Aspiring actress carrying family legacy in anime premiering on July 3
The official website for the television anime of Kumiko Saiki‘s Kageki Shoujo!! manga began streaming its fourth character promotional video on Tuesday. The video highlights the character Kaoru Hoshino, voiced by Yō Taichi. Kaoru has both a grandmother and mother from Kouka Kageki High School, and works hard to live up to expectations to be an otokoyaku (female actor who plays male roles).
The publisher Seven Seas Entertainment describes the story:
Like the Takarazuka Revue, the young women who go to the arts academy Kouka Kageki High School play all the parts of musical theater, be they female or male. Narada Ai is a jaded former idol performing female roles—her roommate, playing male roles, is bright-eyed country girl…