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    Sunday December 25, 2022
  • The Medicine Seller Arrives in Mononoke Stage Play Key Visual

    Main cast and staff revealed for upcoming production that will be staged in Tokyo in February of 2023

    A new key visual, the main cast, and the main staff have been revealed for Mononoke ~Bakeneko~, an upcoming stage play adaptation based on the Mononoke and Ayakashi: Samurai Horror Tales TV anime about a mysterious medicine peddler combatting dark forces in Edo era Japan. Read on for more.

  • Monday December 19, 2022
  • Mononoke Stage Play Adaptation Haunts Tokyo in February 2023

    Production will adapt the "Bake Neko" story from the 2006 Ayakashi: Samurai Horror Tales TV anime

    Fans of chilling and macabre tales of supernatural horror in Tokyo will soon be in for a treat, because a stage play adaptation based on the 2007 TV anime Mononoke will run at the HIKOSEN Theater venue in February 2023. Read on for more.

  • Tuesday November 15, 2022
  • Spirited Away Stage Play Streams Additional Performances in Japan

    Online rentals will be available for performances staged at the Imperial Theater in Tokyo in March of 2022

    Fans in Japan who missed their chance at seeing the live productions of the Spirited Away stage play will soon have new opportunities to catch up. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday November 11, 2022
  • Delayed ODDTAXI Stage Play is Back On Track With New Dates & Venues

    Prequel story focusing on the origins of Mystery Kiss was originally scheduled to run in Japan in July of 2022

    Originally scheduled to run in July of 2022 but delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a stage play adaptation that serves as a prequel story to the ODDTAXI TV anime is back on track. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday November 7, 2022
  • FUUTO PI Stage Play Key Visual Gathers Heroes and Villains

    Adaptation based on Kamen Rider anime series hits Tokyo and Osaka this winter

    A new key visual (featuring the main cast in full costume and makeup) has been revealed for FUUTO PI the Stage. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Saturday November 5, 2022
  • Umamusume: Pretty Derby Stage Play Gallops Along in New Key Visual

    ~Sprinter's Story~ adaptation will run from January 15 - 29, 2023 in Tokyo

    It's time to saddle up, because a new key visual, additional staff, and additional cast have all been revealed for Umamusume: Pretty Derby ~Sprinter's Story~, an upcoming stage play adaptation based on the popular mixed media franchise by Cygames that re-imagines famous race horses as horse-girls who love to race. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday October 11, 2022
  • Science Fell in Love, So I Tried to Prove It TV Anime Tests Out Stage Musical in Osaka

    Adaptation based on scientific romantic comedy manga by Arifred Yamamoto will run for 2 nights in December of 2022

    Some quick news for all you lovers of science out there: Science Fell in Love, So I Tried to Prove It, a TV anime based on the romantic comedy manga by Arifred Yamamoto about researchers attempting to measure their romantic attraction in a scientific manner, is being adapted into a musical stage play that will run from December 22 - 23, 2022, at the YES THEATER venue in Osaka. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday September 26, 2022
  • FUUTO PI Stage Play Investigates with Tokyo & Osaka Productions

    Main staff, key cast, and key visual revealed for upcoming production based on Kamen Rider W sequel

    Kamen Rider will soon be investigating the Japanese theater scene, because a stage play adaptation has been announced for FUUTO PI, the anime sequel series to the 2009 live-action tokusatsu hero show, Kamen Rider W. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday September 21, 2022
  • Check Out the New Visual for the Ouran High School Host Club Musical

    Second adaptation based on romantic comedy manga by Bisco Hatori will run in Tokyo and Osaka in December of 2022

    A new key visual has been published for Ouran High School Host Club f (the 'f' is pronounced as "Forte"), the second musical stage play adaptation based on the romantic comedy manga by Bisco Hatori about a young lady who gets more than she bargains for when she's pressed into working in a high school host club populated by handsome young men. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday September 12, 2022
  • Nodame Cantabile Manga Gets Musical Stage Play in Fall of 2023

    Key visual and production details revealed for upcoming adaptation based on manga by Tomoko Ninomiya

    Some quick news for fans of music and josei manga: Nodame Cantabile, a romantic comedy manga by Tomoko Ninomiya about a genius piano prodigy whose life is turned upside down when he meets a gifted young lady who plays in the cantabile style, is being adapted into a stage musical that will be performed in Tokyo during the fall season of 2023. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • 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.

  • Monday August 29, 2022
  • Space Battleship Tiramisu Stage Play Reaches for the Stars in New Visuals

    Third theatrical production based on science fiction comedy manga hits Tokyo in October of 2022

    A pair of cool new key visuals featuring the main cast in full costume and makeup have been published for the upcoming third stage play adaptation of Space Battleship Tiramisu, a science fiction comedy manga written by Satoshi Miyakawa and illustrated by Kei Ito about a brilliant but anti-social young pilot who spends all his spare time in the cockpit of his battle mecha. Hit the jump to learn more.