The official web site for the tv anime of George Asakura‘s Dance Dance Danseur manga introduced 4 extra forged members on Friday.
Kōtarō Nishiyama as Yamato Takura, the Shiga-born third-year center college scholar within the boys’ summer season college of the Oikawa Haruka Ballet School
Misato Fukuen as Natsuki Oikawa, a sixth-grade elemenary college scholar within the ballet college of Oikawa Haruka Ballet Company (run by her mom)
Jun Inoue as Kotobuki Himenokōji, a scholar within the boys’ summer season college of the Oikawa Haruka Ballet School
Daiki Yamashita stars within the anime as protagonist Junpei Murao. Kouki Uchiyama performs Ruō Mori, and Kaede Hondo performs Miyako Godai.
Munehisa Sakai (Zombie Land Saga) is directing the anime at MAPPA, and Yoshimi Narita (My Senpai Is Annoying, Our love has at all times been 10 centimeters aside.) is accountable for the sequence scripts. Hitomi Hasegawa (Twittering Birds Never Fly: The Clouds Gather animation director) is designing the characters. Naoya Homan is the dance choreographer, and Hajime Ohtani is the ballet technical director with ballet animation administrators Tsuyoshi Kuwahara and Atsushi Ogasawara. MICHIRU is composing the music.
YUKI will carry out the opening theme music “Narihibiku Kagiri” (As Long because it Reverberates), and rock band Hitorie will carry out the ending theme music “Kaze, Hana” (Wind, Flower).
The anime will premiere within the Super Animeism programming block on MBS, TBS, and 26 different channels on April 8. The present will stream in Japan solely on Disney+‘s Star content material hub. The undertaking marks the primary time a manga by Asakura is getting an anime.
The manga centers on Junpei Murao, who was fascinated with ballet as a baby, however in his second 12 months of center college, his father handed away and he determined he wanted to grow to be extra “masculine,” and he gave up on his aspirations. While nonetheless having an attachment to ballet, he takes up the martial artwork of Jeet Kune Do, and turns into fashionable in his class. Then someday, a brand new switch scholar named Miyako Godai arrives in Junpei’s class, and her mom runs a ballet studio. Miyako realizes that Junpei is thinking about ballet, and invitations him to do ballet collectively.
Asakura (A Perfect Day for Love Letters, Piece of Cake, Drowning Love) launched the manga in Shogakukan‘s Weekly Big Comic Spirits journal in 2015, and is ongoing.
Sources: Dance Dance Danseur anime’s website, Comic Natalie