OGINO YAEGIRI
   
FOUR GENERATIONS
Ogino Yaegiri I
 

The actor Ogino Yaegiri I held this name from the H˘ei era to 1736 (?).

The actor Ogino Yaegiri I playing the role of Miyako no Niki in Sawamura Bunji's kaomise drama "Asahi no Ichikura Eig˘ Seki", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1731 in Ky˘to at Hayagumo Ch˘dayű's theater

Ogino Yaegiri II
 

The actor Ogino Yaegiri II held this name from 1751 to the 6th lunar month of 1763.

The actors Ogino Yaegiri II (left) and Sakata Hangor˘ II (right) playing the roles of Oni˘'s wife Tsukisayo and Oni˘ Shinzaemon in the new year drama "Soga Biiki Nihon Zakura", which was staged in the 2nd lunar month of 1762 at the Nakamuraza

Ogino Yaegiri III
 

The actor Sawamura Kunitar˘ II held the name of Ogino Yaegiri III from 1807 to the beginning of the 1810s.

The name of Ogino Yaegiri III in the 1808 hy˘banki (the zone within the red box)

Ogino Yaegiri IV
Ogino Yaegiri IV  In Japanese | Band˘ Kak˘  In Japanese | Takemura Kikumatsu  In Japanese
 

Dates of birth and death unknown. His first stage name was Takemura Kikumatsu. He became disciple of Band˘ Mitsugor˘ IV and received the name of Band˘ Kak˘ at an unknown time. He took the name of Ogino Yaegiri IV in January 1883 at the Hisamatsuza. This minor onnagata actor was active in T˘ky˘ koshibai up to Summer 1895. We don't know what happens to him afterwards for he disappeared from the records.

The actors Ichikawa Kuz˘ III (left) and Ogino Yaegiri IV (right) playing the roles of Musashib˘ Benkei and the okugata Hananoi in the drama "Gosho Zakura Horikawa no Youchi", which was staged in January 1883 at the Hisamatsuza

 
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