Kawaji Tatsumi



Picture Credit: Jewels and Robber (1952)

Standard Profile Information

Name: Kawaji Tatsumi
Kanji: 川路 立美
Current Troupe:
Role: Otokoyaku
Status: Retired Star

Nickname: Rita-chan
Real Name: Kawaguchi Yaeko (川口八重子) (not confirmed)
Height: 161 cm
Birthday: Oct. 3rd
Blood Type:
Hometown: Aichi Prefecture
Favorite Food: sweet things, cocoa
Favorite Flower: garbella
Favorite Colors:
Hobbies: mountain climbing
Special Talent:
Origin of Stage Name: From her real name and her mother's name.
Favorite Role:
Would Like to Try Playing: a boy role, Fabian from Manon Lescaut

Class: 1946 (32nd Class, Group B)
Debut: (1945) Pinocchio (Kitano Theater)
Troupe History:
1946 - 1958 Snow Troupe (?)
1950 - YEAR Moon Troupe
1946 - 1950 Snow Troupe


1958: Flower Feast
1954: Elegy of Autumn / Broadway Cinderella, Poggy
1954: Annie Laurie / Spring Dance 1954 (Imperial Theater), Dr. Shylock
1953: The Chronicle of Momotarou (Nagoya), Kodama
1952: Occidental Secret Medicine / Jewels and Robber / White Christmas, Doctor Van Pulse / Absin
1952: Turandot, Nikoro
1951: Yu the Beautiful, Qian Lin
1951: Yakko Doujouji / Arabian Night (Nagoya), Monk / Vizier
1950: Hanago / The Lion Dance / The Tales of Hoffmann (Nagoya), Hermann / Hoffmann's Reflection
1947: Puppet Ship / The Tale of Ali Baba, retainer
1946: The Rose of Granada / Takarazuka Folies / Autumn-Leaf Viewing (Flower - Nagoya)
1946: The Rose of Granada / Summer Dances (Flower)

Shinjin Kouen Roles

YEAR: Name of Performance, Name of Role

Concerts, Dinner Shows, and Special Performances

YEAR: Name of Show


  • Appeared in the Toho film Onna Kazoku (A Family of Women) in 1961.

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