NAKAMURAZA SOGAMONO 1772
   
Play title Haru ha Soga Akebono Z˘shi  In Japanese
Theater Nakamuraza
Producer Nakamura Kanzabur˘ VII
Playwrights Nakamura Jűsuke II

The actors Ichikawa Komaz˘ II (top), Ichikawa Monnosuke II (bottom/left) and Ichikawa Yaoz˘ II (bottom/right) playing the roles of Kud˘ Saemon Suketsune, Soga Gor˘ Tokimune and Soga Jűr˘ Sukenari

The actors Nakamura Nakaz˘ I (top/left) and Nakajima Mihoemon II (bottom/right) playing the roles of Oni˘ Shinzaemon and Danzabur˘

The actors Ichikawa Yaoz˘ II (top/left), Nakamura Sh˘ch˘ (top/right), Iwai Hanshir˘ IV (center/left), Nakamura Nakaz˘ I (center/right), Nakamura Shichisabur˘ III (bottom/left) and Ichikawa Sumiz˘ I (bottom/right) playing the roles of Soga Jűr˘ Sukenari, ???, Tsukisayo, Oni˘ Shinzaemon, ??? and ???

The actors Ichikawa Yaoz˘ II (top/right), Nakamura Nakaz˘ I (center/left), Ichikawa Monnosuke II (center/right) and Matsumoto K˘shir˘ II (bottom/) playing the roles of Soga Jűr˘ Sukenari, Oni˘ Shinzaemon, Soga Gor˘ Tokimune and ďmi Hachimannosuke

The new year sogamono drama "Haru ha Soga Akebono Z˘shi" was produced in the 1st lunar month of 1772 at the Nakamuraza by Nakamura Kanzabur˘ VII with the following casting:

Code Actors Roles
1 Ichikawa Komaz˘ II Kud˘ Saemon Suketsune
2 Matsumoto K˘shir˘ II ďmi Hachimannosuke, in reality Taira no Kagekiyo
3 Nakamura Denkur˘ II Kobayashi no Asahina
4 Nakamura Nakaz˘ I Oni˘ Shinzaemon
5 Yoshizawa Sakinosuke III Asahi Gozen
6 Ichikawa Danz˘ III Monban Shigoemon, in reality Yamada no Sabur˘

 

Others actors in identified roles were:

Actors Roles
Ichikawa Yaoz˘ II Soga Jűr˘ Sukenari
Ichikawa Monnosuke II Soga Gor˘ Tokimune
Nakamura Sh˘ch˘ Sasaki Moritsuna
Yamashita Yaoz˘ I The courtesan ďiso no Tora
Iwai Hanshir˘ IV Tsukisayo
Nakajima Mihoemon II Danzabur˘
Yoshizawa K˘nosuke The courtesan Kewaizaka no Sh˘sh˘

Others actors with unidentified roles were Nakamura Matsue I, Yamashita Jiroz˘ I, Osagawa Tsuneyo II, Ichikawa Jun'emon, Ichikawa Sumiz˘ I and Nakamura Shichisabur˘ III.

The opening day was the 15th day of the 1st lunar month of the 9th year of the Meiwa era (1772), which was the 18th of February 1772 in the western calendar.

 
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