New Rock Musical Bleach's Cast, Visual, Debut Date Revealed
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The official website of the of Rock Musical Bleach - Mō Hitotsu no Chijō (Rock Musical Bleach: Another Above Ground), the upcoming new installment of the rock musical adaptation of Tite Kubo's Bleach manga, revealed its cast, new visual, and debut date on Monday.
The main cast includes:
Chihiro Kai as Rukia Kuchiki
Tsubasa Sakiyama as Renji Abarai
Kōsuke Asuma as Gin Ichimaru
Kento as Izuru Kira
Shinichi Hashimoto as Hanatarō Yamada
Other cast members include:
- Ryōma Baba as Sōsuke Aizen
- Karen Miyama as Momo Hinamori
- Hiroki Ino as Byakuya Kuchiki
- Takaya Honda as Kaname Tōsen
- Zenitsu Hashimoto as Shūhei Hisagi
- Takato Nagata as Tōshirō Hitsugaya
- Yū Takahashi as Rangiku Matsumoto
- Shōta Kawakami as Kenpachi Zaraki
- Kōhei Shiota as Ikkaku Madarame
- Atsumi Matsubayashi as Yoruichi Shihōin
- Ayuka Kurachi as Suì-Fēng
- Yasuhiro Miyagawa
- Danki Sakae
- Yūki Hisada
- Kōtarō Kaji
- Kento Tokimatsu
- Yū Hasegawa
- Daiju Tsuji
The musical will debut at the AiiA 2.5 Theater Tokyo, running from July 28 to August 7, before moving to Kyoto Gekijō, where it will run from August 24 to 28. 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 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 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