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Footloose G2K – Willow Bend Center of the Arts

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All performances through April 30 have been postponed to new dates. The new dates for this show can be viewed below. All tickets purchased remain valid for the production they were originally purchased for. One month prior to the new show dates, our staff will reach out to anyone who previously purchased a ticket with their new performance date. At that time, if you are not able to attend your new performance date, we will be happy to process an exchange to another performance or a gift certificate for a future performance. Thank you for your patience as we work to reschedule hundreds of performances over the next several months. We appreciate your generosity and support of NTPA.

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Updated Showtimes

Thursday, May 14, 7:30pm
Friday, May 15, 7:30pm
Saturday May 16, 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Sunday May 17, 2:30pm and 6:30pm

Synopsis

One of the most explosive movie musicals in recent memory bursts onto the live stage with exhilarating results. When Ren and his mother move from Chicago to a small farming town, Ren is prepared for the inevitable adjustment period at his new high school. What he isn’t prepared for are the rigorous local edicts, including a ban on dancing instituted by the local preacher, determined to exercise the control over the town’s youth that he cannot command in his own home. When the reverend’s rebellious daughter sets her sights on Ren, her roughneck boyfriend tries to sabotage Ren’s reputation, with many of the locals eager to believe the worst about the new kid. The heartfelt story that emerges is of a father longing for the son he lost and of a young man aching for the father who walked out on him. To the rockin’ rhythm of its Oscar and Tony-nominated top 40 score (the soundtrack album reached number one on the Billboard charts and has sold over 15 million copies!) and augmented with dynamic new songs for the stage musical, FOOTLOOSE celebrates the wisdom of listening to young people, guiding them with a warm heart and an open mind.

Credits

Stage Adaptation by Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie
Based on the original screenplay by Dean Pitchford
Music by Tom Snow
Lyrics by Dean Pitchford
Additional Music by Eric Carmen, Sammy Hagar, Kenny Loggins and Jim Steinman