Person

Name der Person Sakata Hangorō II
Alternative Namen Sengoku Saroku (first adult stage name) ,
Sengoku Sajūrō (using different characters) (Earlier stage name) ,
Sankyō (Pen or literary name) ,
Sakata Hangorō (Alternate transliteration) ,
Geschlecht [männlich] Male
Kulturzugehörigkeit Japanese
Wohort (Land / Länder) Japan
Geburtstag [1724 - 1724] 1724 - 1724
Sterbetag [ 17, 1782] May 17, 1782
Gattungenspäzialität Kabuki
Geographische Beziehungen Edo (Japan) (historic name), Kyoto (Japan), Osaka (Japan)
Referenz(en) Kabuki Jinmei Jiten (p.271) ,
The Actor's Image: Print Makers of the Katsukawa School (p.486)
Anmerkungen Character types: Arch-villains (jitsuaku). Group affiliations: Shogatsuya. Sakata Hangoro II was the eldest son of Sengoku Hikojuro, who was a student of Sengoku Hikosuke. His name was initially Sengoku Saroku; in 1742 he changed it to Sengoku Sajuro and first appeared on stage in an evil enermy role at the Ichimura Theater. In 1749 he became Sakata Hangoro II. Around 1759 he became popular by palying arch-villains (jitsuaku). In 1782 he became sick while performing at the Ichimura Theater and passed away. He was a top-ranked actor of arch-villains and popular due to his skillful performance. He was active from 1742 to 1782.

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Representations of person in components 1003171, 1003094, 1003165