“Simple Speech Stage Play 'Touken Ranbu/Tomoshibi' Modification: The Memory of an Abortive Flower in the Age of Warfare” has been held at Shinagawa Prince Hotel Stella Ball in Tokyo. The comments from 8 casts of the swords and Nanami Hiroki, who played Hosokawa Gracia have arrived.
“Stage Play 'Toukenranbu'” (Also known as: Tousute”) is one of the media mix which is based on the game “Toukenranbu-ONLINE-“. This stage play has been held in the new form as a response to the spread of novel coronavirus. Wada Takuma, who played Kasen Kanesada, commented, “As an actor, I am grateful that an opportunity was provided for me to act in such situation”.
Moreover, the online streaming of the last stage has been decided at the video streaming service called DMM.com at Aug. 9, 2020 5:00 pm.
“Simple Speech Stage Play 'Touken Ranbu/Tomoshibi' Modification: The Memory of an Abortive Flower in the Age of Warfare” is currently held at Shinagawa Prince Hotel Stella Ball in Tokyo from Jul. 16, 2020.
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Wada Takuma: Playing Kasen Kanesada
As an actor, I am grateful that an opportunity was provided for me to act in such situation. Until the curtain of the last stage has descended, we will perform while being more alert to prevent the spread of the disease. In addition, I will do my best to play my role so that fans will think once again that the stage play “Touken Ranbu” is awesome.
Umezu Mizuki, playing Yamanbagiri Nagayoshi
I am glad that I could come back to the stage play “Touken Ranbu” after leaving it for a year. I can finally play on stage after waiting for a long time. I will deliver my overflowing passion to my fans, who are living in this current situation.
Sano Mashiro, playing Nikkari Aoe
I am honored to have an opportunity to participate in the stage play “Touken Ranbu”, which I have dreamed of. The practice required much care compared to any other practices I have experienced. I have much more passion and feel close to each other, although we need to keep distant from each other for safety. I will do my best to play the role in the stage play “Touken Ranbu”, while thanking for the opportunity itself, together with Nikkari Aoe. Please look forward for it.
Matsui Yuuho, playing Kikkou Sadamune
I once thought I have to give up on the stage play itself, after experiencing postponement and change in the script. Suemitsu-san and staff of the stage “Touken Ranbu” worked so hard to the point of holding the stage after dealing with several difficulties. We will inherit the stage play “Touken Ranbu” and overcome difficult time together. Please look forward to it.
Isaki Ryuujirou, playing Shishiou
I am currently very excited. This stage was produced with the direction by Suemitsu-san without giving up any factor from the original, while having limitations like a required social distance, and this was changed into the form of simple speech stage play. I am glad I could hold this safely. While wishing that this stage play can deliver warmth to the fans, who overcame current difficult situations, I will do my best to play my role on the stage.
Oomi Takuto, playing Kotegiri Gou
I am thankful of the opportunity to act as a Touken boy in the current situation. Although we could not have much practice time, but we concentrated on making it as good as possible, with the cooperation between staff and actors.
I am so happy that I could belong to such a wonderful group. We will keep an adequate distance between us. We struggled to provide safe environment for the audience through our practice and planning, so please enjoy the stage play from the bottom of the heart! I will enjoy the stage play, too! Now, stage will begin!
Tsukamoto Ryou, playing Kokindenjunotachi
This is the first time for me to participate in the stage play “Touken Ranbu”. I was very nervous to participate in such a popular work, but I could stand on the stage with the support from many people. I will do my best until the last moment with thanks to all of you.
Please look forward to Kokindenjunotachi who I play!
Hoshimoto Yuzuki, playing Jizou Yukihira
I am honored to be the part of world of Tousute. Although the original plan cannot be held because of novel coronavirus, but I am certain that we could deliver the stage of “miracle” by doing our best. I will deliver the a flower of miracle to all audience. I will do my best to fulfill my role.
Nanami Hiroki, playing Hosokawa Gracia
I felt again that the stage play “Touken Ranbu” is loved by many, many people. I could spend the wonderful moments with staff and other casts, although practice was tough. I felt energize by the voice of the supporting fans. I will do my best to play Hosokawa Gracia until the last moment, in order to deliver a wonderful time to all fans and supporters of the work.
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