Picture Credit: coeuraubonheur | Kageki Nov. 2018 / Zaraphena | The Microcosmic War of Dejima Photo
Standard Profile Information
Name: Akatsuki Chisei
Kanji: 暁 千星
Current Troupe: Star
Nickname: Arinko, Ari
Height: 172 cm
Birthday: September 14th
Blood Type: A
Favorite Food: meat, sweet potatoes, chestnuts, squash
Favorite Flower: rose
Favorite Colors: black, white, green
Hobbies: eating good food, drawing, reading
Collections: purses, accessories, Morning Musume stuff
Special Talent: volleyball
Origin of Stage Name: thought of it with her family; she wanted to put the meaning "shine among countless stars (chisei) like the sun at dawn (akatsuki)" in her stage name. Also, akatsuki is from Fukuyama Akatsuki-no-Hoshi Girls School which she graduated from.
Would Like to Try Playing: would like to take on various roles
Debut: 2012 (98th Class) Brilliant Days
2022 - Current Star Troupe
2013 - 2022 Moon Troupe
2023: The Red and the Black (Drama City / Nippon Seinenkan), Geronimo
2022-23: Dimitri / Jaguar Beat, Avag Zakarian
2022: The Count of Monte Cristo / Gran Cantante!! (National Tour), Giovanni Bertuccio
2022: The Wind of Buenos Aires (Seinenkan / Drama City), Nicolas (lead role)
2022: Color Me True / Full Swing!, Orochimaru
2021: The Kawagiri Bridge / Dream Chaser (Hakataza), Seikichi
2021: Ouranki / Dream Chaser, Emperor Go-Murakami
2021: Love at Dal Lake (TBS Akasaka ACT / Umeda Arts), Peper (Tokyo only)
2020-21: Welcome to Takarazuka / A Farce in Pigalle, Leo
2020: The Microcosmic War of Dejima (Drama City / Toshima Arts), Rinzō
2019: I Am From Austria, Pablo Garcia
2019: On the Town (Umeda Arts Theater), Chip
2019: Unmatched in Dreams and Reality / Krung Thep -City of Angels-, Yoshioka Seijurō
2019: On the Town (Tokyo Int'l Forum), Chip
2018: Elisabeth, Rudolph (Cast A) / Elemer Batthyány (Cast B)
2018: The Last Party ~S. Fitzgerald's Last Day~ (Nippon Seinenkan / Drama City), Ernest Hemingway
2018: Company / Baddy, Haseyama Souta
2017: Arkadia (Bow Hall), Minette (lead role)
2017: All for One, Porthos
2017: Shigure Hill Road in Nagasaki / Carousel Rondo (Hakataza), Rasha
2017: Grand Hotel / Carousel Rondo, Raffaela Ottanio, Erik (shared roles)
2016: Falstaff (Bow Hall), Romeo
2016: Nobunaga / Forever Love!!, Sawaki Yoshiyuki
2016: Passion -Jose and Carmen- / Apasionado!! III (National Tour), Escamilio
2015-16: Manon / Golden Jazz, Tuan
2015: A-En (Bow Hall), Ariel Starlet (double lead with Asami Jun)
2015: 1789: The Lovers of Bastille, Hans Axel von Fersen
2015: Gone With the Wind (Chunichi)
2014: Puck / Crystal Takarazuka
2014: The Kingdom (Nippon Seinenkan / Drama City), Alexei
2014: Takarazuka Dance / Guide to the Future / Takarazuka Flower Poems 100!!
2014: Gone with the Wind (Umeda Arts)
2013: The Merry Widow (Drama City / Nippon Seinenkan), Njegus
2013: Arsène Lupin / Fantastic Energy!
2013: Me and My Girl
2012: JIN / Gold Spark! (Snow), Fate's Dancing Dreamer
2012: Brilliant Days / Climax (Cosmos), Follies Girl / Dreamer Rockette
Shinjin Kouen Roles
2018: Elisabeth, Der Tod (HY: Tamaki Ryou) (lead role)
2018: Company, Wakisaka Eiichi (HY: Kouzuki Ruu)
2017: All for One, Cardinal Mazarin (HY: Itsuki Chihiro)
2017: Grand Hotel, Doorman
2016: Nobunaga, Oda Nobunaga (HY: Ryuu Masaki) (lead role)
2015-16: Manon, Fan Tui Koun (HY: Tamaki Ryou)
2015: 1789: The Lovers of Bastille, Ronan Mazurier (HY: Ryuu Masaki) (lead role)
2014: Puck, Bobby (HY: Tamaki Ryou)
2014: Guide to the Future / Takarazuka Flower Poems 100!!, Jake (HY: Ryuu Masaki) (lead role), Flower Gentleman A / Black Prince / Orchid Man A / Rose Singer (HY: Tamaki Ryou / Houzuki An)
2013: Arsène Lupin, Justin Ganimard (police inspector after Lupin) (HY: Seijou Kaito)
Concerts, Dinner Shows, and Special Performances
2022: 56th Takarazuka Buyoukai
2021: From Sakura (Misono Sakura Music Salon)
2018: Takarazuka Special 2018 - Say! Hey! Show Up!!
2017: Takarazuka Special 2017 - Je t'aime Revue -90th Anniversary of Mon Paris-
2017: 54th Takarazuka Buyoukai
2016: Takarazuka Special 2016 ~Music Succession to Next~
2016: Bow Singing Workshop -Moon-
2015: Takarazuka Special 2015 - New Century, Next Dream
- Part of "Group A" of the 98th class, which performed with Cosmos and Snow Troupes before receiving official troupe assignments in February 2013.
- Graduated at the top of the 98th class.
- Studied ballet from the age of 5. She wanted to become a ballet dancer but had to quit due to her height. Her friend then advised her to try out for Takarazuka.
- Her father is former pro baseball player Yamauchi Kazuhiro.
- Was Hankyu & Hanshin Railways' hatsumoude poster model for 2013.
- Featured in New Generation IV.
- First production she watched was Flower Troupe's National Tour production, Sorrowful Córdoba / Red Hot Sea II.
- Her best friend is Umino Mitsuki.
- Her favorite Takarazuka actresses are Yuzuki Reon and Serika Toa.