NAKAMURA SEIGORď
   
THREE GENERATIONS
2 ACTORS/ 2 PLAYWRIGHTS
Nakamura Seigor˘ I
Nakamura Seigor˘ I  In Japanese | Hanasaki Shichijűr˘  In Japanese
 

Born in 1664. Disciple of Nakamura Kanzabur˘ II, he started his career in Edo, performing under the name of Hanasaki Shichijűr˘. Only one record, in 1692 in the Edo hy˘banki. He took the name of Nakamura Seigor˘ I during the Genroku era. He became sakusha in 1698. He worked in the 11th lunar month of 1706 at the Nakamuraza on the kaomise drama "Uji Genji Yumihari-zuki", which welcomed in Edo the Kamigata actors Fujimura Handayű II and Yoshioka Motome II. He died the 24th day of the 1st lunar month of 1707 [1].

The name of Nakamura Seigor˘ I in the 1704 Edo hy˘banki (the zone within the red box)

Nakamura Seigor˘ II
 

The sakusha Nakamura Seigor˘ II held this name from the 3rd lunar month of 1707 to the 9th lunar month of 1717.

The name of Nakamura Seigor˘ II in the last page of the eiri ky˘genbon for the drama "Onna Mikado Aigo no Waka" (1707)

Nakamura Seigor˘ III
 

The actor Nakamura Shirogor˘ VII held the name of Nakamura Seigor˘ III from July 1964 to March 1976.

The mon of Nakamura Seigor˘ III (the ginkgo tree)

 

Notes

[1] The 24th day of the 1st lunar month of the 4th year of the H˘ei era was the 26th of February 1707 in the western calendar.

 
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