Poetry name: Gory˘
Grandfather: Fujikawa Shigeemon
Father: Fujikawa Sanpachi
Disciple: Fujikawa Koisa
1765: he performed in Ky˘to as an iroko. His stage name was Fujikawa Sango.
1766 ~ 1768: he performed in Ky˘to as a wakashugata.
1769: he became wakaonnagata in Ky˘to.
5th lunar month of 1769: Sango played in Ky˘to at the Minamigawa no Shibai the role of Ohan in the drama "Katsuragawa Chishio no Marutabashi" (a play belonging to the same sekai as the future "Katsuragawa Renri no Shigarami"); the role of Ohan's lover Ch˘emon was played by Onoe Kikugor˘ I!
11th lunar month of 1769: he switched back to wakashugata roles and played in Ky˘to the role of Ushiwakamaru (disguised as a fan-selling girl) in the kaomise drama "Asahimaru Genji Kagami", which was produced by Onoe Kumesuke, welcomed in the Imperial City the actor Sawamura S˘jűr˘ II and his son Sawamura Tanosuke I and celebrated the shűmei of Nakamura Shingor˘ II.
11th lunar month of 1771: Sango played in Ky˘to at the Kitagawa no Shibai the role of Koch˘ (in a dance) in the kaomise drama "Miyako Yoshino Mikado no Takadono", which was produced by Mimasu Tokujir˘ I, welcomed in Ky˘to the Edo actor Sakata Hangor˘ II and celebrated the shűmei of Sawamura S˘jűr˘ III, Anegawa Minato II and Yamatoyama Rinzaemon II.
11th lunar month of 1774: Sango became zamoto in Ky˘to and produced the kaomise program "Akanesasu Kogane no Maruyama"; his main stage partners were Onoe Kikugor˘ I, Onoe Matsusuke I, Sawamura S˘jűr˘ III and Arashi Hinasuke I.
11th lunar month of 1775: Sango produced in Ky˘to the kaomise drama "Kono Hana Sakae Hachinoki", which celebrated the shűmei of Arashi Koroku II, Somematsu Shichisabur˘ II, Matsuyama Kogenji and Nakamura Sh˘gor˘; others actors were Onoe Kikugor˘ I, Nakamura Jűz˘ II, Onoe Shinshichi I, Onoe Matsusuke I, Arashi T˘jűr˘, Arashi Shichigor˘ II, Asao Toyoz˘ I, Sakata Raiz˘, Asao Kunigor˘ I and Arashi Shigenoi.
Fall 1777: Sango went to ďsaka for the first time.
11th lunar month of 1777: Sango performed at the Kado no Shibai in the kaomise drama "ďiri Kabuki no Tsuitachi", which was produced by Ogawa Kichitar˘ I and and celebrated the shűmei of Shibazaki Rinzaemon II; others main actors were Onoe Kikugor˘ I, Onoe Shinshichi I, Kiriyama Monji II, Hanagiri Toyomatsu III, Yamanaka Heijűr˘ III, Arashi Matsujir˘ I, Fujikawa Ryűz˘ and Nakamura Tamagashiwa.
11th lunar month of 1778: Sango performed at the Kado no Shibai in the kaomise drama "Genpei Tatoezukushi", which was produced by Ogawa Kichitar˘ I and welcomed back in ďsaka the star Nakamura Tomijűr˘ I.
11th lunar month of 1779: Sango performed at the Kado no Shibai in the kaomise drama "Senshű Banzei Chibako no Tamamono", which was produced by Yoshizawa Iroha I and celebrated the shűmei of Nakamura Noshio II and Yamamura Giemon II.
11th lunar month of 1780: Sango became zamoto in ďsaka and produced the kaomise drama "M˘ M˘ Yokaro Ushi no Tamamono", which is produced by Fujikawa Sango and welcomes back in ďsaka the actor Yamashita Kinsaku II after 11 seasons spent in Edo.
12th lunar month of 1781: premiere in ďsaka at the Kado no Shibai of Nagawa Kamesuke I's drama "Tengajaya-mura"; Sango produced it and played the role of Somenoi [casting]. A similar play was staged a few days later under a different title, "Renga Chaya Homare no Bundai", at the Naka no Shibai [casting]. The competition for the best performance and the best line-up was open between the 2 theaters.
12th lunar month of 1782: premiere in ďsaka at the Kado no Shibai of Namiki Gohŕ's drama "Keisei Kogane no Shachihoko"; Sango played the roles of Ishidani Kachizaemon's ny˘b˘ Ofuji and the keisei Irisawa [more details].
Fall 1784: Sango went to Edo.
Fujikawa Sango was a popular Kamigata onnagata actor, who was active from the middle of the 1760s to the middle of the 1780s. He was said to be equally at home in sewamono and jidaimono dramas. He was also said to look and speak like a woman.
 The 28th day of the 3rd lunar month of the 4th year of the An'ei era was the 27th of April 1775 in the western calendar.
Fujikawa Sango in an illustration from the book "Santo Yakusha Omokage Zukushi", which was published in ďsaka by Yamatoya Kaemon in 1784
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