In Zuka land:
In the news: The JP cops have arrested an elderly woman and her son who were running a ticket scalping operation for Zuka tickets.
Press conference for Snow Troupe's 'Robespierre' feat. Frank Wildhorn's playing accompaniment with Nozomi Fuuto and Maaya Kiho singing
Star Troupe's 'Berlin, My Love' has opened at GT on Sept 29
Asaka Manato's GT Taidan took place on Sept 26. Kurenai Yuzuru was there to give her the farewell bouquet! Apparently 6000 people turned up for the Taidan! Onward to Tokyo!
Sky Stage is doing a feature of Miya Rurika and her ADORABLE cat, Luce
Saou Kurama has announced she's bowing out of Zuka. Her last performance will be on Feb 11 next year.
Merch update at QR: They're selling these decorative Washi tapes now, and also the cute 'line dance' and 'team dance' series Zuka stuffs
Bitte chocolates have released these special 'Versailles' themed packages with the characters on them.
In OG land:
Sagiri Seina and Sakihi Miyu went to see Yuzuki Reon in 'Billy Elliot' and had silly pics taken in the dressing room
And of course, speaking of Chigi X Miyu:
Sakihi is now on Instagram!
So far, she's recorded a greeting and has featured pics of her wonderful Hokkaido holiday
Sagiri took this lovely picture with her younger sister and nephew while they were holidaying in Hokkaido. It's uncanny how similar they look!
Sagiri did a Taidan special segment with WowWow TV with Housho Dai and Karyo Shizuru (which aired today on WowWow Live) they went rafting, camping and had a wonderful time! More photos from WowWow here:
And this AMAZING cow bench picture was also uploaded to Sagiri's insta
After the Taidan segment, WowWow also aired the commentary of 'La Esmeralda' where Sagiri and Sakihi set through a recording of their performance and commentated.
Yuzuki Reon drew her 'Billy Elliot' character 'Mrs Wilkinson' on the wrap party card. She's now heading to Osaka to do the show there.
Maya Miki has been working as an announcer/ interviewer on TV news but recently she's decided to go back to school and take her high school exams...and she passed! There's a TBS show about her journey
This is Maya's blog: https://ameblo.jp/maya-miki-blog/
Ouki Kaname has been busy: she celebrated her birthday with her team mates on her solo show
Her first CD album is releasing on Nov 22
She did a bit part in a period TV drama: Toto-chan https://twitter.com/maki_lowell_poi/status/913703226419011584
She will be in the 'Galaxy Express 999' stage show as 'Queen Emeraldas'
Aran Kei has an insta as well: https://www.instagram.com/toko_aran/
She went to Disney Sea with Matobu Sei and enjoyed the Halloween light up
Aran will be in 'Scarlet Pimpernel' as 'Marguerite' playing from Nov 13 to Nov 15 in Osaka, Nov 20 to Dec 5 in Tokyo
Matobu Sei also has an insta: https://www.instagram.com/sei_matobu/
Ryu Masaki is busy being a pop star! She'll be doing a musical item with an all-star Broadway Cast in Tokyo on Oct 9
Misaki Rion went to Asaka's Taidan and hung out with the former Cosmos Troupers. She's even listed their Insta account user IDs
Ozuki Touma had an amazing holiday in Sedona, Arizona, with travel buddy Karyo Shizuru
Ozuki also mucked around with Nazuki Kaori (best known as the voice actress of 'Nunnally' from the anime, Code Geass) and did ridiculous Snap Chat style pictures!
Ayahoshi Rion has been adjusting back to life in Japan having moved back from living in NYC. Follow her on Insta: https://www.instagram.com/rion.ayahoshi.nyc/
Renjo Makoto went to 'All for One' in support of Star Trouper Miya Rurika
While Renjo was in Vegas, she caught A TON of shows - Beatles LOVE, The Beach Boys, Celine Dion and more!
Hinami Fuu went to Disney Sea and struck an 'Ariel' pose