ďSAKA KAOMISE 1756
   
Play title Taihei Yamato Monogatari  In Japanese
Theater Kado no Shibai
Producer Anegawa Daikichi I
Playwrights Namiki Eisuke I, Katsura no Kichi, Sawamura Sh˘zaemon, Sakurayama Shinkur˘

The kaomise drama "Taihei Yamato Monogatari" was produced in the 11th lunar month of 1756 in ďsaka at the Kado no Shibai by Anegawa Daikichi I. The opening day was the 21st (or the 9th) day of the 11th lunar month of the 6th year of the H˘reki era, which was the 12th of December 1756 in the western calendar. "Taihei Yamato Monogatari" was staged with the following casting:

Code Actors Roles
1 Hiraoka Mansuke [2] ???
2 Band˘ Toyosabur˘ I Kurofune Ihachi
3 ??? ???
4 Fujikawa Heikur˘ The manzai entertainer Nejiemon (in realiy Gotobŕ)
5 ďtani Hirohachi I Kajiwara Heiz˘ Kagetoki
6 Band˘ Ikuz˘ [3] Kajiwara Genta Kagesue
7 Sawamura Nisaku [4] The mekake Kokonoe (in reality Yamabuki Gozen)
8 Band˘ Toyosabur˘ I Minamoto no Yoritomo
9 Sawamura Sukejűr˘ [5] The manzai entertainer Yojiemon
10 Sanj˘ Namie I Gotobŕ's ny˘b˘ Osek
11 Fujikawa Hachiz˘ I Date no Jir˘
12 Sawamura Sukejűr˘ [5] Yojiemon
13 Nakamura Jűz˘ I The togiya T˘saku, in reality Miura Shir˘
14 Ichinokawa Hikoshir˘ II Minamoto no Yoshitsune
15 Fujikawa Heikur˘ Izumi no Sabur˘
16 Nakamura Jűz˘ I Miura Shir˘
17 Anegawa Daikichi I T˘saku's ny˘b˘ Oshizu (in reality Shizuka Gozen)

[2] This d˘kegata actor was not recorded in Nojima Jusabur˘'s book "Kabuki Jinmei Jiten". Hiraoka Mansuke's rank in the 1757 ďsaka hy˘banki, d˘kegata section, was j˘-j˘ (superior - superior) [visual].

[3] This tachiyaku actor was not recorded in Nojima Jusabur˘'s book "Kabuki Jinmei Jiten". Band˘ Ikuz˘'s rank in the 1757 ďsaka hy˘banki, tachiyaku section, was j˘-j˘-(shiro)hankichi (superior - superior - (white) half excellent) [visual].

[4] This wakaonnagata actor was not recorded in Nojima Jusabur˘'s book "Kabuki Jinmei Jiten". Sawamura Nisaku's rank in the 1757 ďsaka hy˘banki, wakaonnagata section, was j˘-j˘ (superior - superior) [visual].

[5] This tachiyaku actor was not recorded in Nojima Jusabur˘'s book "Kabuki Jinmei Jiten". Sawamura Sukejűr˘'s rank in the 1757 ďsaka hy˘banki, tachiyaku section, was j˘-j˘-hankichi (superior - superior - half excellent) [visual].

 
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