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
94%
5%
0%
0%
17
flagthe Netherlands
92%
3%
3%
0%
27
flagSpain
92%
0%
7%
0%
14
flagJapan
91%
0%
8%
0%
12
flagBelgium
90%
0%
10%
0%
10
flagSwitzerland
90%
10%
0%
0%
10
flagRepublic of Ireland
86%
0%
9%
4%
22
flagGermany
84%
6%
8%
0%
89
flagPoland
82%
9%
5%
1%
5343
flagFrance
80%
9%
9%
0%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
78%
10%
8%
2%
132
flagthe United States
73%
13%
8%
3%
249
flagCanada
68%
8%
20%
4%
25
flagNorway
66%
6%
13%
6%
15
flagUnknown
65%
15%
15%
0%
26
flagIndia
45%
24%
16%
0%
37

Gender

men78%
women87%
men only
78%
87%
women only
12%
6%
puppets
7%
5%
children
1%
0%

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