47 Ronin: A Classic Japanese Story

Gerard Jellema will tell you this classic heroic tale from the 18th century and explain a thing or two about these unique kind of warriors.

47 Ronin is a famous story in Japan, not in the least because it happened for real! In the early 18th century, a famous daimyƍ (warlord) was murdered. His loyal samurai took their time to take revenge, but once they did... it was both brutal and glorious. Gerard Jellema, a storyteller known for his love for old Japanese stories, will tell this tale. It is a classic tale in Japan and it has already been turned into books, plays and movies. Gerard will also explain the background of the story: the culture of the Japanese samurai.


Not required.


The usual rules apply.




Saturday 13:30 - 14:30

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Booth open: 31-Jan-20

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