PROFILE

RAKUGO Artist

Kingentei Nonoka

After graduating from high school, Nonoka studied in The US for two years. By being asked many questions from overseas friends, Nonoka recognized ignorance of Japanese cultures. At the time, became interested in the culture. After returning to Japan, while studied at the Toyo University, Nonoka found fascination in Rakugo by meeting Master: Yonosuke kingentei. This was the start to take a part of Japanese traditional occupation. After four and a half years training, became profession called “Futatsume” in 2020. Currently, Nonoka is working hard on making Rakugo more popular to everyone in the world!

6 JAN 1994
Born in Kanagawa prefecture
2011 - 2013
Studied in New York and San Francisco
2014
Studied at Toyo University:English communication Department.
JAN 2016
Start training under Master:Yonosuke Kingentei.
MAR 2017
Promoted to a higher position called “Zenza” but still under training.
NOV 2020
Promoted to Rakugo professional called”Futatsume”.

MAGAZINES

12 APR 2017
Iza Sankei Disital
27 AUG 2020
FRIDAY DIGITAL
2020年10月12日
Shukan Jitsuwa web
9 JAN 2021
Weekly Asahi

APPEARANCES

2014
Miss Toyo University contest Jury Special Award
2015
Miwa Music Video 'fighting -φ- girls'
TSAL Theater Performance
FUJI xerox CM
2016
Pu-Pu-Juice 24th Theater Performance
21th Miss Sinbashi Koichi Festival Contest finalist
2019
Beats by Dr.Dre CM 'We Are The New Color.'