Return to the Forbidden Planet is a jukebox musical that takes inspiration from classic science fiction works. Set in outer space, the story follows a spaceship crew as they navigate through unknown territories and encounter strange phenomena. The musical blends elements of rock ‘n’ roll with a sci-fi twist, taking audiences on an adventure that combines space exploration, romance, and intergalactic fun.
Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1983)
Cast Size: 11+
Genre: Science Fiction
Setting: Future / Fictional
Book: Bob Carlton
Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝
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