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Touken Ranbu the Musical Review!

Or: “I have never felt so catered to in my entire life and I don’t know who to hug: the musical.” Yesterday, me, my wife Gali, Jess, and LenLen made the trek from Harajuku Station over to the Aiia Theater Tokyo for Touken Ranbu: The Musical Trial Performance. Here’s a rundown of what we found….

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Cardfight Vanguard Stage Play Cast Announced!

(Sorry for the late post, we were at Animate Miami this weekend!) The cast for the upcoming Cardfight Vanguard stage play, “Vanguard Stage” (working title), has been announced by Nelke Entertainment. Hope everyone has good luck with their next draw–let’s take a look at some of the amazing actors they’ve cast to fill the shoes…

Akatsuki no Yona Cast Announced!

Great news for fans of Akatsuki no Yona (Yona of the Dawn) today! Not only do we now have the dates for the stage play (March 16-21, 10 performances total) but we now know the cast as well! Unfortunately, there is only one cast photo out so far. But the cast looks to be a…

Owari no Seraph Cast Announced!!

Any surprises in the Owari no Seraph Cast? Anyone think they saw this coming? Hyakuya Yuu: Sano Gaku (Kamen Rider Gaim: Kazuraba Kouta) Hyakuya Mikaela: Suzuki Katsuhiro (Super Sentai Go-Busters: Sakurada Hiromu) Ichinose Guren: Ono Kento (Tenimyu: Yanagi Renji, Tensou Sentai Goseiger: Hyde) Kimizuki Shihou: Mizuishi Atom (Tenimyu: Yanagi Renji, GARO Makai no Hana: Crow) Mitsuba…

Musical Hetalia: What to Expect from the Actors

With all the buzz surrounding the new cast of Musical Hetalia: Singin’ in the World, many fans are wondering whether these newly-cast actors are going to be any good. Fortunately, most of these actors have starred in stage plays before, and we can make a basic guess as to their biggest strengths and weaknesses. Let’s…

Musical Hetalia Cast

Musical Hetalia Cast Announced!

Much to the surprise (delight?) of fans across the world, Musical Hetalia released their cast list late last night. Lots of Tenimyu alumni here in the Musical Hetalia Cast! For those of you who may not be familiar with the cast yet, the leading men are set to be: Italy …………………………………………………………..Nagae Ryoki (Tenimyu) Germany…………………………………………………….Omi Yoichiro…

Yowamushi Pedal IRREGULAR Buying Service Orders

It’s that time again–stage show preorders! We’re heading to the newest Yowapedal stage, IRREGULAR, which is Makishima’s story. Maki-chan has a lot of goods this time around, and if you order them from us now, you can purchase them at cost. Our buying service fee is only 10% of your total, and we ship when…

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Surprise!! Musical Hetalia!

In a surprise announcement, it was released today, July 31, that Axis Powers Hetalia, the mega-famous comic and anime about anthropomorphosized world countries, will be getting the musical treatment as Musical Hetalia. Here are the fast facts that you need to know:

Suzuki Hiroki as Komaeda

What’s News in Japanese Stage Plays: July 29 Edition

The theater is intrinsically ephemeral, but that doesn’t mean we can’t keep up to date. Let’s check in on what’s new as far as our favorite Japanese stage plays are concerned! Haikyuu: Please welcome the cast of Aoba Josai! While these guys seem to be primarily composed of unknown actors, we’re sure they won’t stay…