The Akatsuki no Yona Stage Review

Last week, Anime on Stage had the opportunity to watch opening night of the Akatsuki no Yona stage play. Here are our first impressions! First of all, this was at the EX Theater Roppongi, which was a beautiful theater a very convenient walk from the station (unlike the Roppongi Blue Theater where we saw Bouei-bu,…

Dance with Devils The Musical: Review

Last night, Gali and Corinna were lucky enough to attend the Dance With Devils live musical at Tokyo’s AiiA Theater. What did we think of the show? Read on and find out! Note: If you’ve seen the anime or played the game, the only real spoilers are about the new characters that were added. If…

Super Dangan Ronpa 2 The Stage Review

Written by Ebi Not having seen the stage adaptation for the first Super Dangan Ronpa I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect from this sequel stage, especially considering how poorly the anime was adapted for SDR. Limited time frame and the further limitations a live stage pose had me cautiously optimistic about seeing this live…

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…

Hyper Projection Engeki Haikyuu!!

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…

touken ranbu the musical

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….