ARASHI YOSHISABURď V

Stage names:

Arashi Yoshisabur˘ V In Japanese
Arashi Ichitar˘ III In Japanese

Real name: Terada Shinji

Guild: Teshimaya

Line number: GODAIME (V)

Poetry name: Kitsuj˘

Existence: 17 April 1907 ~ 14 November 1977

Connection:

Father: Arashi Yoshisabur˘ IV

Sons: Arashi Keishi, Arashi Yoshisabur˘ VI

Grandsons: Kawarazaki Kunitar˘ VI, Arashi Yoshisabur˘ VII

Career:

17 April 1907: born in T˘ky˘.

11 October 1912: his father Arashi Yoshisabur˘ IV dies.

March 1914: he makes his first stage appearance, at the Hong˘za, where he receives the name of Arashi Ichitar˘ III and plays the role of Komawakamaru in the drama "Wada Gassen Onna Maizuru".

June 1927: Arashi Ichitar˘ III takes the name of Arashi Yoshisabur˘ V at the Shinbashi Enbuj˘; he starts to learn the art of wakaonnagata around that time from Onoe Kikugor˘ VI.

June 1934: Yoshisabur˘ joins the Zenshinza troupe.

14 November 1977: Yoshisabur˘ dies in T˘ky˘.

Comments:

Arashi Yoshisabur˘ V was a talented onnagata and nimaime actor belonging to the first generations of actors who built the Zenshinza troupe.

Arashi Yoshisabur˘ V's atariyaku: Tanzaemon Motoyasu ("Shunkan"), Princess Taema ("Narukami"), Chiyo ("Terakoya"), Hayano Kanpei ("Kanadehon Chűshingura") and Honj˘ Tsunagor˘ ("Kokoro no Nazo Toketa Iroito").

Arashi Yoshisabur˘ V playing the role of Hayano Kanpei in the drama "Kanadehon Chűshingura", which was staged in June 1939 at the Shinbashi Enbuj˘

The Arashi Yoshisabur˘ line of actors

 
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