Existence: 1797 ~ 19th day of the 2nd lunar month of 1838 
Master: Matsui K˘z˘ II
1797: born in Edo. His father is the owner of the Takahashiya house, a shichiya.
1822: he started his career as a sakusha; his first pen name was Matsukawa H˘saku. He received the patronage of Matsui K˘z˘ II.
11th lunar month of 1828: H˘saku worked at the Ichimuraza, along with Nakamura Jűsuke IV, Matsushima Ch˘fu I and Nagawa Motosuke, on the kaomise drama "Mitsugi no Yuki Genji Hiiki". Jűsuke's yearly salary was 24 ry˘ .
1830~1832: stay in Kamigata.
11th lunar month of 1833: Jusuke worked, along with Mimasuya Nis˘ji (tatesakusha), Namiki Gohei III (who celebrated his shűmei) and Nanboku Magotar˘ IV, at the Moritaza, on the kaomise drama "Shitenn˘ Kabuki no Yorizome".
7th lunar month: premiere at the Ichimuraza of the drama "Shinobi Yoru Koi no Kusemono"; the roles of Princess Takiyasha and Mitsukuni were played by Ichikawa Kuz˘ II and Ichimura Uzaemon XII; the lyrics were written by Jusuke.
19th day of the 2nd lunar month of 1838 : Jusuke died in Edo.
Takarada Jusuke was an Edo sakusha, who was active from the beginning of the 1820s to the end of the 1830s. He will stay in Kabuki history as the playwright who created the spectacular dance-drama "Masakado".
 the 19th day of the 2nd lunar month of the 9th year of the Tenp˘ era was the 14th of March 1838 in the western calendar.
 This name was a way to celebrate the memory of Takarada Jurai, who passed away a few months before the birth of Takarada Jusuke.
 Another possible reading was "Semewa Nidai Kishi no Tsuwamono".
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