Takarazuka


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Takarazuka

(täkä'rä`zo͞okä), city (1990 pop. 201,862), Hyogo prefecture, SW Honshu, Japan. It is a suburb and a resort serving the Osaka-Kobe areas.
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The Taichung Chamber Choir took part in the 35th annual Takarazuka International Chamber Chorus Contest in Takarazuka City on July 20, and it was rated the second-best choral group to perform in the competitions, reports UDN.
Since traditional performing arts are its best-sellers internationally, it's no surprise that on the culture information site All About Japan you'll find kabuki, kagura (Shinto music and dance), bunraku, noh, and rakugo (comic storytelling) among suggestions to tourists for entertaining theatre outings, alongside the Takarazuka Revue, Gekidan Shiki (Japanese musicals staged in a Western style), and works by English-language (mainly expatriate) community theatre groups.
Just days after that incident triggered scathing national and international headlines, a female mayor in the western city of Takarazuka was barred from delivering a speech inside a sumo ring.
Just days after that incident triggered unwanted headlines, a female mayor from the western city of Takarazuka was barred from delivering a speech inside the ring.
The JSA was forced to apologise after women who rushed to the aid of a local mayor who had collapsed during a speech at a regional event were repeatedly told to leave a sumo ring.Just days after that incident triggered unwanted headlines, a female mayor from the western city of Takarazuka was barred from delivering a speech inside the ring.
Satono Crown is the most experienced of the trio and he won the Queens Vase in 2016 in Hong Kong and won the Grade 1 Takarazuka Kinen last season and with the help of Joao "Magic Man" Moreira he should not be discounted.
that the book was one of the three greatest tragedies in the English language; how the book changed the life of Koshiro Miyako, a retired star of the all-female Takarazuka theater company; how Miuchi Suzue, the creator of Garasu no kamen manga series, has her heroine play Catherine in a drama school production of the book; Mizumura MinaeAEs rewriting of Wuthering Heights as Honkaku shosetsu; the difficulty of translating the line oI am Heathcliffo and why the novel has become a staple of the English-learning curriculum; and the authorAEs status as a late-in-life foreign language learner in order to read the novel in Japanese.
Aleron has since come a long way, winning plaudits from music specialists and six major awards, including three in international competitions in Busan, South Korea; Takarazuka, Japan; and Macau.
When I first encountered the Takarazuka Revue, it was in the briefest of blurbs in my pocket guide to Tokyo: "All-female revue, mostly female audience." I was looking for some sign of lesbian life beyond the few couples I'd seen in public together, only one pair catching each other's hands in the press of pedestrian traffic.
DURAMENTE, who had been Japan's leading hope of winning the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe for the first time, has been retired after injuring his nearfore when narrowly losing out in the Grade 1 Takarazuka Kinen on Sunday, writes Masakazu Takahashi.