専門学校東京アナウンス学院(TOKYO Announce Gakuin Performing Arts College)

Training Those Who Are Able to Be Active in the World of Entertainment

Introduction of school

The school which first started off as the education division of TBS Television has produced many well-known graduates such as entertainers- Tsuchida Teruyuki and Yanagihara Kanako, voice actors- Terashima Takuma, Mikami Shiori and Okubo Rumi as well as the actor, Nokubo Naoki. Among all the schools of Toho Gakuen Institute which specialize in entertainment industry, TOKYO Announce Gakuin is a school that helps to train and raise its students to be future professional television casts. It has a strong connection with the current entertainment industry and with the help of such connection, the school is able to provide great support system for students’ debut in the industry. Not only that, events including auditions for students and presentation sessions are frequently held as an opportunity for their debut. During these events, people from entertainment production companies are often invited as guest judges.

専門学校東京アナウンス学院(TOKYO Announce Gakuin Performing Arts College)

Features of school

Plenty of opportunities to show off talents and skills to people of the industry
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The biggest charm of Tokyo Announce Gakuin is that it provides impressive support system for students’ debut with the help of its strong connection with the industry. Plenty of events that bring chances for students to debut such as “Star Audition” are held. With this, students have plenty of opportunities to show off their talents to entertainment production managers and also people from the industry! Besides that, the school also helps to distribute students’ self promotion DVD and also voice samples CD from students who wish to have a career in voice-acting or narration field to entertainment production companies.

That actor and your favorite voice actor too! Graduates who are now well-known entertainers and voice actors
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Every year, plenty of Tokyo Announce Gakuin’s students manage to debut in the entertainment industry! The fact that many of the school’s graduates are now active in the industry is also one of the school’s biggest charm points.
Famous graduates
<Comedians>
Tsuchida Teruyuki, Haraguchi Akimasa, Yanagihara Kanako, Top Lead, Time Machine No. 3, Maako, Shinjuku Cowboy, Sanbyoshi and many more
<Voice actors/actresses>
Okubo Rumi, Sato Satomi, Sanada Asami, Mikami Shiori, Sugiyama Noriaki, Takahashi Hiroki, Terashima Takuma, Hiyama Nobuyuki, Hoshi Soichiro, Hosoya Yoshimasa, Masuda Toshiki, Yamaguchi Kappei and many more

Plenty of elective subjects to choose from!
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In Tokyo Announce Gakuin, the curriculum allows students to choose from plenty of elective subjects based on their interest besides learning the compulsory subjects for each department. Classes such as vocal lesson, dance lesson, radio talk, word battle, pantomime and others are available and with the help of these classes, students are able to brush up their skills according to the genre that they are best at. Not only that, classes for elective subjects are open to all students from all departments. Thus, fellow students have the chance to get to know each other, exchange information and also get motivated from teachers who are actively involved in various fields.

Department, course

■Broadcasting Voice Actor Department(320 students)
Period:2 years
School fees:1,383,610 yen(payment for the 1st year)

■Variety Show Department(40 students)
Period:2 years
School fees:1,383,610 yen(payment for the 1st year)

■Acting Performance Department(70 students)
Period:2 years
School fees:1,383,610 yen(payment for the 1st year)

■Announcing Department(31 students)
Period:2 years
School fees:1,383,610 yen(payment for the 1st year)

■Dance and Art Performing Department(31 students)
Period:2 years
School fees:1,383,610 yen(payment for the 1st year)

Jobs that you can aim

Animation voice actor
Dubbing voice actor
Game voice actor
Comedian
Variety show entertainer
Singer
Anime song singer
Manzai-shi (stand-up comedian)
Variety show host
Singer for character song
Idol
Actor
Actress
Stage actor/actress
Television & movie actor/actress
Musical actor/actress
Action actor/actress
Model
Announcer
Reporter
Narrator
Radio personality
Weatherman/ weather woman
Stage dancer
Back dancer
Theme park dancer
Musical dancer
Dance instructor
Choreographer

Qualifications that can be acquired

Information processing skill test
Secretary skill test
Business skill proficiency test

Careers and courses after graduation

Amuse, Inc.
OHTA PRODUCTION Inc
Oscar Promotion Co.ltd.
K DASH Stage Co.,Ltd.
Sun Music Production
Stardust Promotion Co., Ltd.
Sony Music Artists Inc.
Horipro Inc.
maseki geinosya co.ltd.
Yoshimoto Creative Agency
ARTSVISION Incorporated
Aoni Production Co.Ltd.
81produce Company, Limited
Sigma Seven Co., Ltd.
Toritori Office
Tokyo Actor's Consumer's Cooperative Society
Production Baobab Company, Limited
MAUSU PROMOTION co.ltd.
Seinenza
Sejima Jimusho
The Oriental Land Company, Limited
Sanrio Puroland
Universal Studio Japan and many more

Information about dormitory, apartment

【Male dormitory】
・Dormy Hibarigaoka/ 6-3-7 Sumiyoshi-cho, Nishi Tokyo-shi, Tokyo ※soundproof room available

・Dormy Keio Tamakawa/ 3-39-1 Tamakawa, Chofu-shi, Tokyo

・Dormy Toda 2/ 300-1 Niizo, Toda-shi, Saitama
And many more

【Female dormitory】
・Dormitory Motohasunuma/ 1-26-6 Maenocho, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo

・Dormitory Kamishakuji/ 1-9-46 Sekimachiminami, Nerima-ku, Tokyo

・Dormitory Inokashira Park/ 4-2-34 Mure, Mitaka-shi, Tokyo
and many more

Information about foreign students

OK
Available (exemption of 20% of tuition fee)

Access

Name
専門学校東京アナウンス学院(TOKYO Announce Gakuin Performing Arts College)
Address
〒164-0013
Tokyo,Nakano-ku,Yayoi-cho 1-38-3
Tel
0120-343-261
Stations
8 minutes walk away from Toei Oedo line “Nishi Shinjuku go-chome” station