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
flagFinland
100%
0%
0%
0%
10
flagthe Netherlands
92%
3%
3%
0%
27
flagJapan
91%
0%
8%
0%
12
flagSwitzerland
90%
9%
0%
0%
11
flagBelgium
90%
0%
10%
0%
10
flagItaly
88%
11%
0%
0%
18
flagSpain
86%
0%
13%
0%
15
flagGermany
84%
6%
8%
0%
92
flagRepublic of Ireland
83%
4%
8%
4%
24
flagPoland
82%
9%
5%
1%
5554
flagFrance
80%
9%
9%
0%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
78%
10%
8%
2%
150
flagthe United States
72%
14%
7%
3%
256
flagCanada
69%
7%
19%
3%
26
flagUnknown
67%
17%
11%
0%
34
flagNorway
66%
6%
13%
6%
15
flagIndia
43%
25%
17%
0%
39

Gender

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

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