06/12/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Otosaki Itsuki of Star Troupe will switch to musumeyaku on August 7th (Official Site).
06/12/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to ill health, Kisaragi Ren will be absent from the entire Umeda Arts Theater run of Om Shanti Om (Official Site).
06/09/2017 MESSAGE FROM THE COMPANY "Because of road construction, the area in front of the Tokyo Theater currently has constricted traffic, which has narrowed the sidewalks. Therefor, we ask for your understanding in not taking photographs of the actresses entering and leaving the stage doors in the vicinity of the construction in order to not cause problems for pedestrians using the sidewalks. We appreciate your understanding."
06/06/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS A third Taiwan Tour has been announced, for Kurenai Yuzuru and 40 members of Star Troupe in OCtober and November of 2018 (TakaWiki & Official Site)
06/05/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS A "music performance" has been announced for Uzuki Hayate, and a dinner show has been announced for Miya Rurika in late November and late October (TakaWiki & Official Site 1 & Official Site 2).
06/02/2017 MESSAGE FROM THE COMPANY "It is presently not prohibited to take pictures of the actresses near the stage doors, for the purpose of personal keepsakes of our audience. We ask that you refrain from selling, distributing, or posting the aforementioned photographs on any websites. We would also appreciate your cooperation in not buying any photographs of this kind. We also strongly urge you when taking your personal photographs to please refrain from disruptive actions such as taking photos from the street, following the actresses, or blocking residents from passing by. If our theater staff observe the above-mentioned behaviors, they will speak with you." (Official Site)
06/01/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Kijou Mitsuru, Souya Tomoki, and Yukarino Koyuki have announced their retirement for October 8th, the final performance of ALL FOR ONE. Shizaki Reno retired without prior announcement on June 1st (Official Site).
05/27/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to injury, Ichinose Kouki will be absent from the following scenes of Santé!! for the entire Grand Theater run: 3E, 11A～C, 12～13 (Official Site).
05/09/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Amaji Sora announced out for the Tokyo run of Scarlet Pimpernel due to poor health until further notice. She will also be absent from the Tokyo shinjin kouen, and Sakishiro Kei will play Sergeant Pipeau (Official Site & TakaWiki).
05/09/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: 103rd class assigned to troupes, effective May 30th (Official Site).
05/08/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS: Todoroki Yuu's August dinner show has gotten a title: Yū, Sol y Sombra (Official Site & TakaWiki).
05/01/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS: Members of Asaka Manato's Dinner Show "Last Eyes!!" announced (official Site & TakaWiki).
05/01/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS: Preliminary 2018 Grand Theater / Tokyo Takarazuka Theater schedule out (Official Site & TakaWiki).
04/29/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Ruou Ria will return to performances of The Sun in the Last Days of the Shogunate on April 30th (Official Site).
04/27/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to ill-health, Ruou Ria will be absent from The Sun in the Last Days of the Shogunate until further notice.
04/20/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to ill-health, Ayakaze Sakina will be absent from The Sun in the Last Days of the Shogunate until further notice. Understudies will take over roles (Official Site & TakaWiki).
04/18/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Yuugiri Rai and Umesaki Ibu of Flower Troupe will be retiring on August 27th, the final performance of Wind Over Yamatoikoku / Santé!! (Official Site & TakaWiki).
04/16/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to injury, hatsubutaisei Emika Rena will appear in the hatsubutaisei greetings only, and will be absent for the kick-line and performance (Official Site).
04/09/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS: The shinjin kouen cast for The Sun in the Last Days of the Shogunate has been announced (official site).
04/04/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to injury, Matsukaze Akira is no longer scheduled to perform in the Cosmos Troupe Bow Hall Partial Time Travel (Official Site).
03/23/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS: The 54th Buyoukai has been announced for October 17th, 2017 (TakaWiki & Official Site).
03/18/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to injury, Matsukaze Akira will not appear in the Tokyo run of the revue show "Viva Festa!" She will, however, perform in the musical "Chateau de la Reine" (Official Site).
03/09/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: The next top star and top musumeyaku of Snow Troupe have been announced: Nozomi Fuuto & Maaya Kiho (Official Site).
03/07/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Asaka Manato, Top Star of Cosmos Troupe announced her retirement with The Land of the Gods / Classical Bijou. A press conference will be held tomorrow.
03/06/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: The 103rd classes stage name readings were announced along with their hatsubutai speech schedule.
03/06/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: In addition to the top combi Sagiri Seina and Sakihi Miyu of Snow troupe, Houshou Dai, Karyou Shizuru, Momohana Hina, Hoshino Anri and Aoi Miki will be retiring with The Sun in the Last Days of the Shogunate / Dramatic 'S'!.
03/03/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS: Lead roles announced for Moon Troupe's ALL FOR ONE
03/03/2017 PERFORMANCE NEWS: Cast lists for Cosmos Troupe Partial Time Travel, 2017 Paris Festival and A Motion.
03/02/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: The 103rd class graduated and entered the theatre. Their stage names have been announced but the official reading of their names have not.
03/01/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to injury, Kiyoka Ran will be out for the remainder of the Tokyo Theater run of Grand Hotel / Carousel Rondo (Official Site).
02/06/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Due to injury, Koko Sakura will be out for the remainder of the Grand Theater run of Chateau de la Reine / VIVA! FESTA! as well as the entire Tokyo Theater run (Official Site).
01/03/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Sorano Miyu, Mioka Anri, and Amano Kiyora have announced their retirement on June 11th, the final night of The Scarlet Pimpernel (Official Site).
01/03/2017 ACTRESS NEWS: Ayanami Keito has announced her retirement on Feb. 28th, the final night of One Night of Stars / Greatest HITS! (Official Site).
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