Batman Ninja The Show Hits Japanese Stages in October of 2021

Main cast and staff revealed for action stage production featuring popular DC Comics heroes and villains

A promotional image for the upcoming Batman Ninja The Show stage production, featuring an actor dressed as Batman unsheathing a katana beneath the light of the full moon.


The Dark Knight is returning to feudal Japan soon, because a stage play adaptation of Batman Ninja (known as Ninja Batman in Japan) entitled Batman Ninja The Show will be staged in Tokyo beginning in October of 2021, and now the main cast, the main staff, and a teaser visual (above) for the production have been revealed.


The main staff for Batman Ninja The Show includes:


  • Production coordination, composition, music direction, action supervision: NAO-G a.k.a. MC STARRING (Black Wings Project)
  • Direction, composition, dance choreography: Takuya Shiono (Umebou)
  • Video direction: Yoshikawa Mach Special (World Clocks, WHITE BASE, LLC)
  • Action direction, choreography: Satoru Moritoki, Saori Izawa, Rena Kaneta


Batman Ninja The Show will feature a rotating cast of four teams of actors playing the roles of famous Batman heroes and villains, including:


  • BATMAN: Kōdai Takikawa, Takurou Sawada, Shota Takasawa, Renya Yamakawa
  • JOKER: Takeshi Nadagi, Takuma Zaiki, Kou Hosokawa, ASUKA
  • CATWOMAN: Saori Ano, Saaya Suzuki, Akane Hirano, Ayami Suzuki
  • HARLEY QUINN: Mizuki Murota, Minami Tsukui, Emi Fujita, Sakura Andou


Batman NInja The Show will run from October 13 - December 05, 2021, at the Theater Mixa venue in Higashiikebukuro, Toshima City, Tokyo, Japan.


Source: Comic Natalie


Copyright notice: BATMAN and all related characters and elements © & TM DC Comics and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s20)


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