MIYAKE HANAYAMA (三宅花山)

1927




FEBRUARY

               
Nakamura Kichiemon I (中村吉右衛門) as
Takechi Mitsuhide (武智光秀)

Play:  Toki-ha Ima Kiky˘ no Hataage
( 時今也桔梗旗揚)
Performance Place: Shinbashi Enbuj˘,Tokyo
Performance Date: 02/04/27
Print Date:  02/1927?
Medium: Lithograph
Personal Collection

Note: Kichiemon I also portrayed Mitsuhide in a
production of Toki-mo Kiky˘ Shusse no Ukej˘
(時桔梗出世請状) at the Yokohama-za  in September
1922.  I cannot rule out the possibility that this print
reflects that performance.






APRIL

                 
Nakamura Kichiemon I as (中村吉右衛門) as
K˘chiyama Munetoshi (河内山宗俊)

Play:  Hong˘-za  Kumo ni Magau Ueno no Hatsuhana
(天衣紛上野初花 ; 雲衣紛上野初花 )
Performance Place:  Hong˘-za, Tokyo
Performance Date:  04/02/27
Print Date:  04/1927?
Medium: Lithograph
Personal Collection

Note: Kichiemon I also portrayed K˘chiyama in a
production of  K˘chiyama (河内山) at the Meiji-za in May
1923.  I cannot rule out the possiblity that this print reflects
that performance.



JUNE

                 
Nakamura Fukusuke V as (中村福助) as
Omitsu (おみつ; お光)

Play:  Shinpan Utazaimon (新版歌祭文)
Performance Place:  Hong˘-za, Tokyo
Performance Date:  06/03/27
Print Date:  06/1927?



OCTOBER

               
Onoe Kikugor˘ VI (尾上菊五郎) as 
Sakanaya S˘gor˘ (魚屋宗五郎)

Play:  Sakanaya S˘gor˘ (魚屋宗五郎)
Performance Place: Shinbashi Enbuj˘, Tokyo
Performance Date: 10/1927
Print Date:  10/1927?
Medium: Lithograph
Personal Collection



               
Ichikawa Sadanji II (市川左団次; 市川左團次) as
Baba Sarurobŕ (馬塲三郎兵衛)

Play:  ďsakazuki Shusen no Tsuwamono (大杯觴酒戦強者)
Performance Place: Teikoku Gekij˘, Tokyo
Performance Date: 10/01/27
Print Date:  10/1927?
Medium: Lithograph
Personal Collection
 
Note: Sadanji II also performed this role in Tokyo at the
Meiji-za in May 1922 and at the Asakusa Shochiku-za in
April 1926.  I cannot rule out the possibility that this print
reflects one of those performances.
 
 

 






NOVEMBER





                 
Ichimura Uzaemon XV (市村羽左衛門) as Kanpei (勘平)

Play: Chűshingura (忠臣蔵) 
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 11/1927
Medium: Lithograph
Print Date: 11/1927?
Personal Collection

Note: Uzaemon XV also portrayed Kanpei in a
production of Kanadehon Chűshingura
(仮名手本忠臣蔵) a the Naka-za in Osaka in March
1924.  I cannot rule out the possibility that this print
reflects that performance.