PAAS 394

Pre-modern Japanese Theatre

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: JAPA 320A, also THEA 312

Surveys Japanese theatre history from earliest times until the nineteenth century. Introduction to the major forms, styles and theory of traditional Japanese theatre, including nô, kyôgen, bunraku and kabuki.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PAAS 394, JAPA 320A, THEA 312.


  • Minimum second-year standing; and
  • Academic Writing Requirement satisfied; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Pacific and Asian Studies offered by the Department of Pacific and Asian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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