
25
flagGermany
82%
8%
8%
0%
105
flagPoland
81%
10%
6%
1%
7011
flagthe United Kingdom
81%
8%
7%
2%
171
flagFrance
80%
9%
9%
0%
21
flagUnknown
78%
10%
8%
1%
276
flagDenmark
75%
16%
8%
0%
12
flagNorway
72%
5%
11%
5%
18
flagthe United States
71%
14%
7%
3%
276
flagCanada
70%
7%
18%
3%
27
flagIndia
45%
25%
17%
0%
40

Gender

men76%
women87%
men only
76%
87%
women only
13%
6%
puppets
8%
5%
children
1%
0%

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