Stage name:

Nakamura Kantarô III In Japanese

Real name: Namino Naoya

Guild: Nakamuraya

Line number: SANDAIME (III)

Birthday: 22 February 2011


Great-great-great-great-great-grandfathers: Onoe Kikugorô III, Ichimura Uzaemon XI

Great-great-great-great-grandfather: Ichimura Takenojô V

Great-great-great-grandfathers: Onoe Kikugorô V, Nakamura Karoku I, Nakamura Utaemon V

Great-great-grandfathers: Onoe Kikugorô VI, Nakamura Karoku III, Nakamura Fukusuke V

Great-grandfathers: Nakamura Kanzaburô XVII, Nakamura Shikan VII

Grandfather: Nakamura Kanzaburô XVIII

Father: Nakamura Kankurô VI

Uncle: Nakamura Shichinosuke II

Brother: Nakamura Chôzaburô II


5 December 2012: his grandfather Nakamura Kanzaburô XVIII died.

August 2014: first stage appearance (omemie), in Tôkyô at the Kabukiza where he played the role of Kinbê's son Umekichi in Osaragi Jirô's drama "Tanuki".

February 2017: debut on stage (hatsubutai) at the Kabukiza, where he received the name of Nakamura Kantarô III and played the role of the elder Momotarô in the drama "Kadonde Futari Momotarô" [more details].


Nakamura Kantarô III is a young heir of the Nakamuraya.

The mon of Nakamura Kantarô III (the ginkgo tree)

The Nakamura Kantarô line of actors

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