Back To The Future: The Musical to open in the West End at Adelphi Theatre in 2021

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Back To The Future: The Musical has been confirmed for a West End transfer next summer.

Based on the iconic 1985 film of the same name, the Back to the Future musical started performances at the Manchester Opera House earlier this year.


However performances, due to run until May 17, were cut short because of the ongoing theatre shutdown.

It's now been revealed that the show will transfer to London's Adelphi Theatre in the summer of 2021, with an initial booking period announced for Friday, May 14 through to December 19.

Tickets will go go on sale online from Monday, September 14.

Back to the Future follows Marty McFly who finds himself travelling back in time 30 years thanks to a time-traveling DeLorean created by Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown.

Encountering young versions of his parents he must make sure that they fall in love or he'll cease to exist, while also attempting to return to the present and save Doc's life.

The cast will feature Olly Dobson in the role of Marty McFly, while Doc Brown is portrayed by Roger Bart.

They'll be joined by Hugh Coles as George McFly, Rosanna Hyland as Lorraine Baines, Cedric Neal as Goldie Wilson, Aidan Cutler as Biff Tannen and Courtney-Mae Briggs as Jennifer Parker. Further casting is to be announced.

The musical adaption is directed by Urinetown's John Rando with a book by Bob Gale, writer and producer of the original film.

The score is made up of new music and lyrics by Alan Silvestri and Glen Ballard plus songs from the film.