It was announced that a Japanese popular manga comic and animation NARUTO will be shown as NARUTO’s Kabuki Play in August 2018, following the success of One Piece’s Kabuki Play.
NARUTO’s a story about Ninja(Japanese assassin) named Naruto Uzumaki. He battles against enemies with his colleagues Sasuke Uchiha and Sakura Haruno. Finally he becomes Hokage(A head of Ninja) he has been heading for. Though the story of Naruto has already ended, but the story of his son Bolt is in progress in a boys weekly cartoon magazine Shonen(Boy) Jump.
One Piece‘s the most popular and legendary manga comic and animation in Japan as of 2017. It’s about pirates leaded by Monkey D. Luffy so called Straw Hat Luffy, because he always wear the straw hat given by his superior he respects. The comic has set lots of records, and one of them is The Guinness World Records. 320 million copies of the manga comic has been sold all over the world as of 2015.
One Piece has become Kabuki Play since 2015, acted by one of young top Kabuki actors Ennosuke Ichikawa IV and his group members. It achieved a successful outcome. Following the success of One Piece’s Kabuki Play, NARUTO’s Kabuki Play has been launched.