Person Name Kagaya Kashichi I
Alternate Names Ozeki Eiz┼Ź (official name) ,
Shibanosuke (Childhood name) ,
Nakamura Utanosuke ,
Nakamura Utaemon I (Earlier stage name) ,
Nakamura Kashichi I (Earlier stage name) ,
Nakamura Kashichi I (playwrite name) ,
Issen (using different characters for -sen) (Pen or literary name) ,
Kashichi (pen or literary name) (Pen or literary name) ,
Gender Male
Cultural Identity Japanese
Country(ies) of Residence Japan
Birth Date 1714 - 1714
Death Date October 29, 1791
Genre Specialization(s) Kabuki
Geographic Affiliations Edo (Japan) (historic name), Osaka (Japan), Ise-shi (Mie, Japan), Kanazawa-shi (Ishikawa, Japan), Shinetsu Region (Japan)
Reference(s) Kabuki Jinmei Jiten (p.204) ,
The Actor's Image: Print Makers of the Katsukawa School (p.484)
Notes Character types: evil enemies (kataki yaku); Arch-villains (jitsuaku). Group affiliations: Kagaya. Kagaya Kashichi I was the second son of Ozeki Shun'an, who was a physician in Kanazawa, Kaga Province. He was a student of Nakamura Genzaemon II and was active from 1741 to 1789.

Associated Items

Associated Productions 1769Mar03, Nakamura Theater, Ato kyogen Kiyomizu dera no seigen
Representations of person in components 1003151, 1003143