Midori Yachiyo


Image Midori Yachiyo 1953

Picture Credit: 1951 Otome | The Himeyuri Monument (1953)

Standard Profile Information

Name: Midori Yachiyo
Kanji: 緑 八千代
Current Troupe:
Role: Otokoyaku
Status: Retired

Nickname: Chon
Real Name: Yoshida Youko (吉田よー子)
Height: 159 cm
Birthday: May 8th
Blood Type:
Hometown: Tokyo
Favorite Food: sushi, cocoa, chocolate, Western food, rice crackers, fruit
Favorite Flower: red roses, carnations
Favorite Colors: browns, blue
Hobbies: reading, music
Special Talent:
Origin of Stage Name: From Fujiwara no Teika's poem: "Gazing up at / A cloudless green sky / Are you praying first / For a thousand years?" (曇りなき 緑の空を 仰ぎては 君が八千代を まず祈るかな)
Favorite Role: Moritz from When the Lilacs Bloom
Would Like to Try Playing: A dancing gentleman like Tommy from Rainbow Song

Debut: 1943 (30th Class) Children of the Sun
Troupe History:
YEAR - 1960 Flower Troupe
YEAR - YEAR Snow Troupe
1943 - YEAR Snow Troupe (Western Dance)


1960: The Fox and Rain and the Flower / Show Is On
1958: Broadway Cinderella / Children Among the Flowers (Moon), Donkey
1958: High School Kids / Tanuki Goten, Ladd Carson / Tsutauemon
1956: Snow and Roses / The Tower of Otena, Kozaemon
1955: First Hawaii Tour
1954: The Japan We Love / Hurrah for All Human Beings (Imperial Theater)
1953: Son of Madame Butterfly (Imperial Theater / Nagoya), O-Ume
1953: Paris Sings Night and Day / The Himeyuri Monument -Tragedy of Okinawan Girls- (Imperial Theater), Aragaki Gohei / Warrant Officer Yamazaki
1952: Javanese Dancer (Nagoya), Department Chief
1951: The Happy Prince / Ukare Jizo / Under the Southern Cross, Ted
1951: Four Fantasias / Elegy of a White Flower (Nagoya), Robert / Prime Minister
1947: Benkei in a Boat / When the Lilacs Bloom, Moritz
1946: Essence / Madame Butterfly (Nagoya), Chico

Shinjin Kouen Roles

YEAR: Name of Performance, Name of Role

Concerts, Dinner Shows, and Special Performances

YEAR: Name of Show


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