|MIYAZAKI JÛSHIRÔ II|
Line number: NIDAIME (II)
Poetry name: Hajû
Existence: 1708 ~ 9th day of the 1st lunar month of 1769 
Adoptive father: Miyazaki Jûshirô I
Disciple: Miyazaki Jûshirô III
Before 1723: disciple of Miyazaki Jûshirô I, his first stage name was Miyazaki Jûtarô. He was adopted by his master at an unknown date.
11th lunar month of 1723: Miyazaki Jûtarô took the name of Miyazaki Jûshirô II at the Nakamuraza, performing as a tachiyaku in the kaomise drama "Sono Enpô Onna Migyôsho", which celebrated the arrival in Edo of the Kamigata actors Yamashita Kinsaku I and Sanogawa Senzô.
11th lunar month of 1754: Jûshirô played at the Nakamuraza the role of Nagao Shingo in the kaomise drama "Miura no Ôsuke Bumon no Kotobuki", which celebrated the shûmei of Ichikawa Danjûrô IV, Matsumoto Kôshirô III and Tsuuchi Monzaburô II.
1st lunar month of 1755: Jûshirô's rank in the Edo hyôbanki, katakiyaku section, was jô-(shiro)jô (superior - (white) superior) [visual]. Jûshirô played in the same theater the role of the brothel owner Denzô in the new year sogamono "Waka Midori Nishiki Soga".
11th lunar month of 1763: Jûshirô played at the Nakamuraza the role of Kongô Bettô in the kaomise drama "Daijôbu Takadachi Jikki", which celebrated the shûmei of Ichikawa Yaozô II and Ichikawa Komazô II.
5th lunar month of 1765: Jûshirô played in the same theater the role of Ôta Ryôchiku in the drama "Kanadehon Chûshingura".
Miyazaki Jûshirô II was an Edo katakiyaku actor, who spent all his career in his native city from the beginning of the 1700s to the end of the 1760s. He was outstanding in yakko roles in the aragoto style of acting in jidaimono dramas.
 The 9th day of the 1st lunar month of the 6th year of the Meiwa era was the 15th of February 1769 in the western calendar.
 The 25th day of the 2nd lunar month of the 8th year of the Kyôhô era was the 31st of March 1723 in the western calendar.
 His tombstone was located in the precincts of the Unkôji Temple in Fukagawa.
Ichikawa Danjûrô IV (left) and Miyazaki Jûshirô II (right) playing the roles of Kujaku no Saburô and Hayase Bunpei in the kaomise drama "Kagura Uta Amagoi Komachi", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1765 at the Nakamuraza
The Miyazaki Jûshirô line of actors
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