|Iwai Hanshir˘ I
The founder of the line Iwai Hanshir˘ I held this name from 1685 to the 4th lunar month of 1699.
Iwai Hanshir˘ I in 1686
|Iwai Hanshir˘ II
Iwai Hanshir˘ II | Iwai Kamematsu I
Eldest son of Iwai Hanshir˘ I, he started his career as an actor in the 11th lunar month of 1696, performing under the name of Iwai Kamematsu I in either wakashugata or wakaonnagata roles. His father died in the 3rd lunar month of 1699 and he had to replace him as a zamoto, producing in ďsaka Tsuuchi Jihŕ I's drama "Keisei Hachij˘ Shima". In the 4th lunar month of 1699 he took the name of Iwai Hanshir˘ II . He produced in ďsaka the drama "Aioi no Ume" in Spring 1710 and most likely died the same year.
|Iwai Hanshir˘ III
The actor Iwai Hanshir˘ III held this name from the 11th lunar month of 1715 to the 11th lunar month of 1759.
Iwai Hanshir˘ III (left) and Yamatoyama Sensuke I (right) playing the roles of Kakuyama Saky˘nosuke and Omasu in the kaomise drama "Shikishima Wak˘ no Tsuzumi", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1732 at the Naka no Shibai
|Iwai Hanshir˘ 3.4
|Iwai Hanshir˘ IV
The actor Iwai Hanshir˘ IV held this name from the 11th lunar month of 1765 to the 3rd lunar month of 1800.
|Iwai Hanshir˘ V
Iwai Hanshir˘ V in a print made by Utagawa Toyokuni I (1806~1810)
|Iwai Hanshir˘ VI
|The actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VI held this name from the 11th lunar month of 1832 to the 4th lunar month of 1836.
|Iwai Hanshir˘ VII
The actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VII held this name from the 3rd lunar month of 1844 to the 4th lunar month of 1845.
|Iwai Hanshir˘ VIII
|The actor Iwai Hanshir˘ VIII held this name from the 2nd lunar month of 1872 to February 1882.
|Iwai Hanshir˘ IX
|Iwai Hanshir˘ X
The actor Iwai Hanshir˘ X held this name from October 1951 to December 2011.
|Iwai Hanshir˘ XI
Iwai Hanshir˘ XI | Iwai Yumi
Born the 3rd of May 1951 in T˘ky˘. Eldest daughter of Iwai Hanshir˘ X, she was also adopted in 1964  in the family of late Iwai Hanshir˘ IX. She became the s˘ke of the Iwai School of Buy˘ in 1981. She was not only a dance master but she also worked as an actress, either for the movies or the TV dramas. She took the name of Iwai Hanshir˘ XI the 28th of November 2021 at the National Theatre.
Iwai Hanshir˘ XI
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