Who: Concordia University Irvine Theatre Department. Directed by Lori Siekmann | Choreography by C. Tyson Garner | Music direction by Rob Blaney ’92 | Based on the original screenplay by Dean Pitchford.
What: Concordia University Irvine presents the theatre performance of Footloose.The explosive film has burst onto the stage in vivid musical color! Ren and his mother move to a small town where he faces strict laws – including a ban on dancing pushed by a preacher whose rebellious daughter has her eyes on Ren.
With a rockin’ rhythm of the Top 40 score, augmented with new songs for the stage musical, Footloose celebrates young people and the wisdom of guiding them with a warm heart and an open mind.
Tickets: $20 General Admission / $15 Seniors and Students; available to purchase online.
When: Thursday,January 24, 2013 – 7:30 pm
Friday, January 25, 2013 – 7:30 pm
Saturday, January 26, 2013 – 2:00 and7:30 pm
Sunday, January 27, 2013 – 2:00 pm
Where: Off campus at University High SchoolTheatre, 4771 Campus Drive, Irvine, CA 92612
Additional Information: Music by Tom Snow; lyrics by Dean Pitchford; stage adaptation by Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie. Additional music by Eric Carmen, Sammy Hagar, Kenny Loggins and Jim Steinman. Produced by special arrangement with Roger and Hammerstein Theatricals. More information about Concordia University Irvine’s arts programs, visit www.cui.edu/thearts.
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