Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu is currently airing, and we are eight episodes in, with the first episode being 45 minutes long.
The show is incredible. It is set in multiple time periods, showing the legacy of two Rakugo performers, going from apprentice, to master. Fighting for the same lover, and inevitably ending in tragedy. However, it brilliantly weaves this story in with a cast of younger