Kosuke and Miyuke are two theater actors. After Miyuke was able to get to his beloved Kosuke a role in a play, Kosuke begins a romance with a young actress. Breaks in between repetitions romance between his mistress and Kosuke is consumed, away from the eyes of the world. In addition, the actors begin to develop a series of strange obsessions, are starting to no longer distinguish reality from fiction. The action of the play takes place in feudal Japan and is centered on the Ito family whose head promises rich and social status his character Kosuke provided to poison his wife and to marry his daughter aged 16.