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    Saturday September 3, 2022
  • VR Noh Ghost in the Shell Stage Play Gets 360 Degree Performance

    Adaptation inspired by Masamune Shirow's classic cyberpunk manga was first performed in 2020

    The VR Noh Ghost in the Shell stage play - a production inspired by Masamune Shirow's classic cyberpunk manga that incorporates classical theatre traditions and modern stage technology to create an immersive impression of a virtual reality world - will be staged for the first time using a 360 degree stage in Tokyo in November of 2022. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday April 3, 2022
  • Demon Slayer Creator Koyoharu Gotouge Draws Main Visual for Noh / Kyogen Theater Adaptation

    The show starts July 26 in Tokyo for a limited 6-day run

    The world of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba will be adapted into a traditional Noh / Kyogen theatrical performance this summer in Tokyo with the tale of humans turning into demons. Today, the first visual for the performance was released showing Tanjiro in a customary Noh get-up drawn by manga creator Koyoharu Gotouge. Check it out past the jump!

  • Wednesday February 23, 2022
  • VR Noh Ghost in the Shell Stage Play Hacks Tokyo in April of 2022

    Adaptation based on Masamune Shirow's classic cyberpunk manga has also performed in Fukuoka and Hokkaido

    VR Noh Ghost in the Shell, a stage play that combines traditional Noh theater with a cyberpunk aesthetic inspired by Masamune Shirow's classic manga Ghost in the Shell, is returning to Tokyo for a pair of performances in April of 2022. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday December 18, 2021
  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Gets Noh / Kyogen Theater Adaptation in 2022

    Award-winning Kyogen actor Nomura Mansai II to develop the versions

    The Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba manga and anime tells its tale in Japan's Taisho era, where the country still widely performed its traditional arts. It makes sense then that today during the Demon Slayer stage at Jump Festa 2022 that the series will be adapted into Noh / Kyogen performances. Learn more after the jump!