|MATSUMOTO KINGO III|
Real name: Hishino Tadashi
Line number: SANDAIME (III)
Birthday: 12 April 1942
Father: Matsumoto Kingo II
1953: he becomes disciple of Matsumoto K˘shir˘ VIII and receives the name of Matsumoto Kin'ya I.
6 January 1956: his father Matsumoto Kingo II dies.
February 1965: he becomes nadai and takes the name of Matsumoto Kingo III at the T˘ky˘ Takarazuka Gekij˘, performing in the dramas "Date Masamune" and "Oni no Sh˘sh˘ Yonagabanashi".
September 1988: Kingo joins the first league of Kabuki actors ("kanbu sh˘shin").
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; Kingo plays the role of Saruta Hikodayű [more details|casting].
The mon of Matsumoto Kingo III
The Matsumoto Kin'ya line of actors
The Matsumoto Kingo line of actors
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