Footloose the Musical
Presented by Newport Independent Schools
Show Dates and Time:
Thursday, April 19 at 7:00 pm
Friday, April 20 at 7:00pm
Sunday, April 22 Matinee at 2:00pm
Newport High School Auditorium
The show is based on the iconic 1984 movie starring Kevin Bacon. The musical was created using the songs from the famous soundtrack with a few originals added in. It first opened on Broadway in New York City in 1998 and ran for two years and played over 700 shows before closing.
Footloose the Musical will include 28 cast members from 7th to 12th grade. The lead role of Ren McCormick is played by NHS senior Drevon Jones. Nine other seniors also grace the stage with their final performance at NHS as well.