|ASAO TAMEJ█Rď II|
Poetry names: Okuyama (2), Sanshi
Line number: NIDAIME (II)
Existence: 1779 ~ 25th day of the 7th lunar month of 1806
Father: Asao Tamejűr˘ I
1785: he starts his career as a koyaku; his first stage name is Asao Okujir˘ I.
11th lunar month of 1791: Okujir˘ becomes zamoto and produces at the Kado no Shibai the kaomise drama "Keisei Shinobazu-ga-Ike". In the 12th lunar month, he produces in the same theater the drama "Hade Kurabe Ise Monogatari".
1795: Okujir˘ becomes tachiyaku.
11th lunar month of 1803: Asao Okujir˘ I takes the name of Asao Tamejűr˘ II at the Naka no Shibai, playing the role of Sanada Yoichi in the kaomise drama "S˘zoku Ishibashiyama", which is produced by Fujikawa Tomokichi I and welcomes in ďsaka the actors Band˘ Hikosabur˘ III and Nakamura Daikichi I; his others main stage partners are Ichikawa Danz˘ IV, Nakayama Shinkur˘ III, Ichikawa Ichiz˘ I, Fujikawa Hachiz˘ III, Nakayama Ittoku I, Yoshizawa Iroha I, Asao Kunigor˘ III, Nakayama Bungor˘ I and Ichikawa Dannosuke III.
7th day of the 4th lunar month of 1804: his father dies in ďsaka.
3rd lunar month of 1806: Tamejűr˘ appears on stage for the last time, playing at the Naka no Shibai the role of Kamiya Jihŕ in the drama "Nobe no Kakioki", which is staged to commemorate the 2nd anniversary (3rd memorial service) of the passing away of this late father Asao Tamejűr˘ I.
25th day of the 7th lunar month of 1806: Tamejűr˘ dies in Ky˘to.
Asao Tamejűr˘ II was the promising heir of the Zeniya guild but he unfortunately died too young, at the age of 27, before achieving the same fame as his legendary father.
The Asao Okuyama line of actors
The Asao Okujir˘ line of actors
The Asao Tamejűr˘ line of actors
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