|Nakamura T˘z˘ VI
|Nakamura Tamatar˘ III
Real name: K˘no Hitoshi
Line number: ROKUDAIME (VI)
Birthday: 21 January 1938
Master: Nakamura Utaemon VI
Son: Nakamura Matsue VI
Grandson: Nakamura Tamatar˘ V
September 1961: he makes his first appearance on stage at the Kabukiza, receiving
the name of Nakamura Tamatar˘ III and playing the role of the taiko mochi in the dance "Kuruwa Sanbas˘".
June 1962: revival at the Kabukiza under the supervision of Takechi Tetsuji of Namiki Gohei I's drama "Keisei Yamato Z˘shi";
Tamatar˘ plays the role of Higaki's daughter Oume [more details].
April 1967: Nakamura Tamatar˘ III takes the name of Nakamura T˘z˘ VI by playing the roles of Shirasuga Rokur˘ and Soga no Gor˘ in the plays "Honch˘ Nijűshik˘" and "Sh˘ Fudazuki Kongen Kusazuri".
April 1977: revival at the Meijiza of Katsu Genz˘ II's drama "Kimi-wa-Fune Nami no Uwajima";
T˘z˘ plays the role of Ochi Isonoj˘ [casting].
May 1977: revival at the Minamiza of Katsu Genz˘ III's drama "Ogasawara S˘d˘";
T˘z˘ plays the role of Ogasawara Buzen-no-Kami [casting].
April 1981: revival at the National Theatre of Nishizawa Ipp˘'s drama "Keisei Hama no Masago";
T˘z˘ plays the role of Takayama Ukon [casting].
1988: tour in Australia.
1990: tour in Europe.
January 1997: t˘shi ky˘gen revival at the National Theatre of the drama "Dan no Ura Kabuto Gunki";
T˘z˘ plays the role of Hanzawa Rokur˘ [casting].
October 2003: revival at the National Theatre with the Omodakaya guild of Nagawa Kamesuke I's drama "Hade Kurabe Ise Monogatari";
T˘z˘ plays the roles of Somedono and Koyoshi [casting].
November 2005: t˘shi ky˘gen revival at the National Theatre of the drama "Ehon Taik˘ki";
T˘z˘ plays the role of Misao [casting].
November 2015: revival at the National Theatre of the drama "Shinrei Yaguchi no Watashi" (t˘shi ky˘gen in 4 acts);
T˘z˘ plays the role of Hy˘gonosuke's wife Minato [more details|casting].
October 2015: production at the National Theatre of "Ise Ondo Koi no Netaba" in a t˘shi ky˘gen production (3 acts; 8 scenes)
with the revival of the rarely-staged "Daidaik˘" act;
T˘z˘ plays the role of Mitsugi's aunt Omine [more details|casting].
Nakamura T˘z˘ VI is an outstanding supporting actor.
The mon of Nakamura T˘z˘ VI
The Nakamura Tamatar˘ line of actors
The Nakamura T˘z˘ line of actors