The official web site for the tv anime of George Asakura‘s Dance Dance Danseur manga started streaming the present’s promotional video on Friday. The video reveals that 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 website additionally revealed a brand new visible, and two extra forged members. Kouki Uchiyama will play Ruō Mori and Kaede Hondo will play Miyako Godai.

Daiki Yamashita stars within the anime as protagonist Junpei Murao.

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 answerable for the collection 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 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 toddler, however in his second 12 months of center faculty, his father handed away and he determined he wanted to change into 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 sooner or later, a brand new switch pupil named Miyako Godai arrives in Junpei’s class, and her mom runs a ballet studio. Miyako realizes that Junpei is concerned with 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