Perfume member Nocchi held a brief interview with Excite Japan about Sakura Gakuin after their latest Graduation Event on March 25 when Sara Kurashima and Mirena Kurosawa graduated. She attended to the ceremony and took a photo with them. Read the article translated below.
Perfume member Nocchi praises Sakura Gakuin after the Graduation Event 2016
The three members unit "Perfume" belongs to Amuse the same company as Sakura Gakuin. Perfume's Nocchi praised them: "They are humble, pretty, cheerful, expressive and mischievous and their singing and dancing is very cute". On March 25 Sakura Gakuin members Sara Kurashima and Mirena Kurosawa graduated, it seems that she got those feelings from watching the performance at the venue.
On the 25th, Nocchi from Perfume's Twitter (Perfume_Staff) gave RT. The day after took place the Live Viewing of the Sakura Gakuin's event the day before. Sakura Gakuin is a "Growth Period Limited Unit" Idol Group formed by female Elementary and Junior High School students on the theme of a School Life and Club Activities. For that resason, always a Junior High School Third Grader graduates in March as she also finishes her education period in reality. Nocchi is now 28 years old, she is like an older sister.
For her Sakura Gakuin is "Growth Period Limit is a very short time. It's necessary to keep an eye. Let's cheer them for today, you can quickly get into it!". In fact, BABYMETAL's Su-Metal (Suzuka Nakamoto) as Junior High School student, Yuimetal (Yui Mizuno) and Moametal (Moa Kikuchi) since Elementary School were active part of Sakura Gakuin.
Ayaka Miyoshi and Airi Matsui who are active models and actresses also graduated from the same school, the current members are plenty of possibilities to "get" that too.
Article & Interview: Excite Japan.
Translation by: Maik Gianino.