KYďTO KAOMISE 1756
   
Play title Daimy˘ Bimandai Kuniiri Kamakura Kagami  In Japanese
Theater Hayagumo Ch˘dayű's theater
Producer Sawamura Kunitar˘ I
Playwrights Fujikawa Sakoku, Hanabusa Roch˘

The kaomise drama "Daimy˘ Bimandai Kuniiri Kamakura Kagami" was produced in the 11th lunar month of 1756 in Ky˘to at Hayagumo Ch˘dayű's theater by Sawamura Kunitar˘ I. The opening day was the 1st day of the 11th lunar month of the 6th year of the H˘reki era, which was the 22nd of November 1756 in the western calendar. This kaomise program was staged with the following casting:

Code Actors Roles
1 Ogurayama Sentar˘ Ema no Koshir˘
2 Arashi Hinasuke I ???
3 Onoe Montar˘ The wakat˘ Sodesuke, in reality Ecchű no Saburobŕ
4 Sanogawa S˘kichi Kud˘'s sister Hanazono
5 Nakamura Shinshir˘ Kajiwara Genta Kagesue
6 Sakakiyama Koshir˘ II Kud˘ Saemon Suketsune
7 Mihogi Shichitar˘ Oni˘ Shinzaemon's ny˘b˘ Otowa
8 Matsumoto Tomojűr˘ II Iwanaga Heiroku
9 Sakata T˘jűr˘ III The uir˘ peddler Kikuhei [1], in reality Oni˘ Shinzaemon
10 Kirishima Gizaemon I The bashi Shujin no Ichiz˘, in reality Ky˘ no Jir˘
11 Mimasu Daigor˘ I The bashi Ishibe no Kinkichi, in reality Mata no Gor˘ Kagehisa
12 Arashi Koroku I Taira no Tokitada's okugata Sakuragi Gozen
13 Kataoka Nizaemon IV Taira no Tokifusa
14 Sawamura Kunitar˘ I Princess ???
15 Tamamura Bennosuke Princess Kotobuki
16 Sakakiyama Shirotar˘ II Kinkichi's sister Okuri

[1] This role was performed in the fast-speech style of the Edo Ichikawa clan in "Uir˘ Uri".

[2] It was reported in the 3rd volume of "Kabuki Nenpy˘" that Kataoka Nizaemon IV celebrated his shűmei in Ky˘to.

 
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