Footloose! The Musical is coming to Abu Dhabi

Catch the '80s-themed show at NYU Abu Dhabi

Footloose! The Musical is coming to Abu Dhabi

We’ve got some very good news for any '80s fans in Abu Dhabi.

Popular theatrical show Footloose! The Musical is coming to the Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi this month, and it looks like it's going to be tremendous.

Produced in collaboration with the community theatre company Abu Dhabi Choral, this fun-filled show features huge retro hits such as Almost Paradise, Holding out for a Hero, Let’s Hear it for the Boy and of course, the infectious title song.

Packed with infectious dancing and singing, the show tells the story of a man who moves to a small Midwestern town where dancing and rock music are illegal.

The toe-tapping performance will take place in the Red Theater on Thursday, June 13, Friday June 14, Monday June 17, Thursday June 20 and Friday June 21.

The shows all start at 7.30pm, except for on June 14 when the performance is at 2.30pm.

Tickets are available now for Dhs110 from

Dhs110. Jun 13, 17, 20 & 21, 7.30pm, Jun 14 2.30pm. The Arts Center, NYU Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island,

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