SAKURAYAMA SHIROSABURď
   
FOUR GENERATIONS
Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ I
 

The actor Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ I held this name from the 1st lunar month of 1700 to the 7th lunar month of 1732.

Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ I playing the role of Sadaemon in the kaomise drama "Meotogura Wag˘ no Nakatomi", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1730 at the Naka no Shibai

Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ II
 

The actor Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ II held this name from the 7th lunar month of 1732 to 1772.

Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ II playing the role of Sanzaemon in the kaomise drama "Taira no Miyako Onna Ez˘shi", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1750 in Ky˘to

Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ III
Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ III  In Japanese | Arashi Konomatsu  In Japanese
 

Dates of birth and death unknown. Disciple of Arashi Koroku I, his first stage name was Arashi Konomatsu and he performed as an iroko in Ky˘to. He became a disciple of Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ II at unknown times but did not change his stage name. He became wakaonnagata in the 11th lunar month of 1779, playing the role of K˘saka Danj˘'s ny˘b˘ Karaori in the kaomise drama "Miyako Han'ei Nanshi no Hiraki Hajime", which was produced in Ky˘to by Nakayama Ihachi I. He went to Edo in Fall 1781 and played at the Moritaza in the 11th lunar month of 1781 the role of Kawachi Hy˘e's daughter Tsumagi in the kaomise drama "Sakikaese Yuki no Miyoshino". He stayed in Edo in 1782 and he went back to Kamigata. He became tachiyaku and took the name of Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ III in Ky˘to in the 12th lunar month of 1783. He was active in Ky˘to up to the Kansei era but did not really achieve fame for himself.

Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ IV
Nakamura Konoz˘ II  In Japanese | Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ IV  In Japanese | Matsushima Toyosabur˘  In Japanese
 

Dates of birth and death unknown. His first stage name was Matsushima Toyosabur˘. He became disciple of Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ III at unknown times and took the name of Sakurayama Shirosabur˘ IV in 1814. He joined Nakamura Nakaz˘ III and took the name of Nakamura Konoz˘ II at unknown times. He made an obscure career in Kamigata.

 
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