The official website of the upcoming musical adaptation of Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion unveiled character visuals of the two lead casts, Ryotaro Akazawa as Suzaku Kururugi and Koji Kominami as Lelouch Lamperouge, on July 11, 2023.
Checkout the visuals below:
Other cast members include:
- Keisuke Kaminaga as Jeremiah Gottwald
- Chihiro Saito as Cornelia li Britannia
- Yasuharu Tsubokura as Gilbert G.P. Guilford
- Kazuma Yasui as Lloyd Asplund
- Yu Saotome as Kallen Stadtfeld
- Yuta Iiyama as Kaname Ohgi
- Shuya Sunagawa as Kyoshiro Todo
- Rimo Hasegawa as Shirley Fenette
- Ayana Kinoshita as Euphemia li Britannia
Yoshitani Kotaro will be directing the musical, with Sho Kubota handling the script.
Code Geass musical adaptation is scheduled to open at Kyoto Theater from Sep 16-18, 2023. It will then be performed at Sunshine Theater in Tokyo from Sep 23, 2023, to Oct 1, 2023.
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, often referred to simply as Code Geass, is a Japanese anime television series produced by Sunrise. It was directed by Goro Taniguchi and written by Ichirō Ōkouchi, with original character designs by Clamp.
Code Geass was broadcast in Japan on MBS from October 2006 to July 2007. Its sequel series, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2, ran as a simulcast on MBS and TBS from April to September 2008.
A three-part compilation film recapping the events of both anime series’ seasons—while also altering storylines for various characters and establishing an alternate universe was released between 2017 and 2018.
A new original film titled Code Geass Lelouch of the Re;surrection, taking place after the Zero Requiem of the film trilogy’s alternate universe, was released in theaters in February 2019. Code Geass: Z of the Recapture, an anime series set in the same alternate universe, was announced in December 2020 as part of a 10-year plan.