Nakamura Kumetar˘ I

The actor Nakamura Kumetar˘ I held this name from the beginning of the 1730s to the 7th lunar month of 1777.

Ogawa Kichitar˘ I (left) and Nakamura Kumetar˘ I (right) at the Minamigawa no Shibai
1st lunar month of 1767

Nakamura Kumetar˘ II

The actor Nakamura Kumetar˘ II held this name from the 11th lunar month of 1784 to the 7th lunar month of 1808.

Yoshizawa Iroha I (left) and Nakamura Kumetar˘ II (right) playing the roles of Sekijo and Takanoya in the drama "Yoshitsune Koshigoej˘", which was staged in the 11th lunar month of 1807 at the Kitagawa no Shibai

Nakamura Kumetar˘ III

Dates of birth and death unknown. This actor started his career in Kamigata in miyaji shibai, as a disciple of Matsushima Matsuemon, performing under the name of Matsushima Tsurumatsu. His master and he respectively took the names of Arashi Matsuemon and Arashi Jűjir˘ when they started to perform in 1806 in ďsaka in hama shibai. He took the name of Nakamura Kumetar˘ III in the 11th lunar month of 1811 in Ky˘to, playing at the Minamigawa no Shibai the roles of Wada no Hy˘e's spouse and Hayase in the drama "ďmi Genji Senjin Yakata". We don't know what happens to him from Summer 1812 for he disappeared from the records.

Haimy˘ Yag˘
Rich˘ Daikokuya
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