|KAWARASAKI KUNITARď V|
Real name: Matsuyama Tar˘
Line number: GODAIME (V)
Existence: 14 October 1909 ~ 11 October 1990
Master: Ichikawa Ennosuke II
Grandson: Kawarasaki Kunitar˘ VI
November 1933: the Zenshinza troupe produces for the first time the dance-drama "Kanjinch˘" at the Shinbashi Enbuj˘ with Kawarasaki Ch˘jűr˘ IV (Benkei), Nakamura Kan'emon III (Togashi) and Kunitar˘ (Yoshitsune).
1958 ~ 1959: the Zenshinza troupe produces the bombastic play "Gedatsu" with Kawarasaki Ch˘jűr˘ IV and Kunitar˘ in the roles of Taira no Kagekiyo and the courtesan Akoya. The play is performed in January 1958 in Nagoya (Misonoza), in February 1958 in ďsaka (Kabukiza), in March 1958 in Ky˘to (Minamiza) and in July 1959 in T˘ky˘ (Meijiza).
December 1959: Kunitar˘ plays at the Meijiza the role of Sakuraya Koman in Namiki Gohei I's drama "Godairiki Koi no Fűjime". His stage partners are Nakamura Kan'emon III (Sasano Sangobŕ) and Kawarasaki Ch˘jűr˘ IV (Satsuma Gengobŕ).
The Ichikawa Emiya line of actors
The Kawarasaki Kunitar˘ line of actors
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