Artistic Director Bobbie talks about the current season and future upcoming videos in this month’s Director’s Podium.
Happy Birthday to our very first original character: Shoumi, the magical conductor! Originally a flautist, the New York native dreams of becoming the conductor of a professional symphony orchestra. Check out her stats:
Name: Shoumi (笑美 / しょうみ)
Birthday: November 30
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 5’2″ / 158cm
Blood Type: B
Favorite Japanese Food: Sukiyaki
Favorite American Food: Tacos
Profession: Symphony Conductor
Magical Power: Manipulation
Favorite Composer: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Shoumi can manipulate the space and people around her using the power of music – a perfect skill for a conductor! This character was drawn by the very talented Joko JMC!
Join her and iTSO in our end-of-season concert JUST MAGIC: Music of the Magical Girls coming to New York and San José, CA in May 2017!
This week, we start a new series starring one our board members, Erin Whelan in Erin’s Wearins: Diary of a Cosplay Creator. Erin’s on-going video diary will document her excitement, struggles, passion, and technique in creating our cosplay outfits for various videos and concerts. She not a pro but don’t call her amateur!
Follow Erin this week and next as week travels to feudal Japan to create outfits for InuYasha and Kagome from the anime series InuYasha for our upcoming video tribute (debuting Tues. September 27th)
We love you EW!