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Footloose

Footloose

by Tom Snow, Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie

Based on a Film, Dance

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Footloose

Footloose




A new musical based on the Paramount Pictures film of the same name.


Story:

When Ren McCormack moves to a small town where the local government has banned dancing and rock music, he leads his classmates around the law and Reverend Shaw Moore to have a real senior prom.


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Composer

Composer
Tom Snow

Lyricist

Lyricist
Dean Pitchford

Librettist

Librettist
Walter Bobbie



  • Premiere
  • 1984 Film
  • 2011 Film

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Richard Rodgers Theatre
Opening Night
Oct 22, 1998
Total Performances
709
Original Cast
Stephen Lee Anderson, Dee Hoty, Jeremy Kushnier, Jennifer Laura Thompson, Jim Ambler
Director
Walter Bobbie
Choreographer
A. C. Ciulla
Orchestrations
Danny Troob
Scenic Design
John Lee Beatty
Costume Design
Toni-Leslie James
Lighting Design
Ken Billington

1984 Film Version

Movie Name
Footloose
Type
Hollywood Musical
Director
Herbert Ross
Screenplay
Dean Pitchford
Starring
Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Dianne Wiest, Chris Penn, Sarah Jessica Parker, John Laughlin

2011 Film Version

Movie Name
Footloose
Type
Hollywood Musical
Director
Craig Brewer
Screenplay
Dean Pitchford, Craig Brewer
Starring
Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough, Dennis Quaid, Andie MacDowell, Miles Teller, Ray McKinnon, Patrick John Flueger





CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album

CD
1984 Motion Picture Soundtrack

CD
2011 Motion Picture Soundtrack


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Videos

DVD
1984 Hollywood Version DVD

Blu-Ray
1984 Hollywood Version Blu-Ray

DVD
2011 Hollywood Version DVD

Blu-Ray
2011 Hollywood Version Blu-Ray


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1999 Tony Award Nominations

Best Book of a Musical
Best Original Musical Score
Best Actress in a Musical - Dee Hoty
Best Choreography

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