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Footloose the Musical

Fri 13 October 2023, - Sun 22 October 2023,

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, Reverend Moore, determined to exercise the control over the town’s youth that he cannot command in his own home.

When the Reverend’s rebellious daughter, Ariel, 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 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.

Footloose tickets | Orange Civic Theatre | Ticketek Australia

Details

Start:
Fri 13 October 2023,
End:
Sun 22 October 2023,
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.orange.nsw.gov.au/event/footloose-1/

Other

Local government area
Orange
Artforms
Music, Theatre
Source
Sourced from listings, newsletters or community
Event contact details (phone/ email)
6393 8111

Venue

Orange Civic Theatre
Byng St
Orange, NSW 2800 Australia
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Phone
02 6393 8112
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