One Piece Oto Utage Stage Production Unveils 2 New Cast Visuals
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The official website for One Piece Oto Utage - Episode of East Blue, the stage production for Eiichiro Oda's One Piece manga and anime franchise, revealed two new cast visuals for the production on Wednesday.
The production will run at the Tokyo International Forum Hall C from August 12 to September 2.
The production will have performers on stage, but the anime's voice cast will voice the characters. The production's respective actors and voice actors include:
- Tsukasa Matsuura/Mayumi Tanaka as Luffy
- Takamitsu Fukuchi/Kazuya Nakai as Zoro
- Ryōhei Mori/Kappei Yamaguchi as Usopp
- Shōta Takasawa/Hiroaki Hirata as Sanji
- Misaki Ōkita/Akemi Okamura as Nami
The stage performance will portray the manga's East Blue story arc, and will have both musicians performing the music, as well as actors dancing and performing action scenes to portray the story. The performance will feature 35 cast members from both Japan and America.
Kōhei Tanaka, the composer for the anime, will handle the musical direction and arrangement for the stage production. Kahori Kanaya is directing the production, and is also in charge of organization and choreography.