Real name: Ogawa Takaharu
Birthday: 12 May 1989
Great-great-great-grandfather: Nakamura Karoku I
Great-great-grandfather: Nakamura Karoku III
Great-grandfather: Nakamura Tokiz˘ III
Grandfather: Nakamura Tokiz˘ IV
Father: Nakamura Tokiz˘ V
Brother: Nakamura Baishi IV
June 1994: debut on stage (hatsu butai) at the Kabukiza, where the 32nd anniversary (33rd memorial service) of the passing away of Nakamura Tokiz˘ IV is celebrated; he receives the name of Nakamura Baishi IV, playing the role of a young traveller in the dance "Michiyuki Tabiji no Yomeiri".
October 1996: Mantar˘ plays at the Kabukiza the role of Masaoka's son Senmatsu in the drama "Meiboku Sendai Hagi"; the roles of Masaoka, Yashio and Tsuruchiyo are played by Nakamura Jakuemon IV, Kataoka Takao and Nakamura Baishi IV.
January 1998: Mantar˘ plays at the Kabukiza the role of Matsu˘maru's son Kotar˘ in the drama "Terakoya", which is staged to celebrate the shűmei of Kataoka Nizaemon XV (who plays the role of Matsu˘maru); the role of Kotar˘'s mother Chiyo is played by Nakamura Shikan VII.
February 2000: special kodomo shibai dance program to end the evening program at the Kabukiza; Baishi plays the role of Soga Gor˘ Tokimune in the dance "Kusazuribiki"; the role of Maizuru is played by his brother Nakamura Baishi IV.
Nakamura Mantar˘ is a promising young actor of the Yorozuya guild.
The mon of Nakamura Mantar˘
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