NAGAWA SHIMESUKE III

Playwright names:

Nagawa Shimesuke III In Japanese
Yanagi Ichirobei In Japanese
Yanagi Ichirobŕ In Japanese
Nagawa Ichirobŕ In Japanese
Chikamatsu Ichirobŕ In Japanese
Nagawa Itten In Japanese

Line number: SANDAIME (III)

Existence: ???

Connection:

Master: Nagawa Shimesuke II

Disciple: Nagawa Shimesuke IV

Career:

Before 1821: disciple of Nagawa Shimesuke II, he started his career as a sakusha in ďsaka miyaji shibai. His first pen name was Nagawa Itten.

1821: he became sakusha in hama shibai. He worked at the Wakadayű no Shibai.

1826: he took the name of Chikamatsu Ichirobŕ. Later, he took at unknown dates the names of Nagawa Ichirobŕ, Yanagi Ichirobŕ and Yanagi Ichirobei.

11th lunar month of 1834: he took the name of Nagawa Shimesuke III at the Minamigawa no Shibai, where he worked on the dramas "Igagoe Norikake Gappa", "Imoseyama Onna Teikin" and "Daiky˘ji Mukashi Goyomi", which starred Arashi Rikan II, Kataoka Nizaemon VII, Jitsukawa Gakujűr˘ I, Iwai Shijaku I and Kataoka Ichiz˘ I.

1835: Shimesuke worked at the ďnishi no Shibai. No record afterwards.

Comments:

Nagawa Shimesuke III was a Kamigata sakusha, who was active in ˘shibai from the beginning of the Bunsei era to the beginning of the Tenp˘ era.

The name of Nagawa Shimesuke III in the 11th lunar month of 1834 role sheet at the Minamigawa no Shibai (the zone within the red box)

The Nagawa Shimesuke line of playwrights

 
Search this site powered by FreeFind
  Site map | Disclaimer
Contact | Main | Top | Updates | Actors | Plays | Playwrights | Programs | Links | FAQ | Glossary | Chronology | Illustrations | Prints | Characters | Derivatives | Theaters | Coming soon | News