New Rock Musical Bleach Will Center on 'Soul Society Arc'
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The upcoming new installment of the rock musical adaptation of Tite Kubo's Bleach manga revealed its title and plot details on Monday. The full title of the play is Rock Musical Bleach - Mō Hitotsu no Chijō (Rock Musical Bleach: Another Above Ground).
The play will be based on Rock Musical Bleach - The All, the fifth rock musical that ran in 2008. The story will be based on the "Soul Society Arc" from the manga.
The musical will run at the AiiA 2.5 Theater Tokyo and Kyoto Gekijō this summer. Yasuyuki Tsutsumi (scriptwriter for One Piece 3D: Mugiwara Chase, One Piece Episode of Luffy: Hand Island no Bōken) will direct the musical and write the script. The cast will be announced at a later date.
The first Bleach Rock Musical play opened in August 2005, and the last play in the series, Shinsei Rock Musical Bleach REprise, opened in August 2012. The various plays have drawn approximately 180,000 people.
Source: Comic Natalie