New TV anime's series composition writer Noboru Takagi joins as supervisor
In addition to the upcoming new TV anime The Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These that is set to premiere next Tuesday, a new stage play adaptation of Yoshiki Tanaka's sci-fi novel series is confirmed to be performed at Zepp DiverCity TOKYO from October 25 to 28, 2018. Tickets for the new stage play, also titled The Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These The Stage, will be available next month.
The novel's previous stage play adaptations were performed for four chapters from January 2011 to June 2015. In the first chapter, Reinhard von Lohengramm was portrayed by Touri Matsuzaka (Takeru Shiba/Shinken Red in Samurai Sentai Shinkenger), then rock band LUNA SEA singer Ryuichi Kawamura played Yang Wen Li from the second to fourth chapters. New cast members will be revealed at a later date.
Michiko Oiwa, who worked on the previous third chapter's "The First Battle: Another Enemy" episode
in August 2013, is attached to direct on a script by Yoko Yonaiyama. And the new TV anime's series
composition writer Noboru Takagi joins as supervisor.
DVD jacket of the previous play's fourth chapter first part in November 2013
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