Nom de la Personne Ichikawa Monnosuke II
Autre Noms Ichikawa Senkichi ([Nom de l`enfance] Childhood name) ,
Takinaka Tsuruzō ([Nom de scène au début] Earlier stage name) ,
Takinaka Hidematsu II ([Nom de scène au début] Earlier stage name) ,
Umimaru ([Nom de plume] Pen or literary name) ,
Goryū ,
Sexe [mâle] Male
Identité Culturelle Japanese
Pays de Résidence Japan
Date de Naissance [1743 - 1743] 1743 - 1743
Date de Mort [ Octobre 19, 1794] October 19, 1794
Genre Spécialisations Kabuki
Liens Géographiques Edo (Japan) (historic name)
Source(s) Kabuki Jinmei Jiten (p.113) ,
The Actor's Image: Print Makers of the Katsukawa School (p.478)
Notes Character types: young male roles (wakashu); male leads (tachiyaku). Group affiliations:Takinoya.Ichikawa Monnosuke was a son of Miyako Yaedayu (Shigeoka Shigebee) and was born in Oji Takinogawa in Edo. He trained under the name Takinaka Tsuruzo in Osaka. In 1756 he went back to Edo, and three years later he performed and changed his name to Takinaka Hidematsu at Ichimura Theater. In 1762 he was adopted by a family of deceased Ichikawa Monnosuke I, became a student of Ichikawa Danjuro IV, and changed his name to Ichikawa Benzo. In 1770 he became Ichikawa Monnosuke II. In 1790 he made a big hit by playing in Chushingura at Kameya Yohee Theater in Koshu. In 1794 he died of illness. He was considered to be one of the four best young actors and good at wagoto, aragoto, budogoto, and dance (buto). He was active from 1756 to 1794.

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