Asaji Shinobu



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Picture Credit: Caithion / 80th Anniversary Book / 1951 Otome

Standard Profile Information

Name: Asaji Shinobu
Kanji: 浅茅 しのぶ
Current Troupe:
Role: Musumeyaku
Status: Retired Star

Nickname: Kima
Height: 158 cm
Birthday: Nov. 14, 1925
Blood Type:
Hometown: Osaka
Favorite Food: sweets, candy
Favorite Flower: sunflowers
Favorite Colors: black
Hobbies: going to the movies
Special Talent:
Origin of Stage Name: From the Hyakunin Isshu: "Asajifu no ono no shinohara shinoburedo...."
Favorite Role: Juliette
Would Like to Try Playing: A vamp

Class: 1938 (28th Class, Group A)
Debut: (1940) A Poetry Anthology of the World
Troupe History:
1952 - 1954 Senka (Theater)
YEAR - 1951 Star Troupe
YEAR - YEAR Flower Troupe
YEAR - YEAR Flower Troupe (Dance)
1940 - YEAR Flower Troupe (Vocal)


1953: The Land of Roses, Valette
1952: Turandot, Princess Adelma
1951: Yu the Beautiful (Moon), Lu Zhi
1951: Yu the Beautiful (Star)
1950: Love is Strictly Forbidden / Yama Rosa, Rosita
1950: Montecarlo Wedding / Romeo and Juliet (Nagoya), Lady Henriette / Juliet
1950: Montecarlo Wedding / Liliom
1950: Lelio, The Liar / Romeo and Juliet, Juliet
1948: Book of Night Cranes / Blue Heaven, Grace
1948: The Sword Thief / In Your Heart Again, Charlotte
1947: Manon Lescaut / Spring Dance: Flowers of the World, Sancha
1946: The Rose of Granada / Takarazuka Folies / Autumn-Leaf Viewing (Nagoya)
1946: The Rose of Granada / Summer Dances

Shinjin Kouen Roles

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Concerts, Dinner Shows, and Special Performances

YEAR: Name of Show


  • She began appearing in movies in 1951, while still a member of the Revue.