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July 15 ,2022

The performances for the name succession of Ichikawa Danjūrō XIII, Hakuen and Ichikawa Shinnosuke VIII have been announced.

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After 2 years of postponement due to the coronavirus counter measures, it has been announced that the performances for the name succession of Ichikawa Danjūrō XIII, Hakuen, and Ichikawa Shinnosuke VIII will take place at the Kabukiza Theatre this coming November and December.

Ichikawa Ebizō and Horikoshi Kangen attended a press conference held at the Kabukiza Theatre and the plays to be performed to commemorate their name succession in the November and December programs were announced as below. In addition, it was announced that performances for their name succession will also be held at the Minamiza Theatre in December, 2023, and at the Osaka Shochikuza Theatre in October, 2024 and so on. Please look forward to these productions!





November, 2022 program at the Kabukiza Theatre

Matinee
From the Eighteen Favorite Kabuki Plays of the Ichikawa Danjūrō Family
UIRŌ URI [The Medicine Peddler]
Uirō peddler, in reality, Soga no Gorō / Ichikawa Shinnosuke VIII

From the Eighteen Favorite Kabuki Plays of the Ichikawa Danjūrō Family
KANJINCHŌ [The Subscription Scroll]
Musashibō Benkei / Ichikawa Danjūrō XIII, Hakuen

Evening Show
Shūmei Hirō KŌJŌ [Stage Announcement Commemorating the Name Succession]
Ichikawa Danjūrō XIII, Hakuen
Ichikawa Shinnosuke VIII

SUKEROKU YUKARI NO EDO ZAKURA [Sukeroku in the Pleasure Quarters]
Hanakawado no Sukeroku, in reality, Soga no Gorō / Ichikawa Danjūrō XIII, Hakuen
Fukuyama Katsugi / Ichikawa Shinnosuke VIII

*Other performances will be announced as soon as decided


December, 2022 program at the Kabukiza Theatre

Matinee
From the Eighteen Favorite Kabuki Plays of the Ichikawa Danjūrō Family
OSHIMODOSHI[Pushing Back] part of the dance Dōjōji [The Maiden at Dōjōji Temple]
Ōdate Samagorō / Ichikawa Danjūrō XIII, Hakuen

From the Eighteen Favorite Kabuki Plays of the Ichikawa Danjūrō Family
KENUKI [Whisker Tweezers]
Kumedera Danjō / Ichikawa Shinnosuke VIII

Evening Show
Shūmei Hirō KŌJŌ [Stage Announcement Commemorating the Name Succession]
Ichikawa Danjūrō XIII, Hakuen
Ichikawa Shinnosuke VIII

SUKEROKU YUKARI NO EDO ZAKURA [Sukeroku in the Pleasure Quarters]
Hanakawado no Sukeroku, in reality, Soga no Gorō / Ichikawa Danjūrō XIII, Hakuen

*Other performances will be announced as soon as decided


December, 2023 program at the Minamiza Theatre

To be announced…



October, 2024 program at the Osaka Shochikuza Theatre

To be announced…