Footloose Pittsburgh Tickets
A story that has become iconic over the years, Footloose is a musical that is sure to get your feet tapping to the beat of the music. With an award nominated book by Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie and classic hits such as Almost Paradise, Let’s Hear It for the Boy, Holding Out for a Hero and Footloose, the musical is an unforgettable experience. It follows the story of a young rebellious teenager, Ren McCormack, who relocates to a small unknown town only to find out that dancing, his one true passion, is forbidden by law. As he brings about a change, McCormack and company finally loosen up their opposition. To watch the ultimate rock musical, purchase Footloose Pittsburgh tickets today.
Young love, groovy songs and some of the hottest dance moves around; Footloose is one of the most enjoyable musicals. The show debuted on Broadway in 1998 and since then has been entertaining audiences giving packed shows. The musical is based on the 1984 film of the same name that starred Kevin Bacon and following in the footsteps of the movie, the musical has become a smash hit sensation as well.
The book is written by Walter Bobbie and Dean Pitchford. Tom Snow has given the music and Dean Pitchford the lyrics. The musical largely follows the same storyline as the movie, with a little tweek here and there. Ren McCormack is a rebellious dance-loving teenage boy who moves to a small unknown town. He is horrified when he learns that this new town has a strict no dance or music policy. He goes head to head with the local authority figures, and tries to settle down into his new life, eventually winning over his classmates. Ultimately, he persuades the toughest of his opposition, Reverend Shaw Moore and convinces him to loosen up. A song and dance extravaganza, the musical is full of life and energy and is sure to leave the audience revitalized.
The musical has been nominated for four Tony Awards, including the awards for “Best Original Musical Score,” and “Best Book of a Musical.” Celebrating more than a decade of critical and commercial success, the musical is back on tour. To catch it live, purchase Footloose Pittsburgh tickets today.