KYďTO KAOMISE 1720
   
Play titles Gosha no Yonegura Fukki no Aimuko  In Japanese
Hamadaya Shirozuki no Yone  In Japanese
Theater Miyako Mandayű's theater
Producer Sawamura Ch˘jűr˘ I
Playwright ???

The kaomise drama "Gosha no Yonegura Fukki no Aimuko" and the kiri ky˘gen "Hamadaya Shirozuki no Yone" were produced by Sawamura Ch˘jűr˘ I at Miyako Mandayű's theater in Ky˘to in the 11th and 12th lunar months of 1720 [1]. It was staged with the following casting:

Code Actors Roles
1 Matsumoto Tomojűr˘ I Mikami Nuiemon
2 Katayama Kozaemon Iwagaki Jűrobei
3 Yamamoto Kamon The keisei Utamaki
4 Kirinami Onoe Princess Ozasa
5 Sawamura Ch˘jűr˘ I Tamamatsu Inabanosuke
6 Katsuyama Sukejűr˘ Wakanoj˘
7 Yamamura Kazaemon The r˘nin J˘emon [2]
8 Miyazaki Giheita Guntazaemon
9 Sawamura Ch˘jűr˘ I Eguchi Tazaemon
10 Fujita Kuhachir˘ Saburobŕ
11 Tamagawa Genzabur˘ The motoyuiya Ubŕ [3]
12 Yamamura Kazaemon Hamadaya Sanzaemon
13 Yamamoto Kamon Sanzaemon's ny˘b˘ Okuni
14 Yamatogawa Tatsuya Oshina
15 Somenoi Hanshir˘ The sakaya's son Kanshichi [4]
16 Yamashita Kamenoj˘ I The goze Okoyo [5]

The stars [6] of this kaomise program were:

Actors Category/Ranking
Sawamura Ch˘jűr˘ I tachiyaku
j˘-j˘-kichi (superior - superior - excellent) [visual]
Yamamoto Kamon wakaonnagata
j˘-j˘-kichi (superior - superior - excellent) [visual]

[1] "I worked on this kaomise page in December 2020, almost 300 years afterwards!" (Sh˘riya Aragor˘)

[2] J˘emon or Sadaemon, both readings were possible.

[3] Tamagawa Genzabur˘ also played the role of the kagokaki Shinbŕ in the kaomise drama.

[4] Somenoi Hanshir˘ also played the role of J˘emon's younger brother Genpachi in the kaomise drama.

[5] Yamashita Kamenoj˘ I also played the role of Guntazaemon's sister in the kaomise drama.

[6] Our definition of star is a ranking equal or above j˘-j˘-kichi.

 
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