In 2022, Studio Ghibli (Studio Ghibli) Spirited Away The first live theater adaptation will be made.
This is Studio Ghibli’s first film to be adapted on stage. In 2013, Studio Ghibli (Studio Ghibli) cooperated with Whole Hog Theatre (Whole Hog Theatre) Live recording Princess MononokeThe play was staged at the New Diorama Theatre in London.
This time, Tony and Olivier Prize winner John Cade (Les Misérables, Nicholas Nickleby, Daddy Long Legs) Will personally control the adaptation.
As. .And be known Chiyo Chihiro In Japan, Spirited Away It was released in 2001 and is very popular in Japan.
“For the first time in history, I am very excited and honored to work. Stage of adaptation Chiyo Chihiro“, Caird (Caird) said in an official statement. “For many years, I have considered Miyazaki to be one of the outstanding geniuses of the world film industry and the greatest supporter of the animation format in history. “
“I have to spend a thousand hours to work Chiyo Chihiro And look forward to spending thousands of dollars more. “He said.
Both Shenshiping with Kanna Hashimoto It was premiered by the Double Crown.Mone may be known for his work in anime your name Hashimoto has appeared in many movies and TV series.
“We Hayao and I like John’s vision. He is our trustworthy person,” said Toshio Suzuki of Studio Ghibli. “I look forward to seeing Chihiro grow under his guidance.”
“When I give him a No-Face, I can tell from his happy face how much he admires the story Piggy bank,Suzuki added.
Stage version Spirited Away It will premiere at the Imperial Theater in Tokyo, Japan in February 2022 and will last until March.Production will Travel to Osaka (April), Fukuoka (May), Sapporo (June) and Nagoya (June and July).