UTAGAWA aatUNISADA III (歌川国貞) 

  aka Baid˘ H˘sai (梅堂豊斎); Baid˘ Kunimasa IV (梅堂国政); K˘ch˘r˘ H˘sai (香朝楼豊斎)

1907



APRIL 1907


Nakamura Shikan V (中村芝翫) as
Hangan Yoshitsune (判官義経)
  





Play: Kanjinch˘ (勧進帳)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 04/10/07
Print Date: 04/1907
Image courtesy of the Ritsumeikan ARC
 
 
 
 


Ichikawa Komaz˘ VIII
(市川高麗蔵) as
Musashib˘ Benkei (武蔵坊弁慶)


Ichimura Uzaemon XV
(市村羽左衛門) as
Togashi Saemon (富樫左衛門)

    
     Ichimura Uzaemon XV (市村羽左衛門) as Aburaya Osome (油屋お染)
   
     Sawamura Tossh˘ III (沢村訥升; 澤村訥升; 澤村訥舛) as Hisamatsu (久松)
    
     Ichikawa Yaoz˘ VII (市川八百蔵) as Hyakush˘ Kyűsaku (百姓久作)
    
     Onoe Baik˘ VI (尾上梅幸) as Musume Omitsu (娘おみつ)
    
     Play: Nozaki-mura (野崎村), Volume 1, Scene 2 of
     Shinpan Utazaimon (新版歌祭文)
     Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
     Performance Date: 04/1907
     Print Date: 04/1907
     Image courtesy of the National Theatre of Japan
 
 
 



Nakamura Shikan V (中村芝翫)
as Aburaya Haha [Otsune]
(油屋母[お常])

Ichimura Uzaemon XV
(市村羽左衛門) as
Musume Osome (娘おそめ)

Sawamura Tossh˘ III
(沢村訥升; 澤村訥升; 澤村訥舛) as
Hisamatsu (久松)
 
Ichikawa Yaoz˘ VII (市川八百蔵) as
Hyakush˘ Kyűsaku (百姓久作)

Onoe Baik˘ VI (尾上梅幸) as
Musume Omitsu (娘おみつ)

Play: Nozaki-mura (野崎村),
Volume 1, Scene 2 of
Shinpan Utasaimon (新版歌祭文)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 04/1907
Print Date: 06/20/07
Image courtesy of the Tsubouchi
Memorial Theatre Museum
 
 
 
 









Sawamura Tosshi III
(沢村訥子; 澤村訥子) as 
Wakaya Sanzaemon
(若屋三左衛門)

Ichikawa Enjo I (市川莚女) as
Ny˘b˘ Omastu (女房お松)
 
Ichikawa Metora II  (市川女寅) as
Matsuyama Tayű (松山太夫)

Ichikawa Udanji I
(市川右団次; 市川右團次) as
Wan'ya Kyűbŕ (椀屋久兵衛)

Ichikawa Unosuke I (市川右之助) as
Menu Mitsubuto (面賣三太)

Play: Wankyű (椀久)
Performance Place: Meijii-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 04/23/07
Print Date: 06/20/07
Image courtesy of the Tsubouchi
Memorial Theatre Museum
 
 
 
 

 









JUNE 1907


Unread as Gankyű (雁九)

Unread as Kanzeon  (観世音) 

Kataoka Nizaemon XI
(片山小左衛門) as
Sawaichi (沢市)
 
Unread as Ny˘b˘ Osato (女房お里)

Play: Tsubosaka Reigenki
(壺坂霊験記; 壷坂霊験記)
Performance Place: ?
Performance Date: ?
Print Date: 06/10/07
Image courtesy of the Tsubouchi
Memorial Theatre Museum
 
Note:  Although there was a production
of Tsubosaka Reigenki at the Meiji-za
in March 1907, Nizaemon XI was not
in that production.  I have not been
 able to find a production with
Nizaemon XI as Sawaichi prior to 1914.
 








  


NOVEMBER 1907


Ichikawa Yaoz˘ VII (市川八百蔵)

Other actors not read

Play: Kanadehon Chűshingura
(假名手本忠臣蔵; 仮名手本忠臣蔵)
Performance Place: Kabuki-za, Tokyo
Performance Date: 11/14/07
Print Date: 05/06/08
Image courtesy of the Tsubouchi
Memorial Theatre Museum