Footloose - The Musical, Gareth Gates, Maureen Nolan
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Footloose - The Musical, Gareth Gates, Maureen Nolan

at Tyne Theatre & Opera House, Newcastle upon Tyne
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Worldwide smash hit musical Footloose: The Musical will burst back onto the stage in 2016, playing at Tyne Theatre & Opera House from Tuesday 12th to Saturday 16th July 2016 as part of a major new UK Tour.

Based on the 1984 screen sensation starring Kevin Bacon, Footloose: The Musical tells the story of city boy Ren, who has to move to a rural backwater in America where dancing is banned. All hell breaks out as Ren breaks loose and soon has the whole town up on its feet. Featuring classic 80s hits including Holding Out for a Hero,Almost Paradise, Let’s Hear it for the Boy and the unforgettable title track, Footloose: The Musical is set to take the world by storm once again in this brand new production, bursting with youthful spirit, dazzling dance and electrifying music.

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Footloose - The Musical

Footloose - The Musical appearing at this event

Based on the popular movie Footloose which starred Kevin Bacon, this musical tells the story of city boy Ren who moves to small town America where dancing is banned. The show is packed full of electrifying dancing and classic eighties hits including: Out For A Hero, Almost Paradise, Let's Hear It For The Boy and the title track Footloose. Pulsating with energy this fast paced musical gets audiences on their feet.

See Footloose - The Musical tour dates

Gareth Gates

Gareth Gates appearing at this event

In 2002 Gareth was famously runner up to Will Young in the UK's first Pop Idol. Instead of disappearing into 'Pop Oblivion', he carved out a very successful career for himself, having hits and travelling worldwide. In the UK alone, he sold 3.5 million records, released 3 albums and had 4 number 1 singles. In 2009 Gareth auditioned and impressed Sir Cameron MackIntosh and accepted the role of Marius, in the 25th anniversary tour of Les Miserables. He has since performed a successful 'Boogie Nights' concert tour with the legendary Osmonds and he continues a successful career in musical theatre.

See Gareth Gates tour dates

Maureen Nolan

Maureen Nolan appearing at this event

Best known for her success as part of one of Europe's first 'girlbands' The Nolans. More recently, Maureen has been carving out a successful solo career which, as well her two year stint in the West End with Blood Brothers, has included major UK tours of 'Mum's The Word', 'Stardust' and 'Girl's Behind', as well as numerous performances in pantomime throughout the UK.

See Maureen Nolan tour dates

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Tyne Theatre & Opera House

105-119 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 4AG

Disabled Booking:
0191 243 1171

Footloose - The Musical, Gareth Gates, Maureen Nolan image © Gareth Gates

Tyne Theatre & Opera House

105-119 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 4AG

Disabled Booking:
0191 243 1171

Footloose - The Musical, Gareth Gates, Maureen Nolan image © Gareth Gates