Real name: Terada Masayuki
Birthday: 31 March 1940
Grandfather: Arashi Yoshisabur˘ IV
Father: Arashi Yoshisabur˘ V
Brother: Arashi Yoshisabur˘ VI
September 1948: he made his first appearance on stage in a troupe of children-actors.
August 1959: he joined the Zenshinza troupe and took the name of Arashi Keishi.
January 1964: Keishi became an official member of the Zenshinza troupe.
August 1983: Keishi played at the National Theatre the role of Shirafuji Genta in Katsu Hy˘z˘ I's drama "Kachi Zum˘ Ukina no Hanabure"; his stage partners were Kawarazaki Kunitar˘ V and Nakamura Umenosuke IV in the roles of Oshun and Gonsuke.
April 1992: Keishi received the 47th Artistic Award of the Japanese Government Cultural Agency (bunkach˘ geijutsusai sh˘) for his performance in the role of Ina Hanzaemon in the play "Ikaru Fuji".
May 2000: Keishi played at the National Theatre the role of Satsuma Gengobŕ in Namiki Gohei I's drama "Godairiki Koi no Fűjime"; his stage partners were Fujikawa Yanosuke (Sasano Sangobei) and Kawarazaki Kunitar˘ VI (Sakuraya Koman). This drama was staged to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the passing away of Kawarazaki Kunitar˘ V.
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