Footloose

Footloose
Theatre: Richard Rodgers
Status: Closed
(October 06, 1998 - July 02, 2000 )
  • Preview: October 6, 1998
  • Open: October 22, 1998
  • Close: July 2, 2000
Musical - New York Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 20mins

A new musical adapted by Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie from the 1984 film of the same name following a rebellious teenager who moves to a small middle-American town where dance is forbidden, and encourages his classmates to defy the local pastor and call for a rock'n'roll prom.

For The Record:

"Footloose" had its World Premiere at the Opera House at Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. on August 25th, 1998.

Total Gross: $37,134,917
Average Weekly Gross: $408,076
Total Gross Potential: 62%
Total Attendance: 780,117
Average Weekly Attendance: 80%

Staff & Creative Team

Associate Producer:

The Kennedy Center

General Manager:

Dodger Management Group

Casting Director:

Hughes Moss Casting

Advertising Representative:

Serino Coyne

Press Agent:

Boneau/Bryan-Brown

Production Stage Manager:

Steven Beckler

Music:

Tom Snow

Lyricist:

Dean Pitchford

Director:

Walter Bobbie

Choreographer:

AC Ciulla

Settings:

John Lee Beatty

Lighting:

Ken Billington

Sound:

Tony Meola

Orchestrations:

Danny Troob

Musical Director:

Doug Katsaros

Cast

Ren McCormack 10/06/1998 - 07/02/2000
Reverend Shaw Moore 10/06/1998 - 07/02/2000
Ariel Moore 10/06/1998 - 07/02/2000
Vi Moore  10/06/1998 - 04/09/2000
Ethel McCormack 10/06/1998 - 04/09/2000
Bickle 10/06/1998 - 04/09/2000