iDOL Street and Avex group Wa-suta (The World Standard) are coming to Anime North in Toronto, Canada! The group comprised of Sakamoto Hazuki (坂元 葉月), Hirokawa Nanase (廣川 奈々聖), Matsuda Miri (松田 美里), Kodama Ririka (小玉 梨々華), and Mishina Ruka (三品 瑠香) pencil themselves in for a concert at the Toronto Congress Centre’s Hall C on Saturday, May 25, 2019. This is Wa-suta’s first trip to Canada after previous performances outside Japan at Japan Expo Paris 2017, Japan Weekend Madrid 2018, Japan Expo Thailand 2017, 2018, 2019, and Kizuna 2018 in Vietnam. This concert is in association with J-rock North Promotions Inc. and Avex Management Inc.
The Wa-suta concert on May 25 has a 7:00 pm door time and will be free for all Anime North Saturday and Weekend Pass holders.
This story is still developing, and more details may be added on a future date.
For more official information/updates: Anime North 2019
The World Standard, stylized as Wa–suta (わーすた), is a 5-member group formed on March 29, 2015, as iDOL Street’s fourth idol group. The group’s image is described as a digital age idol generation that works towards the world to spread “kawaii japan idol” culture using social media and “real idol” activities. Wa-suta’s current lineup includes members Sakamoto Hazuki (坂元 葉月), Hirokawa Nanase (廣川 奈々聖), Matsuda Miri (松田 美里), Kodama Ririka (小玉 梨々華), and Mishina Ruka (三品 瑠香).
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Date: May 25, 2019 (Sunday)
Venue: The Toronto Congress Centre Hall C
650 Dixon Rd, Etobicoke, ON M9W 1J1, Canada
Doors open at 7:00 pm
Admission prices for Anime North 2019 are:
Adult Weekend single admissions are (children between 6-13 are half-price):
Weekend admissions: $60 CDN/USD
Adult prices for Single Day Only single admissions are (children between 6-13 are half price):
Friday Only: $35 CDN/USD
Saturday Only: $45 CDN/USD
Sunday Only: $35 CDN/USD
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