Production images for the UK premiere of Back To The Future The Musical in Manchester have been released.
The highly anticipated stage adaptation of the classic 80s films features Broadway star Roger Bart (Desperate Housewives, Stepford Wives, The Producers) as ‘Doctor Emmett Brown’, Olly Dobson as ‘Marty McFly’, Hugh Coles as ‘George McFly’, Rosanna Hyland as ‘Lorraine Baines’ and Cedric Neal as ‘Goldie Wilson’.
The show, which opened to positive reviews last week, is scheduled to play until 17 May 2020 at the Opera House Manchester.
Back To The Future The Musical is directed by John Rando (Urinetown, On The Town) with design by Tim Hatley, choreography by Chris Bailey, illusions by Paul Kieve and musical supervision and vocal arrangements by Nick Finlow.
The musical has a book by Bob Gale, and features 16 new songs with music and lyrics by Emmy and Grammy Award-winning Alan Silvestri and six-time Grammy Award-winning Glen Ballard, with additional songs from the film including The Power of Love and Johnny B. Goode.
UPDATE 8 September 2020: Back To The Future: The Musical will premiere at the Adelphi Theatre in London’s West End from 14 May 2021.
Adelphi Theatre, London