|ARASHI SAN'EMON IX|
Other name: Arashi Minshi III
Line number: KUDAIME (IX)
Existence: 1805 ~ 16th day of the 3rd lunar month of 1859
Father: Arashi Senshir˘
Master: Arashi Koroku IV
Adopted son: Arashi San'emon X
Winter 1823: Arashi Hinasabur˘ takes the name of Arashi San'emon IX in Ky˘to.
11th lunar month of 1826: his master Arashi Koroku IV dies.
Winter 1837 ~ 1838: short stay in Edo; San'emon plays at the Kawarazakiza.
5th lunar month of 1851: San'emon plays in the same theater the role of Osono in the classic "Kanadehon Chűshingura".
3rd lunar month of 1852: San'emon plays in the same theater the roles of Princess Chigusa and Hayase in the drama "Hana Kaede Ogura no Shikishi".
2nd lunar month of 1855: San'emon plays the role of Shizuka Gozen in the classic "Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura", which is produced by the zamoto Arashi Kitsunosuke at the Chikugo no Shibai; his stage partners are Arashi Rikaku II (Sat˘ Tadanobu, the fox Genkur˘, Kokingo and Kajiwara Kagetoki) and Ichikawa Ebijűr˘ IV (Tokaiya Ginpei, Taira no Tomomori, Igami no Gonta and Yokawa no Zenji Kakuhan).
11th lunar month of 1858: San'emon appears on stage for the last time, in Ky˘to at the Minamigawa no Shibai. He falls ill, can't recover and dies the following year, the 16th day of the 3rd lunar month of 1859.
Arashi San'emon IX playing the role of Chidori in the epic drama "Hirakana Seisuiki",
which was staged in the 5th lunar month of 1848 in ďsaka at the Wakadayű no Shibai
The Arashi San'emon line of actors
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