He continued, “Regarding the performance, Mizuki Itagaki will play the role of Tan Hasumi instead of Nijiro Murakami, and the performance will go ahead as planned.” We will do our best to deliver it.”
In addition, regarding the ticket refund due to the change of performers, he said, “I would like to ask for your understanding.” We apologize and once again ask for your understanding.”
“Stage Evangelion Beyond” is the opening work of the new theater “THEATER MILANO-Za” at Tokyu Kabukicho Tower, which will be born on the site of “Shinjuku Milano Theater”, which was called the sacred place of “Evangelion”. Actor Masataka Kubota (playing Soushi Watarimori) will play the leading role, and Shizukawa Ishibashi (playing Yuu Mizuho) and Tetsuji Tanaka (playing Masatsugu Sugo) will co-star.
On the same day, Murakami’s agency announced on its official website, “This time, our company’s actor Nijiro Murakami is scheduled to appear in the stage play ‘Evangelion Beyond’ which will be performed at THEATER MILANO-Za from May 2023. However, due to my mental and physical health problems, I decided to withdraw from the stage after discussing it with the people involved in the stage.”
“I would like to apologize from the bottom of my heart to all the people who were looking forward to the stage and to everyone involved. reported.
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