Back to the Future is a musical with music and lyrics by Alan Silvestri and Glen Ballard and a book by Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale , adapted from their original screenplay. Based on the film of the same name , the show features original music alongside hits from the film, including " The Power of Love " and " Johnny B. Goode ". The show stars Olly Dobson, playing the role of screen star Michael J. During a question and answer session at a DeLorean convention, Bob Gale said that " It seems like Back to the Future would make a great Broadway show.
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Stay tuned for more information about when tickets to Back to the Future will be on sale. But before he can return to , Marty must make sure his high school-aged parents fall in love in order to save his own existence. Back To The Future will open at Manchester Opera House before a West End transfer, with details on venue, a performance schedule and an opening date to be announced. To get the latest news, reviews, interviews, new show alerts and ticket offers, sign up to our weekly newsletter. Skip to main content.
Fans of pop culture phenomenon Back to the Future strapped themselves in for one of the first performances of the new musical version in Manchester this week. The pair had driven to Manchester from their home in Tavistock, Devon, to stay the night to see the musical, which Maria had secretly booked in July and given to Steve for Christmas. He cried when he opened it! Also in the queue was Charlie Senter, 29, who watched the movie as a kid and said that, because he loved the film so much, he was determined to go into the musical with an open mind. Like [the DeLorean car travelling at] 88mph — how are they going to realise that on stage? The way they introduced Doc Brown! And George McFly was great! And the end is just — wow. Grace Thornton, who had treated herself to the show as an early 25th birthday present, said that, while not everything from the movie could realistically be reenacted on stage, and some parts had to be omitted or changed, fans of the movie would love it.