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Welcome to the Ballroom
Ballroom e Yōkoso cover.jpeg
Cover of volume 1
ボールルームへようこそ
(Bōrurūmu e Yōkoso)
Genre Sports (Dancesport), Romance, Comedy
Manga
Written by Tomo Takeuchi
Published by Kodansha
English publisher
Demographic Shōnen
Magazine Monthly Shōnen Magazine
Original run December 2011 – present
Volumes 9 (List of volumes)
Anime television series
Directed by Yoshimi Itazu
Produced by Tetsuya Kinoshita
Written by Kenichi Suemitsu
Music by Yuki Hayashi
Studio Production I.G
Licensed by
Original network MBS, Tokyo MX, BS11, Gunma TV
Original run July 8, 2017 December 17, 2017
Episodes 24 (List of episodes)
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Welcome to the Ballroom (Japanese: ボールルームへようこそ, Hepburn: Bōrurūmu e Yōkoso) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tomo Takeuchi. It tells the prototypical story of an aimless Japanese youth named Tatara Fujita, who, after a chance encounter, is plunged into the world of competitive dancing. The series is licensed in North America by Kodansha Comics.[1] An anime television series adaptation by Production I.G premiered on July 8, 2017, with Amazon Video exclusively streaming the series worldwide.[a]

Plot[edit]

Third-year middle school student Tatara Fujita is a guy who has no plans for his future or dreams, but tries to find something he can pursue with his whole life. With him being bullied and extorted, he is saved from delinquents by a man named Kaname Sengoku, a motorcycle-riding dance instructor. Tatara is entered into the Ogasawara Dance Studio in which he is shown the ropes of the world of Competitive Ballroom Dancing.

Characters[edit]

Tatara Fujita (富士田多々良, Fujita Tatara)
Voiced by: Shinba Tsuchiya[2]
Tatara is a high school freshman. In his third year of middle school he did not know what he wanted to do in the future, nor had a hobby. He accidentally entered the Ogasawara Dance Studio after Sengoku saved him from the delinquents, and becomes hooked with dance. While he is difficult to be taught with words, Tatara is good at duplicating dance moves he has seen. He is currently partnered with Chinatsu.
Kiyoharu Hyōdō (兵藤清春, Hyōdō Kiyoharu)
Voiced by: Nobuhiko Okamoto[2]
A professional dancer and Shizuku's partner for 9 years, Hyōdō is a genius dancer who looks unmotivated at most times, but is serious when it comes to dance. His family owned a dance studio and his mother is the coach.
Shizuku Hanaoka (花岡雫, Hanaoka Shizuku)
Voiced by: Ayane Sakura[2]
A third-year middle school who goes to same school as Tatara and Hyōdō's dancing partner.
Chinatsu Hiyama (緋山千夏, Hiyama Chinatsu)
Voiced by: Chinatsu Akasaki[3]
A first-year high school student in Tatara's class. She is skilled at leading and is Tatara's partner.
Kaname Sengoku (仙谷要, Sengoku Kaname)
Voiced by: Toshiyuki Morikawa[2]
A 23-year-old champion dancer specializing in Latin. He took Tatara under his tutelage.
Gaju Akagi (赤城賀寿, Akagi Gaju)
Voiced by: Kentarō Tomita[4]
A Latin amateur dancer and a high school freshman. He always wanted to be Shizuku's dancing partner.
Mako Akagi (赤城真子, Akagi Mako)
Voiced by: Sumire Morohoshi[4]
A junior high school second year and Gaju's younger sister and dance partner. She was temporarily partnered with Tatara after her brother Gaju decided to partner with Shizuku.
Masami Kugimiya (釘宮正美, Kugimiya Masami)
Voiced by: Takahiro Sakurai[4]
Kugimiya Masami is one of the main characters,Tatara Fujita's rivals, and occasional training partners. His style of dancing can be described as elegant, strict, and "traditional" or old fashioned. He hides an insecure, sensitive, and overthinking personality behind his calm and contained persona. He trains under Marisa Hyoudou ever since he had his spine injury. Masami's dancing partner is Tamie Idogawa.
Marisa Hyōdō (兵藤マリサ, Hyōdō Marisa)
Voiced by: Yuko Kaida[4]
Kiyoharu's mother and a dance coach. She is a highly-regarded celebrity and trained her son and Shizuku to becoming elite dancers. She later becomes Tatara's coach when Chinatsu becomes his dance partner.
Tamaki Tsuburaya (円谷環, Tsuburaya Tamaki)
Voiced by: Mamiko Noto[5]
Owner of Ogasawara Dancing Studio.
Karen Banba (番場可憐, Banba Karen)
Voiced by: Yūki Kodaira[3]
An instructor at Ogasawara Dancing Studio.
Tomichika Jinbo (仁保友親, Jinbo Tomichika)
Voiced by: Chado Horī
An instructor at Ogasawara Dancing Studio.

Media[edit]

Manga[edit]

The manga began serialization by Tomo Takeuchi in Kodansha's Monthly Shōnen Magazine in the December 2011 issue.[6] The series went on hiatus in February 2016 due to the author's poor health, but returned in the February 2017 issue.[7] The series went on another hiatus for two months from December 2017 due to the author's health,[8] however, did not return during the expected timeframe, and was instead expected to return in April 2018.[9]

On March 21, 2016, Kodansha Comics announced that it has licensed the manga in English.[10] As of June 23, 2018, nine volumes have been released.

No.Japanese release dateJapanese ISBNEnglish release dateEnglish ISBN
1 May 17, 2012[11]ISBN 978-4063713299September 27, 2016[12]ISBN 978-1-63-236376-3
  • 1. "Welcome to Ogasawara Dance Studio" (小笠原ダンススタジオへようこそ, Ogasawara Dansu Sutajio e Youkoso)
  • 2. "Shadowing Basics" (シャドー・ベーシック, Shadō・Bēshikku)
  • 3. "Dance the Waltz" (ワルツを踊れ, Warutsu o Odore)
  • 2 July 17, 2012[13]ISBN 978-4-06-371339-8November 29, 2016[14]ISBN 978-1-63-236377-0
    • 4. "The Mikasanomiya Cup" (三笠宮杯, Mikasanomiya Hai)
    • 5. "Dancer's High" (ダンサーズ・ハイ, Dansāzu・Hai)
  • 6. "Partners" (パートナー, Pātonā)
  • 7. "Tatara on Stage" (たたらの舞, Tatara no Mai)
  • 3 November 16, 2012[15]ISBN 978-4-06-371354-1February 21, 2017[16]ISBN 978-1-63-236405-0
    • 8. "The Tenpei Cup" (天平 (てんぺい), Tenpei Hai)
    • 9. "Reality" (現実, Genjitsu)
    • 10. "Target" (ターゲット, Tāgetto)
  • 11. "The Flower and the Picture Frame" (花と額縁, Hana to Gakubuchi)
  • Extra Heat: "Ogasawara Dance Studio Girl Talk" (小笠原ダンススタジオガールズトーク, Ogasawara Dansu Sutajio Gāruzu Tōku)
  • 4 April 17, 2013[17]ISBN 978-4-06-371373-2March 21, 2017[18]ISBN 978-1-63-236406-7
    • 12. "Gaju Akagi" (赤城賀寿, Akagi Gaju)
    • 13. "Voltage" (ボルテージ, Borutēji)
    • 14. "Radiation" (伝播, Denpa)
  • 15. "Special Variation" (特別振り付け, Tokubetsu Furitsuke)
  • 16. "Judgment" (判定, Hantei)
  • 5 September 17, 2013[19]ISBN 978-4-06-371388-6May 23, 2017[20]ISBN 978-1-63-236407-4
    • 17. "You're Not Behind" (遅くない, Osokunai)
    • 18. "New Faces" (出会い, Deai)
    • 19. "Lessons" (レッスン, Ressun)
  • 20. "What a Weirdo" (変な子, Hen'na Ko)
  • 21. "Basic" (ベーシック, Bēshikku)
  • 6 April 17, 2014[21]ISBN 978-4-06-371413-5July 11, 2017[22]ISBN 978-1-63-236446-3
    • 22. "Snap the Lead" (男女逆転, Danjo Gyakuten)
    • 23. "Form Up" (結成, Kessei)
    • 24. "Give and Take" (譲歩の活路, Jōho no Katsuro)
  • 25. "So Sneaky" (ずるい, Zurui)
  • 26. "Know Thyself" (自覚せよ, Jikaku Seyo)
  • 7 November 17, 2014[23]ISBN 978-4-06-371450-0September 12, 2017[24]ISBN 978-1-63-236520-0
    • 27. "Advancing" (途上, Tojō)
    • 28. "Grand Prix" (グランプリ, Guran Puri)
    • 29. "Strange"
    • 30. "Awhirl on Four Legs" (4本足の眩暈, 4 Pon Ashi no Memai)
  • 31. "Karuizawa Training Camp" (軽井沢合宿, Karuizawa Gasshuku)
  • 32. "The Bucking Horse, Bridled" (気負けの荒馬, Kimake no Arauma)
  • Extra Heat: "What if We Genderswap the Leaders and Partners" (「リーダーとパートナーあべこべでどう組んだらいいんだよ!!」の巻, 「Rīdā to Pātonā Abekobe de dō Kundara īndayo!!」no Maki)
  • 8 October 16, 2015[25]ISBN 978-4-06-371468-5November 14, 2017[26]ISBN 978-1-63-236521-7
    • 33. "Blind" (ブラインド, Buraindo)
    • 34. "Self-Expression" (表現者, Hyōgen Sha)
  • 35. "The Tokyo Tournament" (都民大会, Tomin Taikai)
  • 36. "Entry No. 13" (背番号13, Sebangō 13)
  • 9 June 23, 2017[27]ISBN 978-4-06-392588-3January 30, 2018[28]ISBN 978-1-63-236580-4
    • 37. The Vase and the Keg of Beer (花瓶とビア樽, Kabin to Bia Taru)
    • 38. Chinatsu and Akira (千夏と明, Chinatsu to Akira)
    • 39. "Homecoming"
  • 40. Zero-Sum Game (ゼロ和ゲーム, Zero wa Gēmu)
  • 41. Common Ground (着地点, Ki Chiten)
  • 10November 20, 2018[29]ISBN 978-1-63-236581-1
    11ISBN 978-1-63-236582-8 [30]

    Anime[edit]

    It was announced in the February 2017 issue of the Monthly Shōnen Magazine that the series would receive an anime television series adaptation.[31] The series is directed by Yoshimi Itazu and written by Kenichi Suemitsu, with animation produced by Production I.G, character designs by Takahiro Kishida and music composed by Yuki Hayashi. Tetsuya Kinoshita produced the anime. It had its world premiere at the 2017 Anime Expo on July 2, 2017,[32] later premiering on MBS and other channels in July 8, 2017.[33] From episodes 1-11, Unison Square Garden performed the opening theme song "10% roll, 10% romance",[34] while Mikako Komatsu performed the ending theme song "Maybe the next waltz."[35] From episode 12 onwards, the opening theme song was "Invisible Sensation" by Unison Square Garden while the ending theme song is "Swing heart direction" by Mikako Komatsu.[36] Amazon began streaming the anime series on their now-defunct Anime Strike service in U.S. and on Amazon Video worldwide one day before the first episode aired in Japan, with the following episodes streamed as soon as they aired in Japan.[5] The series ran for 24 episodes.[37] The series is licensed by Ponycan USA in North America.[38]

    No. Title Original air date
    1 "Welcome to Ogasawara Dance Studio"
    "Ogasawara Dansu Sutajio e Yōkoso" (小笠原ダンススタジオへようこそ) 
    July 8, 2017[39]
    Tatara Fujita is a third year in middle school student with no plans for his future. As he heads home after being scolded by his teacher about having no future plans, he spots his crush Shizuku Hanaoka walking to a dance studio. Tatara heads towards the studio, but is attacked by bullies. A man on a motorcycle, Kaname Sengoku, walks up to and intimidates them, and forces Tatara to enter the dance studio with him. After finding out that Shizuku was a ballroom dancer, Tatara tries to dance with her but runs away after realising that he was nothing like Shizuku. Tatara returns to the dance studio the next day after viewing a pre-recorded dance competition featuring Kaname, but turns down the offer to join the dance studio due to financial issues. Kaname and Tamaki Tsuburaya decide to allow Tatara to make delayed payments after realising he had the confidence and motivation to become a professional dancer. Kaname decides to teach Tatara the Box, thinking he would pass out after twenty minutes, but Tatara ends up practising the Box for the entire night. 
    2 "Kiyoharu Hyodo"
    "Hyōdō Kiyoharu" (兵藤清春) 
    July 16, 2017[40]
    3 "Dance the Waltz"
    "Warutsu o Odore" (ワルツを踊れ) 
    July 23, 2017[41]
    4 "Dancer's High"
    "Dansāzu Hai" (ダンサーズ・ハイ) 
    July 30, 2017[42]
    5 "Partners"
    "Pātonā" (パートナー) 
    July 30, 2017[b][43]
    6 "Line of Dance"
    "Rain obu Dansu" (ライン・オブ・ダンス) 
    August 13, 2017[44][c]
    7 "The Tenpei Cup"
    "Tenpei Hai" (天平杯) 
    August 20, 2017[45][d]
    8 "Reality"
    "Genjitsu" (現実) 
    August 27, 2017[46]
    9 "A Flower in a Frame"
    "Hana to Gakubuchi" (花と額縁) 
    September 3, 2017[47]
    10 "Voltage"
    "Borutēji" (ボルテージ) 
    September 10, 2017[48]
    11 "Final Evaluation"
    "Hyōka" (評価) 
    September 17, 2017[49]
    12 "Encounters"
    "Deai" (出会い) 
    September 24, 2017[50]
    13 "Matchmaking"
    "Omiai" (お見合い) 
    October 1, 2017[51]
    14 "Formation"
    "Kessei" (結成) 
    October 8, 2017[52]
    15 "Taming a Wild Horse"
    "Jajaumanarashi" (じゃじゃ馬ならし) 
    October 15, 2017[53]
    16 "Four Legs"
    "Yonhon Ashi" (四本足) 
    October 22, 2017[54]
    17 "Performer"
    "Hyōgen-sha" (表現者) 
    October 29, 2017[55]
    18 "Entry #13"
    "Sebangō 13" (背番号13) 
    November 5, 2017[56]
    19 "Rivals"
    "Raibaru" ( (ライバル)) 
    November 12, 2017[57]
    20 "Friends"
    "Tomodachi" (友達) 
    November 19, 2017[58]
    21 "The Door"
    "Doa" ( (ドア)) 
    November 26, 2017[59]
    22 "Leader Partner"
    "Rīdā Pātonā" (リーダーパートナー) 
    December 3, 2017[60]
    23 "History and Evolution"
    "Dentō to Shinka" (伝統と進化) 
    December 10, 2017[61]
    24 "Welcome to the Ballroom"
    "Bōrurūmu e Yōkoso" (ボールルームへようこそ) 
    December 17, 2017[62]

    Reception[edit]

    It was nominated for the 6th Manga Taishō.[63] It was number nine on the 2013 Kono Manga ga Sugoi! Top 20 Manga for Male Readers survey.[64] It was placed seventh in Zenkoku Shotenin ga Eranda Osusume Comic 2013, a 2013 ranking of the top 15 manga recommended by Japanese bookstores.[65] It is nominated for the 8th Manga Taishō.[66] Volume 4 sold 53,892 copies in the week of April 14 to 20, 2013.[67]

    Note[edit]

    1. ^ However the world premiere was exclusively shown at Anime Expo 2017 where viewers got a first look into the anime.
    2. ^ Episodes 4 and 5 aired as an hour special.
    3. ^ Episode 6 was delayed on MBS to August 20, therefore Tokyo MX aired the episode on August 13 at 23:30.
    4. ^ Due to Episode 6 being delayed on MBS, Tokyo MX aired Episode 7 on August 20 at 23:30.

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