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Takarazuka: Passionate, Yet Non-Sexual

So, I have written posts about a) the Takarazuka Revue and b) passionate aces in fiction. I have been leading up to something:

If I cannot get passionate aces in my fiction, I can settle for non-sexual displays of passion – and this is where Takarazuka comes in. 624 more words

Asexuality

I'm a Ball of Mixed Fandom Feelings Today

Warning: This post is fueled by my PMS-fueled emotional mind.  Read at your own risk XD

So yeah I am majorly PMSing today.  I have to be.   603 more words

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Prisoner of Zenda, the musical

After the photo posted on Thursday, I was looking for something interesting and Ruritania-related in the media, for my Sunday post .

Well, here goes – an excerpt from the Takarazuka staging of… 100 more words

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Takarazuka for the Women

In Osaka, I met a Japanese man who is a fan of the Takarazuka Revue. I commented that the vast majority of fans are women, and a fellow American asked what the Takarazuka Revue is. 516 more words

Asian Pop

A hundred years of Japanese glamour - the Takarazuka Revue

It’s the Takarazuka Revue’s one hundredth anniversary this year, so I absolutely had to go back to the little town in the mountains outside Osaka where it all began and see the anniversary production of their most famous show, … 415 more words

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Fran reblogged this on Sequins and Cherry Blossom and commented:

I originally wrote this post about the 100th anniversary of the Takarazuka Revue on my website, franpickering.com, but then I thought I'd share it here on Sequins and Cherry Blossom too. It comes from my recent trip to Japan when I went back to Takarazuka, which was the setting for The Cherry Blossom Murder, the first book in my Josie Clark in Japan mystery series.

A hundred years of Japanese glamour - the Takarazuka Revue

It’s the Takarazuka Revue’s one hundredth anniversary this year, so I absolutely had to go back to the little town in the mountains outside Osaka where it all began and see the anniversary production of their most famous show, … 415 more words

Books

An Otaku Encounter

At work today I had these two girls come in looking for Toothless from How to Train Your Dragon.  We’ve been out of him since the second day of launch weekend, so no dragons for them lol but I noticed the one girl had a Hetalia bag.   486 more words

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