Arima Ineko



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Picture Credit: Caithion / The Takarazuka -85th Anniversary Video / 1951 Otome

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Name: Arima Ineko
Kanji: 有馬 稲子
Current Troupe:
Role: Musumeyaku
Status: Retired Star

Nickname: Neko-chan, Micchan
Real Name: 中西盛子 (Nakanishi Mitsuko)
Height: 156 cm
Birthday: April 3rd, 1932
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Osaka
Favorite Food: sushi, cocoa, chocolate
Favorite Flower: white roses, white lilies, carnations
Favorite Colors: dark violet, dark purple, white
Hobbies: read, go to movies, go to shows
Special Talent:
Origin of Stage Name: a poem from the Hyakunin Isshu, written by Daini no Sanmi
Favorite Role:
Would Like to Try Playing:

Debut: 1949 (36th Class) Southern Grief
Troupe History:
1949 - 1953 Flower Troupe


1952: Le Chevalier de Paris / Kaguya-Hime, Florence
1952: The Tale of Anchin and Kiyo-hime / Chanson du Paris
1952: The Tale of Genji / Broadway, Aoi no Ue / Barbara
1951: Yu the Beautiful (Flower), Tao Niang
1950: Young Heidelberg / Swing Rhapsody (Nagoya), Lottie (musumeyaku lead)
1950: Kiss of the Spring Wind / Spring Dance (Spring/Star)
1950: Suou Otoshi / Arabian Night
1950: Mon Ami / Spring Dance
1949: Carmen

Shinjin Kouen Roles

YEAR: Name of Performance, Name of Role

Concerts / Dinner Shows

1997: Adieu Tokyo Takarazuka Theater


  • She married actor and singer Yorozuya Kinnosuke, who passed away in 1997.
  • Since 1951, she has had a long movie career.
  • Her aunt is Arima Ineko (1916)
  • The poem she took her name from goes as 'Like mount Arima faces winds from the Ina bamboo plains, I will be steadfast and will never forget you'

Created by caithion. Last Modification: Monday 31 of August, 2020 23:09:31 GMT-0000 by caithion.