Princess Knight (Ribon no Kishi) Musical Review

The 2015 Princess Knight (Ribon no Kishi) musical is a 60th anniversary revival of Tezuka Osamu’s 1950s manga, and we were extremely excited venturing into the Akasaka ACT Theatre for this show. Let me preface this by saying we knew very little about Princess Knight going in, but that didn’t end up making us enjoy…

Dance with Devils Musical Cast + Dates Announced!

Dance with Devils has a musical coming March 3rd through 13th in 2016! Sixteen year-old Tachibana Ritsuka is a girl caught between devils and vampires at her school–and both sides think that she is the key to the location of a forbidden grimoire. The cast looks awesome, so let’s have a quick look at it! More…

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Noragami Stage Play Cast Announced

As of November 16, 2015, the cast for the Noragami Stage Play has been released by the official website! For those just joining the story, Noragami is a story about your average high school student, Iki Hiyori, who attempts to save a man’s life and winds up getting dragged into the world of gods and…

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Hyper Projection Engeki Haikyuu!! Opening Night Review

As someone who has been a fan of Haikyuu!! since the serialization of the manga, getting to see Hyper Projection Engeki Haikyuu!! live was a dream come true. With no initial idea of what we were going to see, going in blind made the experience even more incredible. Have you ever dreamed of getting to…

New Yowamushi Pedal Stage Play Announced!

Hope you’re a big fan of Teshima & Aoyagi, Sugimoto (elder and younger), Koga, and Team SS (Kaburagi and Danchiku)–the supporting cast of Sohoku will finally be taking the stage in the next live Yowamushi Pedal Stage Play! According the Comic Natalie, the new stage opens in March of 2016 and will cover the beginning…

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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…