The official website of Yu Yu Hakusho has announced that the stage play adaptation for the Yu Yu Hakusho manga, written by Yoshihiro Togashi, is set to be performed in Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto in December 2020.
The tickets for the play can be purchased in advance, starting from September 20 to October 4.
The stage play adaptation for Yu Yu Hakusho is the second of its kind, as the first stage play ran from August 8 to September 22 2019, in Tokyo, Osaka, Fukuoka, and Aichi. The tickets for all the 26 performances were sold out.
All the main cast members from the first show are confirmed to reprise their roles. Chūji Mikasano, Kakorion and Hirofumi Araki (also cast as Koenma) from the first show will be joining as co-directors.
The schedules for the stage play, Yu Yu Hakusho: Chapter 2 are as follows:
* December 4 - 15, 2020: Shinagawa Prince Hotel Stellar Ball (Tokyo)
* December 18 - 20, 2020: COOL JAPAN PARK OSAKA WW Hall (Osaka)
* December 23 - 30, 2020: Kyoto Theater (Kyoto)
Yu Yu Hakusho is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshihiro Togashi. The manga was originally serialized in Shueisha's Weekly Shōnen Jump from December 1990 to July 1994. The series consists of 175 chapters collected in 19 tankōbon volumes. Yu Yu Hakusho has sold more than 50 million copies in Japan alone, making it one of Weekly Shonen Jump's best-selling manga series. The Yu Yu Hakusho anime adaptation, consisting of 112 episodes, aired from October 10, 1992, to January 7, 1995.