Poetry name: Kanga
Existence: 1740 ~ 17th day of the 8nd lunar month of 1796 
Disciple: Takarada H˘rai
1740: born in Edo. His real name was Suzuki Wahachir˘. Later, he was called Kinnosuke.
1782: disciple of Masuyama Kinpachi I, his first pen name was Geki Shinsen I.
1784: he became disciple of Nakamura Jűsuke II and took the name of Takarada Jurai.
11th lunar month of 1784: Jurai worked for the tatesakusha Segawa Jok˘ I at the Kiriza on the kaomise drama "Jűni Hitoe Komachi Zakura". Premiere of the Nagauta-based dance-drama "Ky˘ran Kumoi no Sode" . Premiere of the dance-drama "Tsumoru Koi Yuki no seki no To" [casting].
3rd lunar month of 1785: Jurai worked in the same theater on the drama "Edo Jitate Danshich-jima", whose plot and characters belonged to the "Natsu Matsuri Naniwa Kagami" world.
7th lunar month of 1785: Jurai worked in the same theater on the drama "Chiyo no Hajime Ondo no Sedo".
8th lunar month of 1786: Jurai worked in the same theater on the drama "Mitsugimono Shinoda no Dekiaki". No record afterwards.
17th day of the 8nd lunar month of 1796 : Jurai died in Edo.
 The 17th day of the 8nd lunar month of the 8th year of the Kansei era was the 18th of September 1796 in the western calendar.
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