Black Butler‘s Jack the Ripper arc will finally be getting its much needed live action stage play adaptation, and its latest visual has just been released and it features the cast in costume ready for the play.
Yuuya Matsushita will be reprising his role as the “Black Butler”, Sebastian Michaelis while 13-year old Nayuta Fukuzaki will be playing the role of Sebastian’s master, Ciel Phantomhive.
Takeuya Uehara will also be reprising his role as Grell Sutcliff while Madame Red will be played by Akane Liv.
Yuusuke Hirose will be playing Charles Phipps while Motohiro Oota will be playing Charles Grey.
Meanwhile, Araki Hirufumi has been added to the cast and he will be playing Lau
This will be the third Black Butler stage musical and it will be shown in the Roppongi Blue Theater in Tokyo from September 5-23, 2014 before heading over to Osaka’s Umeda Arts Theater from October 2-5, 2014. Advance ticket sales for the Tokyo shows will begin on July 27, 2014 and will cost 8,500 yen per ticket. The Osaka shows will have their advanced ticket sales begin on August 3, 2014 and each ticket will cost 8,800 yen.
Source: Comic Natalie
New Visuals for the latest Black Butler live action stage play show the cast in full costume