Ryuu Etsuyo



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Picture Credit: Zephy, Nova Bossa Nova program / Otome 1969

Standard Profile Information

Name: Ryuu Etsuyo (formerly Takagi Etsu)
Kanji: 龍 悦代 (formerly 高樹 悦)
Current Troupe: n/a
Role: Otokoyaku
Status: Retired

Nickname: Yoshie-chan, Ecchan
Height: 166 cm
Birthday: November 18
Blood Type:
Hometown: Kobe, Hyogo
Favorite Food: pudding, fruit
Favorite Flower: roses
Favorite Colors: blue, white
Special Talent:
Origin of Stage Name: someone whom she respected gave it to her
Favorite Role: man from The Girls Inside the Dream
Would Like to Try Playing: a role where she can dance from her heart

Debut: 1966 The Four Seasons of Japan
Troupe History:
1966 - 1976 Star Troupe


1976: The Rose of Versailles III, Drouais
1975-76: The Takarazuka: Fantasy Takarazuka / Beat on Takarazuka (European Tour)
1975: Fairies in the Attic / My High Swing
1974-75: Brigadoon
1974: Purely, Righteously, Beautifully / Yu the Beautiful
1973: Ephemeral Flowers / La La Fantastique
1971: For as Long as I Live / Nova Bossa Nova, Tetsuzou / Pierrot
1969: Anju and Zushiou / Takarazuka '69
1969: Evening Flute of Shiiba / C'est la Vie
1969: 7 -Seven- / Tanuki Goten
1969: Silk Road
1968: Princess Sen / 7 -Seven-
1967: Farewell, My Youth / One World

Shinjin Kouen Roles

1969: Anju and Zushiou

Concerts, Dinner Shows, and Special Performances

YEAR: Name of Show


  • Is a professor of theater arts for the Osaka University of the Arts
  • Runs Ryuu Etsuyo Global World Art, a dance studio and Takarazuka preparatory school located in Takarazuka City.
  • Her daughter is Mebae Haruka (84th class).

Created by Zephy. Last Modification: Wednesday 14 of August, 2019 19:11:24 PDT by caithion.