Kageki Shoujo!
Kageki Shojo!! The Curtain Rises
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Kageki Shoujo!

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Synonyms: Opera Girl!
Japanese: かげきしょうじょ!
English: Kageki Shojo!! The Curtain Rises
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 2
Chapters: 14
Status: Finished
Published: May 10, 2012 to Oct 10, 2014
Genre: Drama Drama
Themes: Performing Arts Performing Arts, School School
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Jump X
Authors: Saiki, Kumiko (Story & Art)


Score: 7.571 (scored by 734734 users)
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Ranked: #22922
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Popularity: #6068
Members: 2,721
Favorites: 26

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Ever since she was a little girl, Sarasa has wanted to play the role of Oscar as part of the Kouka Acting Troupe, an all-female acting troupe similar to Takarazuka Revue. But before she can do that, she has to attend two years at the Kouka School of Musical and Theatrical Arts. As Sarasa practices singing, dancing, and acting, she grows closer to the other girls in her year, including her roommate, the stoic former J-idol, Ai. Though Sarasa is great at making friends, her outspoken nature and grand ambitions earn her lots of enemies as well. Can Sarasa keep her upbeat attitude and achieve her dream of stardom?

(Source: Seven Seas Entertainment)


Kageki Shoujo! was published in English as Kageki Shojo!! The Curtain Rises by Seven Seas Entertainment as a 2-in-1 omnibus volume on November 24, 2020.

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Jan 13, 2021
This is the first work of Kumiko Saiki's to get an official English licensing (still holding out hope that the sequel to it will get picked up, as well), which is a shame because Saiki has a remarkably fun storytelling and art style. I don't really write reviews but I desperately want more people to pick this work up; it's a real treasure.

I can't examine how much realism this work has in regards to revue theatre, or schools for that, but that's not why someone reads a Josei work. This has the emotional realism you would hope for from a Josei work. The two main ...

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Can someone help me understand the different printed versions?
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