There are more than 100 girls belonging here. All of them are making effort to be an idol seriously.
Guests visit here as the producers of idols and girls welcome them as not only idols but also the staff of the cafe. When they have a performance on stage, guests cheer and enjoy it as producers. To be the top idol is not easy. AKIHABARA Backstage pass is very exciting café restaurant that you may enjoy dramatic entertainment.
At that night, “Bakusute Sotokanda Icchome” the idol group which was produced by this restaurant, had event of new release of their song “Watashi no michi (means “My way” release on October 26th)” for the first time. Members of casts are all passed the audition. Usually idols find their production to belong, part time jobs, stage experiences, and some lessons individually, but AKIHABARA Backstage pass is all integrated.
This live was broadcasted by Tokyo MXTV channel of “Tsuntsube♂Bakuon” and FRESH! by Ameba TV.
Everything is run by Le:iDIX Records which is organized by Mr. Tsunku♂ and Chiyomaru Shikura. The girls who are called “Idol cast” are belonging to this production, and their performance stage is like a professional. Some girls have own activities such as TV show or Radio.
When you want to talk calmly, it’s better to have a seat near entrance.
There is the bar counter of idol who makes a drink in front of you.
“We love stage performance. It is the most fun!” The sisters of idol cast talk.
Kotowa Shiga (right, younger sis) has been working as idol for two and half years, and Yurika Shiga (left, elder sis) is for a year. Their parents understand and support their dream. Sometimes they visit to enjoy their daughters’ stage.
Table charge: 700yen/1hour plus 1drink (from 600yen)
Idol cast explain about systems at entrance.
They also explain about produce system. Guest can be a producer by making ID card.
If you want to be a producer, you write some information and pay 300yen (optional.) You can store the PV point which depends on your payment. Each PV point affects the ranking of idols. This is totally epitome of show business.
Not only idols, but also producers have 10 ranks which depend on PV point. If you are promoted to higher rank, your influence increases. PV point is visualized support of producer. Idol casts are not dancing and singing for only fun for themselves, their popularity is severely judged by points.
Stage talk by members. New member join the group in this day.
You can buy the CD at goods corner.
He is an actor in Australia webTV, Mr.Bladley. He said, “Their stage is really exciting, and I can study a lot!” There are producers from abroad such as US or European countries which have a culture of animations.
Mr. Kudo who is manager of this café talks “Please visit here once. Idol is unique culture of Japan, but there are some casts who speak other language very well. Also English, Chinese, and Korean menu is available.”
When you watch the show, please talk to idols later. Even severe opinions make them developed and idols appreciate it.
- NAME：AKIHABARA Backstage pass
- ADDRESS：1-7-6 Sotokanda Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0021
AKIBA CULTURES ZONE 6F
- HOURS OF OPERATION：From 11:00AM to 11:00PM（L.O.：Food 10:00PM/Drink 10:30PM）