Prince of Stride – THE LIVE STAGE Announced!

Brace yourselves, it looks like there’s another huge addition coming to the winter 2016 lineup of 2.5d shows and musicals. Coming at you this December (at least there’s time to plan!) is a stage version of Prince of Stride, the immensely popular otome game and anime! Surprisingly for a show so far down the road,…

Pedal Stage Cast Announcements

The cast for Yowamushi Pedal Stage’s most current iteration is out, and there are some surprisingly big names in minor roles that are about to get bigger! Let’s run this down: Onoda Sakamichi: Ogoe Yuuki (Ryouma in Tenimyu, Kaneki Ken in Tokyo Ghoul, Psychadelic Pain) Imaizumi Shunsuke: Ota Motohiro (Charles Gray in Kuroshitsuji, Ibu Shiji…

Donten Ni Warau

New Donten ni Warau Stage Play Announced!

Donten Ni Warau (Laughing Under the Clouds) Stage Announced! Donten Ni Warau is getting another stage play with an all-star cast, Anime On Stage has just learned! This shoujo manga by Kemuri Karakara focuses on the Kumou Brothers, three brothers given the power to take criminals to their final resting places after death. With stunning…

Fairy Tail Cast Announcement

Jokingly referred to as part of the “second round of 3,” commonly grouped with Death Note and Fullmetal Alchemist, Fairy Tail has been continually rising in popularity since it’s serialization in 2006. It’s really no surprise that after the Naruto Live Spectacle was such a big hit, that the next biggest shounen series should make…

akatsuki no yona stage

New Cast & Plot for Akatsuki no Yona Stage Announced!

Additional cast and details for the Akatsuki no Yona stage play, which will be running in Tokyo from March 16-21, have just been released. Fans of the manga will be able to tell from the cast list alone that this stage will be telling the story of the Water Tribe arc, in which Yona and the…

Yami Kariudo Stage Play Cast Announced

Yami Kariudo, a manga from 1988, has just announced a Yami Kariudo stage play! This one will be going on while Anime on Stage is in Japan (March 13 to 22), so reblog if you’re interested in us doing a buying service run and we’ll consider it. The cast we know so far includes: Hazama…

Makai Ouji – Devils and Realist Cast Announcement

Makai Ouji, also referred to as Devils and Realist, has released their news for a musical and cast information all at once! The popular manga that has only been around since 2009 quickly received an anime in 2013 and now it’s already on stage for a musical production! With some of Anime on Stage’s favorite…

Kuroko no Basuke Stage Full Cast Announced

The entire cast for the end-of-April run of the Kuroko no Basuke stage (Kuroko no Basuke: The Encounter) has been released, and we at Anime on Stage are eyeing plane tickets in excitement! Here’s what we know so far—you’ve probably seen the cast list floating around twitter, but here’s a comprehensive rundown of who the…

Touken Ranbu Stage Play Cast Announced!

The first four cast members from the Touken Ranbu Stage Play produced by Marvelous (separate from the musicals, produced by Nelkë Entertainment) have been released! Here’s the new cast and what you know them from: Suzuki Hiroki as Mikazuki Munechika (Anime on Stage Actor of the Day Feature) Followers of Anime on Stage know Suzuki…

Show by Rock!! Musical Cast Announced

On Monday, December 7, Sanrio Co. released the cast for the Show by Rock!! Musical officially named Show by Rock!! Musical: Shout, You Cattle! Crimson Falldown Revolution Apocalypse! The international phenomenon tap-tap rhythm game that was adapted into an anime will now by portrayed on stage in its full 3D glory. The musical will follow…