Ami On was a noh actor. He was the most distinguished noh player under Shogun Yoshimochi, Yoshikatsu and Yoshimasa Ashikaga. He was the third head of the Kanze school of noh, which is still popular today.
Ami On was born in Japan.
Ami On appeared at the three-day performance of sarugaku (comic noh) which was witnessed by a record: audience.
Although some noh plays including Zuinoki and Jikkansho are attributed to him, they may have been written by some persons of a later generation. There is no play which has been ascertained as his work.