Takarazuka Revue Fan Podcast

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!

https://caithion.net/takarazukapodcast/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h4m. Bisher sind 80 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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Episode 33: West Side Story


Join Carly, Heidi, and Lella for a recap of recent news and an in-depth report of Cosmos Troupe’s recent production of West Side Story in Tokyo. LINKS: West Side Story: Tokyo International Forum cast Takarazuka Journal review of West Side Story (Ja


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 2018-02-11  2h2m
 
 

Episode 32: Musumeyaku


Join Jen and Julie for some top star musumeyaku love. Present and past star love, with a bit of talk about musumeyaku fandom. (This was recorded the weekend just before Chapi’s retirement was announced, which is why we don’t mention it at all


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 2018-01-30  1h25m
 
 

Special #10: World of Dreams


A round table episode with a bunch of the fans who came to see World of Dreams in Seattle, recorded live at the after party. Along with Carly, Jen, and Heidi, a special appearance of Erin’s voice! Also many thanks to Al, Amelia, Connie, Gen, Karin,


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 2017-12-18  30m
 
 

Special #9: Quiz Game!


Come join Carly, Heidi, and Jen and pit yourself against some crazy Takarazuka song trivia! Can you name the singer, year, show and (toughest of all) song title? All are from Grand Theater shows from 2000-2017, sung by the top star. Don’t be shy, l


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 2017-11-12  48m
 
 

Episode 31: Asaka Manato


Join Julie, Kitty, Heidi, and Carly for a love-filled tribute to retiring Cosmos Troupe top star Asaka Manato! WARNING: contains Land of the Gods/Classical Bijoux spoilers. LINKS: Kitty’s translations Rose scene – Dream Kingdom Asaka Manato/Misaki


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 2017-11-10  1h43m
 
 

Episode 30: Visiting Japan and Buying Tickets


This week Heidi, Lella, and Carly talk in-depth about traveling to Japan to see Takarazuka and the various ways you can procure tickets, both official and secondhand. Helpful links: Transportation: airfarewatchdog.com Hopper japan-rail-pass.com willerexp


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 2017-10-16  1h59m
 
 

Episode 29: Nihonmono


Join Carly, Julie, and Jen as they tackle that most exotic of Takarazuka musical genres: the nihonmono. A bit of a rambling summary of Japanese history, a bit about favorite motifs, what’s to love about nihonmono, and a loooong bit about some of ou


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 2017-09-13  1h48m
 
 

Special #8: Takarazuka OG Performance in Seattle + Interview [vid podcast]


We have a VERY special video episode for you! This December, four Takarazuka OGs—Mariho Erina, Ayaka Rei, Shiho Nanami, and Tama Mayura—will be performing World of Dreams, a lecture and concert introducing American audiences to the world of Takarazuka, a


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 2017-09-04  32m
 
 

Episode 28: Cosmos Troupe (宙組)


Becca, Carly, Jen, and Soragumi expert Julie (in her first recorded episode!) talk about the history of Cosmos troupe! Correction: Julie mentioned that Aran Kei only guest starred in Soragumi during Phantom, but she also appeared in Lightning in the Dayt


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 2017-08-16  1h59m
 
 

Special #7: TakaWiki


Carly, Jen, and Julie talk TakaWiki: Where it came from, why we love it, why English-language fandom is awesome, and why you should not be scared to contribute! Fandom meta splurge❤ (Julie is a new member of the podcast. Check out up-coming ep #28 for he


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 2017-08-12  44m