YAMASHINA JINKICHI II

Stage name:

Yamashina Jinkichi II In Japanese

Guild: Koiya

Line number: NIDAIME (II)

Poetry name: Teifu

Existence: ???

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Career:

7th lunar month of 1776: premiere of Iso Isosuke's drama "Yamato Kotoba Suikoden", which is produced at the Kado no Shibai by Ogawa Kichitarô I; Jinkichi plays the role of the courtesan Kojorô [casting].

4th lunar month of 1777: premiere of Namiki Gohachi's drama "Tenmangû Natane no Gokû", co-written with Nakamura Akei and Tatsuoka Mansaku, which is staged at the Kado no Shibai; Jinkichi plays the roles of Koiso and Princess Kôbai [casting].

1st lunar month of 1778: premiere of Namiki Gohê's drama "Keisei Hakata Ori", which is produced at the Minamigawa no Shibai by Mimasu Jirôkichi; Jinkichi plays the role of the courtesan Kojorô [casting | picture and details].

Comments:

Yamashina Jinkichi II in an illustration from the book "Yakusha Mono Iwai" (1784)
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