The official website for the stage musical adaptations of Hidekaz Himaruya‘s Hetalia – Axis Powers manga announced the third musical’s title and cast on Thursday. The musical is titled Hetalia ~in the new world~. Gaku Takamoto, pictured below, is joining the cast as Prussia.
The cast members returning from the second musical are as follows:
Ryōki Nagae (Legend of the Galactic Heroes, Satomi Hakkenden) as Italy
Ryūko Isogai as America
Daisuke Hirose as England
Juri as France
Yūki Yamaoki as Russia
Taishi Sugie as China
In addition, Takuya Kikuchi (also known as ROU, pictured below) is returning from the first musical as Austria.
Yūsei Naruse (Yowamushi Pedal, Diabolik Lovers stage plays) is again writing the script for the musical, and Kōtarō Yoshitani (Sengoku Musou, Amnesia, Bakumatsu Rock stage plays, Alice in the Country of Hearts musical, La Corda d’Oro Blue Sky musical) is returning to direct. tak is again composing the music and MAMORU is again handling choreography.
The musical will run from July 15-17 at NHK Osaka Hall in Osaka, and then from July 21-August 2 at Theatre 1010 in Tokyo.