KYďTO NI-NO-KAWARI 1720
   
Play title Keisei Mizoro-ga-Ike  In Japanese
Theater Ebisuya Kichir˘bŕ's theater
Producer Yamatoyama Jinzaemon I
Playwrights Sakakiyama Kansuke I [1]

The new year ni-no-kawari "Keisei Mizoro-ga-Ike" was staged in the 1st lunar month of 1720 [2] in Ky˘to at Ebisuya Kichir˘bŕ's theater with the following casting:

Code Actors Roles
1 Yashio Ikuemon Kutsuwa Gonkur˘
2 Sakakiyama Shirotar˘ I Yada Gor˘
3 Ichimura Katsura The keisei Handayű
4 Yamamoto Koshikibu The wakadono Montar˘
5 Matsushima Moheiji The ah˘ Mosuke
6 Sakakiyama Koshir˘ I Kumagai Hanroku
7 Kirinami Takie Sanzaemon's goke Koyano
8 Yamatoyama Jinzaemon I Tachibana Kamonnosuke
9 Yamamura Utanosuke Chisato-no-Mae
10 Asao Shichir˘ji The jűji of the Komachi Temple
11 Band˘ Matajűr˘ I The evil priest Kanz˘b˘
12 Yamada Jinpachi The priest Unsaib˘
13 Yamamura Kazaemon Lord Tachibana Minbu
14 Ichikawa Toyama III Tachibana Minbu's midaidokoro dressed as a beggar (kojiki)
15 Sakakiyama Koshir˘ I Kumagai Hanroku
16 Yamatoyama Jinzaemon I Tachibana Kamonnosuke

The opening day was the 15th day of the 1st lunar month of the 5th year of the Ky˘h˘ era, which was the 22nd of February 1720 in the western calendar.

[1] Not reported in the 1st volume of "Kabuki Nenpy˘" but high probability as Sakakiyama Kansuke I was the sakusha for the kaomise drama "H˘raisan Hiyoku no Tsurukame" which was staged at Ebisuya Kichir˘bŕ's theater in the 11th lunar month of 1719.

[2] "I worked on this kaomise page in February 2020, 300 years afterwards!" (Sh˘riya Aragor˘)

 
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