George Asakura’s “Dance Dance Danseur” (ダンス・ダンス・ダンスール) male ballet dancer manga is confirmed to inspire a TV anime adaptation.
▍About “Dance Dance Danseur”
George Asakura started serializing the manga in Shogakukan’s Big Comic Spirits magazine in 2015. It has been collected into 19 tankōbon volumes and its 20th volumes will be released on April 12. The series has sold over 1.45 million copies.
The series follows Middle school student Jumpei who decides to relearn ballet, which he gave up when he was younger, on the invitation of transfer student Miyako, whose mother runs a ballet studio. Centered on Jumpei, whose talent gradually blooms, and other boys and girls who devote themselves to ballet is energetically drawn.