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Death Note The Musical in Concert

Death Note The Musical in Concert

Performed at the lyric Theatre between 07 Sep, 2023 and 10 Sep, 2023

Based on the best-selling Japanese manga series of the same name by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, this ground breaking musical (Winner Best Musical, Korea Musical Awards) has a score by Frank Wildhorn (‘Jekyll & Hyde’, 4 years on Broadway, ‘Dracula’, ‘Bonnie & Clyde’) with lyrics by Jack Murphy and book by Ivan Menchell.

Light Yagami, a bright but dissatisfied high school student in Tokyo comes across a discarded notebook owned by Ryuk, a mythological god of death. Discovering he can kill anyone by just writing their names in the supernatural notebook, Light takes justice into his own hands by filling the notebook with names of the nation’s most wanted criminals. But a detective only known as “L” is soon tracking him down…


Frank WildhornSCORE
Ivan MenchellBOOK
Jack MurphyLYRICS
Nick WinstonDirector
Justin WilliamsSET DESIGN
Kimie NakanoCostume Design
Ben CracknellLighting Design
Ben HarrisonSound Design
Katy Richardson Musical Supervisor