Fumito and Goseki takes on a classic play…
It was announced that A.B.C.-Z‘s Kawai Fumito and Goseki Koichi will star in Tezuka Osamu‘s “Faust~ai no kenshi tachi~” the musical together with actress Mita Yoshiko. The said musical is based from Tezuka’s “Faust” and “Hyaku Monogatari”; the Japanese version of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe‘s closet play Faust.
Kawai plays the role of a mediocre man transformed to a handsome hero- Heinrich Faust-after his contract with the devil, Mephisto. The said devil, Mephisto, aiming for Faust’s soul will be played by Mita. Goseki plays Fumito’s colleague or as Mephisto masquerading as a man.
“Faust~ai no kenshi tachi~” will start its run at Tokyo’s AiiA Theater on June 27th to July 7th and at Osaka’s Morinomiya Piloti Hall on July 12th to 13th.