Footloose: The Musical - Based on the Hit Film
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The last date listed for Footloose was Sunday April 15, 2012 / 2:00pm.
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First comes the lonesome rumble of guitars ... and then the rolling thunder of footsteps, initially faint, then quickly accelerating until the floor shakes. Surely, flamenco is a force of nature -- how else could it inspire such awe and excitement? No act is more exciting than Flamenco: A Touch of Spain. Dedicated to both the traditional and "nuevo flamenco" styles, this music and dance ensemble incorporates flute, bass, percussion, guitar and skilled dancers. Try and keep from dancing yourself as this upbeat and accessible group plays the Maplewood Performing Arts Theatre. Learn More
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Featured review from Patricia Wasson Stark
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This was an enjoyable play. It was fun and light hearted.
If you go to see the performance, please bring shoes for the less fortunate. I didn't know they were collecting them or I would have brought a brand new pair that I find a little too tight for me.
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My husband and I love live theatre, so we were excited to attend Footloose. The kids in the show were great--so much spirit and enthusiasm for their roles. The auditorium was small, so there really was no problem with having a seat where I...continued
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, determined to exercise the control over the town’s youth that he cannot command in his own home. When the reverend’s rebellious daughter 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.
Footloose is recommended for ages 13 and above. There is some swearing and content matter typical of what you would find in a PG-13 rated movie.