Dancer name: Azuma Tokuy˘
Real name: Hayashi Kazutar˘
Birthday: 3 August 1990
Father: Nakamura Ganjir˘ IV
Mother: Azuma Tokuho II (Nakamura Tomijűr˘ V's daughter)
January 1995: debut on stage (hatsubutai) in ďsaka at the Nakaza, where the shűmei of his father Nakamura Kanjaku V and his uncle Nakamura Senjaku III are celebrated; he receives the name of Nakamura Kazutar˘, playing the role of Sakata Kintoki in the drama "Komochi Yamanba"; the role of Kintoki's mother Yaegiri is played by his grandfather Nakamura Ganjir˘ III.
September 2014: he becomes the 7th iemoto of the Azuma-ryű School of Buy˘. He takes the Buy˘ name of Azuma Tokuy˘ at the National Theatre, performing the 20th and the 21st of September in a special Buy˘ program, which commemorates the 16th anniversary (17th memorial service) of the passing away of his great-grandmother Azuma Tokuho I (1909~1998). Azuma Tokuya, his mother and the granddaughter of Azuma Tokuho I, becomes the 3rd s˘ke of Azuma-ryű and takes the name of Azuma Tokuho II. The 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th iemoto were Azuma T˘z˘ I, Azuma T˘z˘ II, Azuma T˘z˘ III, Azuma Tokuho I, Nakamura Tomijűr˘ V (he was the son of Azuma Tokuho I) and Azuma Tokuya. The 1st and 2nd s˘ke were Ichimura Uzaemon XV and Azuma Tokuho I (the daughter of Ichimura Uzaemon XV).
October 2015: production at the National Theatre of "Ise Ondo Koi no Netaba" in a t˘shi ky˘gen production (3 acts; 8 scenes) with the revival of the rarely-staged "Daidaik˘" act; Kazutar˘ plays the role of Aburaya Okon [more details|casting].
Nakamura Kazutar˘ is a promising young actor of the Narikomaya guild.
The mon of Nakamura Kazutar˘
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