Blue Interval Manga Will get Stage Play
Kodansha introduced on Friday that Tsubasa Yamaguchi‘s The Blue Interval. manga is getting a stage play adaptation. The play will run at The Galaxy Theatre in Tokyo from March 25 by April 3.
The play stars Kurumu Okamiya as Yatora Yaguchi (pictured above). Different solid members embody:
- Natsuki Ōsaki as Yotasuke Takahashi
- Shōgo Tazuru as Haruka Hashida
- Karin Takahashi as Maki Kuwana
- Asumi Kikuchi as Maru Mori
- Sayaka Okamura as Masako Saeki
- Yūta Tachibana as Koigakubo
- Hayato as Utashima
- Ikuma Miyagi as Sumida
- Dai Hosho as Mayu Ōba
Kaori Miura is directing the play and Masafumi Hata is writing the script.
Kodansha Comics is publishing the manga in English, and it describes the story:
Yatora is the right highschool scholar, with good grades and plenty of mates. It is a simple efficiency, and, finally … a boring one. However he wanders into the artwork room sooner or later, and a lone portray captures his eye, awakening him to a sort of magnificence he by no means knew. Compelled and consumed, he dives in headfirst—and he is about to find out how savage and unforgiving artwork may be!
A tv anime adaptation had an advance debut on Netflix in Japan on September 25, earlier than premiering on on October 1 on tv. Netflix started streaming the anime outdoors of Japan on October 9, with weekly new episodes.
Yamaguchi launched the manga in Kodansha‘s Afternoon journal in June 2017. Kodansha revealed the manga’s eleventh compiled guide quantity on September 22. Kodansha Comics revealed the fourth quantity in English on August 17.
The manga gained the thirteenth Manga Taisho awards in 2020, and was nominated for the awards the earlier yr. The collection was additionally nominated for the twenty fourth Annual Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in February 2020, and in addition ranked at #14 on the Kono Manga ga Sugoi! male readers checklist in December 2019, and ranked #15 on the identical checklist in December 2020. The manga additionally gained the Finest Normal Manga award within the forty fourth annual Kodansha Manga Awards in 2020.