Great Scott! Roger Bart, whose positive Covid test kept him from opening night earlier this month, is once again bringing his 1.21 gigawatts of zany energy to Doc Brown. I went back to Back to the Future to see Bart in action (after catching his understudy Mark Oxtoby), and, in both versions of the time-space-actor continuum, enjoyed a show that is, indisputably, a fantastic night out.This West End musical incarnation of the 1985 movie is over a decade in the making, following lengthy...
Back to the Future: The Musical Tickets
Back to the Future: The Musical Information
Grab your skateboard. Stock up on plutonium. Turn the ignition on your DeLorean. Back to the Future: The Musical tickets are available on London Theatre now.
Based on the iconic 1985 film starring Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd, Back to the Future The Musical brings the beloved movie to the stage. Expect 1.21 gigawatts of music with the film’s popular hits like “The Power of Love" and “Johnny B. Goode,” as well as new songs like “This One’s for the Dreamers.”
It’s 1985. Marty McFly just wants to ride around town on his skateboard. When his friend and experimental scientist Dr. Emmett Brown reveals his latest invention, a time-travelling DeLorean, Marty finds himself caught in a high-speed chase that accidentally lands him back in 1955.
Once he’s there, he meets his high school-aged parents, but his meddling with time begins to threaten his own existence. Marty finds Doc Brown and together, they bend the rules of time to save each other. Can they reach 88 miles per hour?
Tim Lutkin’s futuristic lighting design, Chris Fisher’s state-of-the-art illusions and Finn Ross’s video design add to the stage magic. Watch Doc Brown climb up the clock tower in the thrilling final moments. If you’re lucky, you may even see the DeLorean in action. Don't miss Back to the Future in London.
Who wrote the Back to the Future musical?
The Back to the Future film screenwriters, Bob Gale and Robert Zemeckis, who also directed the trilogy, co-created the musical. Gale contributed the show’s book alongside Glen Ballard and Alan Silvestri, who wrote original music and lyrics. John Rando directs the production, with choreography by Chris Bailey.
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Relaxed Performance: Sunday 12 March 2023
Signed Performance: Sunday 2 April 2023
Audio Described Performance: Sunday 23 April 2023
Captioned Performance: Sunday 14 May 2023
2 hours 40 minutes (incl. interval)
August 20th, 2021
August 20th, 2021
July 21st, 2024
6+. Anyone under the age of 16 has to be accompanied by an adult aged 18+. Under 4s will not be admitted
Cast and creative
By: Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale
Songs by: Alan Silvestri and Glen Ballard
Director: John Rando
Producer: Colin Ingram
Cast list: Ben Joyce (as Marty McFly), Cory English (as Doc Brown), Sarah Goggin (as Lorraine Baines), Oliver Nicholas (as George McFly), Sophie Naglik (as Jennifer Parker), Jordan Pearson (as Biff Tannen), Lee Ormsby (as Strickland), Rhordi Watkins (as Dave McFly), Patricia Wilkins (as Linda McFly), Elliott Evans (as Marty alternate), Stephen Leask (as Doc alternate)
Design: Tim Hatley
Lighting: Tim Lutkin and Hugh Vanstone (consultant)
Costume: Tim Hatley
Choreography: Chris Bailey
Sound: Gareth Owen
Other info: Video design by Finn Ross, musical supervision and arrangements by Nick Finlow, illusions by Chris Fisher, orchestrations by Ethan Popp and Bryan Cook, dance arrangements by David Chase
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From how to get Back to the Future: The Musical tickets to when to see the show, here’s your ultimate guide to Back to the Future: The Musical.
Great Scott! Back to the Future is on the stage. The film’s screenwriters Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale have adapted their story for the stage, which features music by Alan Silvestri and Glen Ballard alongside iconic hits from the movie including “The Power of Love.” So make sure you’ve got your skateboard and flux capacitor and are ready to travel through time with Doc Brown and Marty McFly. The film is packed with so many iconic moments and lines, and here are just a few that we can’t wait to...