ICHIKAWA MOMOTARď
   
FIVE GENERATIONS
Ichikawa Momotar˘ I
 

The actor Ichikawa Danz˘ VI held the name of Ichikawa Momotar˘ I from the 11th lunar month of 1816 to 1831.

Ichikawa Momotar˘ I playing the role of Hanzawa Rokur˘ in the drama "Dan no Ura Kabuto Gunki", which was staged in the 4th lunar month of 1820 at the Kawarazakiza (print made by Utagawa Toyokuni I)

Ichikawa Momotar˘ II
 

The actor Ichikawa Danz˘ VII held the name of Ichikawa Momotar˘ II from the 11th lunar month of 1840 to the 10th lunar month of 1847.

Ichikawa Momotar˘ III
 

The actor Ichikawa Danz˘ VIII held the name of Ichikawa Momotar˘ III from 1896 to February 1908.

Ichikawa Momotar˘ IV
 

The actor Ichikawa Kuz˘ V held the name of Ichikawa Momotar˘ IV from May 1914 to September 1934.

Ichikawa Momotar˘ V
Ichikawa Momotar˘ V  In Japanese | Ichikawa Takaaki  In Japanese
 

Born the 6th of September 1989. Second son of Ichikawa Danz˘ IX, he made his first stage appearance (omemie) in May 1995, in T˘ky˘ at the Kabukiza, where he played the role of Rokudai in the classic "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura" which was staged to commemorate the 6th anniversary (7th memorial service) of the passing away of Onoe Sh˘roku II. His first stage name was Ichikawa Takaaki (his honmy˘). He made his debut on stage (hatsubutai) in May 1996 at the Kabukiza, where he took the name of Ichikawa Momotar˘ V and played the role of the decchi Ch˘matsu in the drama "Shiranami Gonin Otoko" which was staged to celebrate the shűmei of Onoe Kikunosuke V. He played in May 1999 at the Kabukiza the role of the sword-holder Otowaka in the dance-drama "Tsuchi Gumo". No record afterwards. He stopped acting.

Yag˘ Honmy˘
Mikawaya Ichikawa Takaaki
 
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