The advance tickets will go on sale on June 21
Nelke Planning today officially announced two additional cast for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Miho Obana's popular shoujo manga series from the mid-late 1990s, Kodomo no Omocha, aka Kodocha.
47-year-old voice actress Kotono Mitsuishi, best known as Usagi Tsukino in the Sailor Moon anime series and Misato Katsuragi in Neon Genesis Evangelion, joins as Misako Kurata, the protagonist Sana's foster mother. Meanwhile, 25-year-old Ikkei Yamamoto, known for his portray as Shuichiro Oishi in the second season of The Prince of Tennis Musical plays Sana's manager Rei Sagami.
The official website for the play has also posted its main visual featuring the cast for the first time.
The play is written/directed by the director of the 1996-1998 TV anime adaptation, Akitaro Daichi,
and is scheduled to be performed at Hakuhinkan Theater in Tokyo from August 20 to 30. The advance
tickets will go on sale at 10:00 am on June 21.
© Miho Obana/Shueisha