Kenichi Suemitsu (Touken Ranbu stage plays) is attached to write and direct
Following the solo cast visuals, the official website for the forthcoming stage play adaptation of Koyoharu Gotoge's dark fantasy manga Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba has posted a main visual and a 30-second web CM to introduce its main cast members including Ryota Kobayashi as the protagonist Tanjiro Kamado and Akari Takaishi as his sister Nezuko.
The highly-anticipated show is written/directed by Kenichi Suemitsu (Touken Ranbu stage plays) and is scheduled to be performed at The Galaxy Theater in Tokyo from January 18 to 26, 2020, then at AiiA 2.5 Theater Kobe in Hyogo Prefecture from January 31 to February 2. General sales of the tickets will begin on December 14.
Tanjiro Kamado: Ryota Kobayashi (20/Katsuki Bakugo in My Hero Academia The Ultra Stage)
Nezuko Kamado: Akari Takaishi (16/Nyaa Hashimoto in Mr. Osomatsu stage play)
Zenitsu Agatsuma: Keisuke Ueda (30/Sagaku Manami in Yowamushi Pedal stage plays)
Inosuke Hashibira: Yugo Sato (25/Denki Kaminari in My Hero Academia stage play)
Muzan Kibutsuji: Kiyohide Sasaki (32/Goro Akechi in PERSONA5 the Stage)
Giyu Tomioka: Reo Honda (27/Eiji Kikumaru in The Prince of Tennis musicals)
Sakonji Urokodaki: Tomoyuki Takagi (42/Toshizo Hijikata in Musical Touken Ranbu)
Tamayo: Mimi Maihane (32/ex-Takarazuka actress)
Yushiro: Hisanori Sato (29/Hikaru Zaizen in The Prince of Tennis musicals)
Source: Aniplex press release
©Stage Play "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" Production Committee 2020