Shinobu Ohtaka's Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic will be coming back again this summer with a new second stage musical called Magi the Musical -Balbadd Rhapsody- that fans are definitely going to enjoy! Magi the Musical -Balbadd Rhapsody- will pick up where last year's first musical left off, starting from the manga's Balbadd Arc. Plans are in place for a series of summer performances, including an after-show talk segment with the cast.
The musical has released an official trailer for the show that includes memorable moments from the first musical, as well as our first look at the new cast in costume for this summer's debut!
Check it out!
Yugo Miyajima (a member of the seven-member Japanese-Korean dance vocal unit ORβIT) and Hiroki Ino (Tenya Iida in the My Hero Academia stage plays) will return as Aladdin and Alibaba, respectively. Nana Okada will also be returning as Morgiana.
Check out a released visual for the performance below!
Magi the Musical -Balbadd Rhapsody- is scheduled to run June 11-15 at Tokyo's Shinagawa Prince Hotel Stellar Ball, and June 24-25 at Osaka's Morinomiya Piloti Hall.
Joining them will be new and returning cast members. Check out the list so far!
- Kasim: Daisuke Hirose (returning)
- Judal: Akito Teshima (returning)
- Ja'far: Shogo Yamazaki (new)
- Masrur: Masato Yoshihara (new)
- Kougyoku Ren: Mayu Tanaka (new)
- Ahbmad Saluja: Shinnosuke Machida (new)
- Sahbmad Saluja: Naruhito Murai (new)
- Sinbad: Yusuke Hirose (new)
- Ugo: Toshiyuki Morikawa (voice) (returning)
Director Kotaro Yoshitani (Revolutionary Girl Utena and BANANA FISH musicals) and scriptwriter/lyricist Sayaka Asai (Touken Ranbu musicals) will once again be teaming up for the production.
Let us know if you saw the first play and what your thoughts about the second musical are in the comments below!