In this English-language Takarazuka Revue Fan Podcast, a group of fans from around the globe discusses both the Revue and its unique fandom. This includes news, reviews and discussion of performances and Revue members, and much more!
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Join Jenn, Julie, Kate, and Kitty as they translate and talk about some of the “Messages from the Stars” that the Takarazuka Revue has been posting lately: YouTube Playlist. (Please excuse a somewhat “noisy” recording. As always,
Thanks to many requests here in the blog, on Tumblr, and on Twitter, we have some quiz games headed your way. First up: Play along with Lella, Kitty, Jenn, and Julie and test your esoteric Takarazuka revue show theme song knowledge! Don’t cheat, bu
Join Heidi and Lella as they talk about a favorite small-theater show and give it some tough love. (Warning: Plot spoilers) Have you seen The Robbers? What did you think of it? Things Mentioned in This Show: Die Räuber (TakaWiki) Emao Yuu (TakaWiki) Inst
Join Kate and Jen as they talk about the many definitions of a “Golden Combi”, and some of their favorite otokoyaku and musumeyaku pairs. We won’t give them away ahead of time. See if you can guess from the sound clips! ???? Please drop us
Join Becca, Julie, and Jen as we talk about the movie “Casablanca”, the Takarazuka musical “Casablanca”, the controversies, stories about the show, the shinko, H1N1, engagements, and lots of other things I’m no doubt forgett
Julie and Jen chat about all the recent show and actress news, speculate, and ramble a bit. Join us for a lighthearted break in the World of Dreams! Please join in in the comments below! We’d love to know what you are all thinking as well. Links to
Just a quick check-in on how the Coronavirus COVID-19 is affecting the Takarazuka Revue, officially and unofficially, and a quick comparison to the 2009 H1N1 pandemic in Japan. If you have more news to share, please do in the comments below!
Happy New Year! (The year of the Rat is almost here!) In this episode, Heidi, Jen, and Lella talk about Mirio’s career in Takarazuka. Please share your memories and thoughts in the comments! Links: KEN-ON ( 研音 ) talent agency website (Japanese only
Carly, Jenn & Julie talk about Kurenai Yuzuru and Kisaki Airi’s Takarazuka careers, leading up to their retirement on 10/13/19. LINKS: Ranno Hana’s Twitter & InstagramGOD OF STARS Script (Translation by hoshigomi)Kurenai YuzuruKisaki