BigBadToyStore.com - Toys, Action Figures, Vintage Toys, and Collectibles
Slam Dunk Manga's Stage Play Planned


Osamu Kogure, a stage play actor, posted a blog entry which states that a stage play inspired by the Slam Dunk basketball manga is under consideration. But instead of an actual theater, the play would use a gymnasium.

If ever the play would push through, it will cast actors as well as top athletes through the Japan Basketball Association. They would be installing a screen in the gym to play pictures of Slam Dunk scenes with a soundtrack using voice actors. A live band will also be featured playing an entirely new score.

The Slam Dunk manga is one of the reasons why basketball became popular in Japan, and with that, JBA awarded original author Takehiko Inoue a special commendation.

Slam Dunk tells the story of Hanamichi Sakuragi, a delinquent freshman student who were rejected by girls fifty times. He then get attracted to Haruko Akagi, the sister of the basketball club captain Takenori Akagi, and introduces him to his first ever sport, basketball. And to get close to her, he decided to join the Shohoku basketball club.

via Anime News Network

Categories: , , ,
Disclaimer:
All images and videos here are property of their respective owners and used for reference purpose only. We claim no rights to it unless otherwise stated.
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
0 Responses
Play-Asia.com - Buy Video Games for Consoles and PC - From Japan, Korea and other Regions
  • Advertisement

    Recent Posts

    Blog Archive

    Site Statistics