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人物姓名 Ichikawa Monnosuke II
人物姓名別号 Ichikawa Senkichi ([幼名] Childhood name) ,
Takinaka Tsuruzō (Earlier stage name) ,
Takinaka Hidematsu II (Earlier stage name) ,
Umimaru ([笔名] Pen or literary name) ,
Goryū ,
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性別 [男性] Male
文化身份 Japanese
居住国家 Japan
出生日期 [1743 - 1743] 1743 - 1743
死亡日期 [ 19, 1794] October 19, 1794
流派分类 Kabuki
相关地理区域 Edo (Japan) (historic name)
参考 Kabuki Jinmei Jiten (p.113) ,
The Actor's Image: Print Makers of the Katsukawa School (p.478)
附注 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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