Fifth "Haikyu!!" Stage Play "Giant in The Beginning" Reveals Main Visual, Performance Schedule
Following the teaser visual introducing Kenta Suga who is set to reprise his role as the protagonist Shoyo Hinata, the official website for “HYPER PROJECTION ENGEKI HAIKYU!!” revealed a main visual featuring Suga and Tatsuya Kageyama as Tobio Kageyama, along with the performance schedule that will run through five cities from April to June 2018. General sales of the tickets will begin on March 25, 2018.
The stage play adaptations based on Haruichi Furudate’s volleyball-themed sports manga Haikyu!! launched in November 2015, and the fifth play is based on the early episodes in the “Spring High Preliminary Arc,” told in the manga’s 11th to 23rd volumes, including Karasuno High’s games against Jozenji High and Wakutani Minami High.
Tokyo (Nippon Seinenkan Hall): April 28-May 6, 2018
Hyogo (Amashin Arcaic Hall): May 12-13, 2018
Fukuoka (Fukuoka Convention Center 3F Main Hall): May 18-20, 2018
Miyagi (Tagajyou Civic Center Big Hall): May 23-25, 2018
Osaka (Orix Theater): June 1-3, 2018
Tokyo Encore (Tokyo Dome City Hall): June 8-17, 2018
“Hyper Projection Engeki Haikyu!! Hajimari no Kyojin” main visual
Meanwhile, the DVD/Blu-ray of the fourth play “Shinka no Natsu/The Summer of Evolution” (performed in
September-October 2017) is confirmed to be released on March 14, 2018. Watch the PV below.
Source: Kyodo Medias press release
© Haruichi Furudate/Shueisha, Hyper Projection Engeki “Haikyu!!” Production Committee Photo by Shunsuke Watabe