News Lucky Star Live Concert at Renowned Budōkan Arena
posted on 2009-02-05 05:36 EST by Egan Loo
The official website for the Lucky Star anime franchise has announced on Wednesday that a "Lucky Star in Budōkan: Anata no tame dakara" live concert will take place at Tokyo's renowned Nippon Budōkan arena on March 29. Most of the voice cast except for Aya Endo is scheduled to appear.
The linup includes Aya Hirano (Konata Izumi), Emiri Katō (Kagami Hiiragi), Kaori Fukuhara (Tsukasa Hiiragi), Shizuka Hasegawa (Yutaka Kobayakawa), Minori Chihara (Minami Iwasaki), Kaoru Mizuhara (Misao Kusakabe), Mai Aizawa (Ayano Minegishi), Kaori Shimizu (Hiyori Tamura), Nozomi Sasaki (Patricia Martin), Konomi Maeda (Nanako Kuroi), Saori Nishihara (Yui Narumi), Hiromi Konno (Akira Kogami), and Minoru Shiraishi (Minoru Shiraishi). On Thursday, the website hinted that additional "special guests" are slated to appear, with more details to come soon.
The Budōkan is world-famous for hosting large-scale events such as The Beatles' Japanese debut and the Cheap Trick concert that provided the hit live recording of "I Want You to Want Me." Yukari Tamura, Hekiru Shiina, and Nana Mizuki are among the few voice actreses to have performed solo concerts at the arena.
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