Return to the Forbidden Planet: Musical Info & Synopsis


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 Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1983)

Cast Size: 11+ 

Genre: Science Fiction

Setting: Future / Fictional

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Various

Book: Bob Carlton

Cast Albums

London Cast (2008)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1980s, Broken 4th Wall, Jukebox Musical, Fantasy, Rock, Spooky

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