Ghibli Musical Program Will Run on NHK’s International Station

NHK’s international broadcast station NHK World-Japan will air the Ghibli no Uta program on February 17. The 45-minute musical is hosted by actor Ryunosuke Kamiki and features performances by child actress Miu Arai, male idol group King & Prince, violinist Ryū Gotō, singer Kazumi Nikaidō, Ghibli composer Joe Hisaishi, singer Daisuke Yokoyama, and the band Little Glee Monster. Miyu Irino narrated the program.

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Ghibli no Uta initially premiered last summer and shares its name with the Studio Ghibli no Uta compilation CD collection. The rebroadcast, this time on the NHK World-Japan station, will make the program available for international viewers in English. The station is offered in the U.S., Canada, and other countries through various providers.

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