Reborn! is getting a new stage play titled Katekyo Hitman Reborn! the STAGE – vs VARIA part Ⅰ-. The 2.5D play is currently ongoing in Japan, having made its debut last 14th June. But before that, the cast did a dress rehearsal, and Marvelous released several photos from that very dress rehearsal:
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NEEKO, Reborn’s seiyuu from the TV anime, will be returning to reprise her most iconic role as the legendary mafioso. Also returning is Ryouhei Takenaka who is once again playing Tsunayoshi Sawada from the first stage adaptation.
The staff also revealed other cast members, and they include Motohisa Harashima as Hayato Gokudera, Ryousuke Yamamoto as Takeshi Yamamoto, Teru Uesugi as Ryouhei Sasagawa, KIMERU as Lambo, and Yuuta Kishimoto as Kyouya Hibari. Every except for Motohisa Harashima are reprising their roles from the previous play. Harashima replaced Kousuke Kuwano for the role of Hayato Gokudera.
This new play is currently playing in Tokyo’s Theater 1010 from 14-23 June. It will then head to Osaka’s Kashiwara City Cultural-Riviere Hall from 27th-30th June. The previous play’s director, Maruichirou Maruo, will be returning not only to direct the play, but also pen its script.
Source: Marvelous press release