Person

Person Name Tomizawa Hanzaburō II
Alternate Names Nakamura Dengo (first adult stage name) ,
Miyagawa Hachirōzaemon II (Earlier stage name) ,
Nakaba (Pen or literary name) ,
Tomizawa Hanzaburou (Alternate transliteration)
Gender Male
Cultural Identity Japanese
Country(ies) of Residence Japan
Birth Date Unknown
Death Date Unknown
Genre Specialization(s) Kabuki
Geographic Affiliations Edo (Japan) (historic region)
Reference(s) Kabuki Jinmei Jiten (p.396) ,
The Actor's Image: Print Makers of the Katsukawa School (p.488)
Notes Character types: evil enemies (kataki yaku). Tomizawa Hanzaburo II became a student of Nakamura Denkuro (later Nakamura Kanzaburo), took the name Nakamura Dengo, and played evil enemies at the Nakamura Theater in Edo in 1754. Three years later he changed his name to Miyagawa Hachirozaemon, and in 1768 he succeeded Tomizawa Hanzaburo. He died in either 1775 or 1777.

Associated Items

Associated Productions 1769Mar03, Ichimura Theater, Michiyuki yukari no hatsuzakura
Representations of person in components 1003098