Yodo Kaoru


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Picture Credit: Zephy, Graph October 1964 / Caithion, 1951 Otome

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Name: Yodo Kaoru
Kanji: 淀 かほる (formerly 淀 かをる)
Current Troupe: N/A
Role: Otokoyaku and Musumeyaku
Status: Retired; passed away in 1993

Nickname: Esuko, Nobu-san
Real Name: Kanenobu (Tsuki?)ko (金延(月?)子)
Height: 160 cm
Birthday: January 2, 1930
Blood Type:
Hometown: Osaka
Favorite Food: apples, chocolate
Favorite Flower: Marguerite, white rose, fresia
Favorite Colors: blue
Special Talent:
Origin of Stage Name: Yodo is from the Yodo River
Favorite Role:
Would Like to Try Playing:

Debut: 1947 (34th Class) Spring Dance: Flowers of the World
Troupe History:
1963 - 1966 Senka (Acting)
1948 - 1963 Flower Troupe


1966: Indigo, White and Crimson / Ah, is it Him? (Ah, fors' è lui)
1966: The Melancholy Wife / Rainbow Takarazuka, Sarah
1965: The Flute Player and Buta-hime / An Angel is Watching, Yodogawa
1965: Celestial Flower Maiden of the Sea / Rainbow Takarazuka, Aya
1964: Yunta / Japanese Melody
1964: Houju / Revue of Revues
1964: Shangrila, Julia
1964: This is Takarazuka! (Shinjuku Koma Stadium)
1963: The Songs of White Angels / Cleopatra
1963: The Bells of the Tide / Near Deeply Foggy Elbe, Margaret Schlack
1963: Spring Evening Dream / Glorious Takarasiennes
1962: The Emperor and the Witch, Shou Wang
1962: Sorrowful Paris, Jerome
1962: Spring Feast / Les Girls
1961: Takarazuka Music of Many Flowers / Splendor of a Thousand Beats
1961: Schubert's Love / Full of Happiness
1961: A Tale of a Castle Tower / Les Saltimbanques, Pierre
1961: Spring Dance / Les Saltimbanques
1961: Spring Dance / Les Saltimbanques (Moon)
1961: Story of an Ephemeral World / Pony Lady
1960: The Fox and Rain and the Flower / Show Is On
1960: A Tale of a Castle Tower / Show Is On
1960: Awa Odori / Beneath the Sky of Tokyo
1960: Beneath the Sky of Tokyo / Chanson du Paris, Nobuko
1960: Folding Fan / Burning Glacier (Snow), Maria
1960: Children's Song Diary / Burning Glacier, Maria
1959: The Cat, the Young Priest, and the Doll / Let Me Die In Your Arms, Joe
1959: Ashikari / Love, Mario
1959: Homeless Angel / Invitation to the Alps, Katharina
1959: Chanson d’Amour/Yodogimi, Hideyori Toyotomi
1959: Kappa of Love / The Lady of the Camellias
1958: Tanuki Goten, Fujimaro
1958: Empress Koumyou / Three Waltzes (Star), Elaine
1958: An Age of Dance / Three Waltzes, Fannie
1958: Broadway Cinderella / Children Among the Flowers (Moon), Cindy / Rabbit Postman
1957: An Improvisatore / Mon Paris (Snow), Antonio
1957: The Red and the Black
1957: Takarazuka Odori Emaki / Merry Widow, Sonia
1956: Benkei in a Boat / The Woman Who Will Never Return
1956: Daughter of the Regiment / Spring Dance (Beautiful Japan)
1955: Beauty and the Beast / When You Sing to the Rainbow (Moon)
1955: Kismet, Bolero Singer
1955: Sleeping Beauty / Spring Dance (Rainbow Takarazuka)
1954: What Is Your Name? (A Tale of Love in Warsaw) (Star)
1954: Love Parade (Star), Princess Helena
1954: The Boy Who Played the Flute / Golden River
1954: The Ugly Duckling / Shirai Gonpachi / Hymn of the God of Spring
1954: Momotaro (Imperial Theater), Momotarou
1953: The Tale of the Peach Boy
1953: Spring Dance (Flowery Takarazuka)
1952: Le Chevalier de Paris / Kaguya-Hime, Pierre
1952: The Tale of Genji / Broadway, small servant child
1951: Jeanine / Kappa Festival (Nagoya), Freddie / The King
1950: Young Heidelberg / Swing Rhapsody (Nagoya)

Concerts / Dinner Shows

YEAR: Name of Show


  • In 1955, she appeared in two Takarazuka movies for Toho: "Girl's School" (Onna no Gakkou) and "Madame Butterfly" (Chouchoufujin).
  • Passed away in 1993.

Created by jenebi. Last Modification: Thursday 11 of March, 2021 11:57:00 GMT-0000 by caithion.