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    Monday November 21, 2022
  • Voice Actress Minori Chihara's One-person Play to be Streamed on YouTube for Free

    Singer-songwriter ZAQ works on background music

    Voice actress Minori Chihara, best known as Yuki Nagato in the Haruhi Suzumiya franchise, will perform at her first one-person play "Merry's Wonder Dream" at Kawaguchiko Round Hall from December 23 to 25, 2022. And the play will be streamed for free on her official YouTube channel a few days after that. Hit the jump for more details!

  • Wednesday November 16, 2022
  • Yowamushi Pedal Stage Play Rides Again with New Show in Summer 2023

    Previous staff and cast stay on

    The next leg of the longrunning Yowamushi Pedal stage play is now officially set for next summer, with the main staff and cast from the previous show returning to create another dynamic set of performances. Hit the jump for all the details!

  • Monday October 24, 2022
  • Fullmetal Alchemist Manga Transmutes into 1st Stage Play Adaptation in 2023

    Performances open in Osaka and Tokyo next March

    Converting all the drama and action of Fullmetal Alchemist to a live show may seem like a tall order, but the franchise is looking to reach new heights with its very first stage play adaptation heading to Osaka and Tokyo next year. A cast list and photos of the Edward Elric actors in costume were released, so hit the jump for the full picture!

  • Wednesday October 12, 2022
  • Yasuhiro Yoshiura's Sci-fi Anime Time of Eve Gets Stage Play Adaptation

    Koichi Ogita (Code Geass stage play/musical) is attached to direct

    It is confirmed today that a stage play adaptation of Yasuhiro Yoshiura's sci-fi anime series Time of Eve is scheduled to be performed at Hakuhinkan Theater in Tokyo from December 23, 29, 2022. Toshiki Seto (Hiiro Kagami/Kamen Rider Brave in Kamen Rider Ex-Aid) is cast as the male protagonist. Hit the jump for more information!

  • Monday October 10, 2022
  • Kingdom Stage Play Unveils Four Main Cast Members' Costume Visuals

    General sales of the tickets will begin on December 3

    The official website for the forthcoming stage play adaptation of Yasuhisa Hara's popular historical manga Kingdom has posted its four main cast members' costume visuals for the first time. See how they dress as their characters after the jump!

  • Monday October 3, 2022
  • FUUTO PI The STAGE Declassifies Character Photos, 9 New Cast Members

    The Kamen Rider W sequel takes the stage starting in December

    From tokusatsu to manga to anime to stage... Shotaro and Philip are on the case! FUUTO PI the STAGE has just released nine new casting announcements, plus glamorous photos of the lead cast in costume. Have a look after the jump!

  • Thursday September 22, 2022
  • Meet Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World Stage Play Main Cast Members in Costume

    All-female play will open in Tokyo on October 20

    The official website for the forthcoming stage play adaptation of Kei Sazane's romance fantasy light novel series Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World has revealed two key visulals and individual visuals of its main cast members in costume. See how they portray their characters after the jump!

  • Friday September 16, 2022
  • 11 Main Cast Members Gather in Space Battleship Tiramisu 3rd Stage Play Key Visual

    General sales of the tickets begins today

    The official website for the stage play adaptation project based on Satoshi Miyakawa (story) and Kei Ito (art)'s sci-fi comedy manga Uchu Senkan Tiramisu/Space Battleship Tiramisu has posted a key visual for the forthcoming third show featuring its 11 main cast members and their individual visuals. Meet them in their character costumes after the jump!

  • Thursday September 15, 2022
  • NARUTO New Stage Play Cancels September's All 12 Performances in Tokyo due to COVID-19 

    Its opening day show's live-stream has also been cancelled

    On September 15, just two days before its opening day, the official website for Live Spectacle NARUTO announced that all of the first 12 performances of its latest show, "Ninkai Taisen, Kaisen" (Shinobi World War, Outbreaks), have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 infection of several people involved. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Thursday September 1, 2022
  • Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World Gets All-female Cast Stage Play This Fall

    Ichidai Matsuda (Cutie Honey Emotional) serves as writer/director

    A stage play adaptation of Kei Sazane's romance fantasy light novel series Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World is set to be performed in Tokyo and Osaka This fall. All characters including male ones will be played by female cast members. Hit the jump for more information!

  • Tuesday August 30, 2022
  • Fire Force's 3rd Stage Play Unveils Cluster of 18 Character Visuals

    New show heads to Tokyo and Kyoto this September

    Tokyo and Kyoto are in for a treat next month, as the third stage play show adapting Atsushi Ohkubo's Fire Force manga released an epic collection of eighteen character visuals today. Hit the jump for the full picture!

  • Sunday August 21, 2022
  • Kingdom Stage Play Unveils Its Four Main Cast Members

    The adaptation will open in Imperial Theatre in February 2023

    The official website for the forthcoming stage play adaptation of Yasuhisa Hara's popular historical manga Kingdom has announced its four main cast members who will play the roles of Li Xin, Ying Zheng, and Li Piao. Check out the latest information after the jump!

  • Thursday August 18, 2022
  • Demon Slayer 'Mugen Dream Train' 3rd Stage Revealed Fiery New Visual

    The epilogue of the second stage feature Rengoku was also released on YouTube

    The blazing continuation of the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba stage plays in Japan begins in Tokyo on September 10, but ahead of then, the third stage show released a brand new visual showing off all the characters in the third live-action play for the franchise and well as a video from the second show featuring Rengoku. Slice past the jump to check it out!

  • Sunday August 14, 2022
  • Haikyu!! Stage Play to Return in 2023 with The Launch of A New Theater Company

    Kenta Suga (Shoyo Hinata) is attached to direct

    It has been confirmed that a new stage play inspired by Haruichi Furudate's volleyball-themed sports manga Haikyu!! is set to be performed in 2023 and that a new theater company, Gekidan Haikyu!!, will be established for it. Hit the jump for more details!

  • Saturday August 6, 2022
  • JUJUTSU KAISEN The Stage Resumes Performances on August 7 After Rehearsal Injury

    Yuji Itadori's actor Ryuji Sato had suffered injuries to his arm

    After canceling the first three days of shows, JUJUTSU KAISEN The Stage will finally begin its Osaka leg of the tour on August 7 after the actor playing Yuji Itadori, Ryuji Sato, suffered an arm injury during rehearsals prior to the first show. More details after the jump.