Rocky The Musical’ to open in Germany next year

The Award Winning “Cult” boxing movie has been turned into a Live Stage show!  The musical will make its debut Hamburg Germany, In November 12, the 65 – year old Stallone is anxious to see the story live on stage.

Stallone Speaking at the launch in Germany yesterday said “To see the story coming to life on a musical stage makes me very proud.”   Stallone will personally coach the individual who takes on the role of Rocky Balboa, and will train him how to move and act like a fighter.

He added: “I imagine I will be able to help the future star of the show to learn the body language of Rocky and to develop a feeling for the character. Boxers are always tense, always moving around, and each one has his own characteristics.

The Tony Award-winning songwriter Lynn Ahrens and composer Stephen Flaherty will Create the score for the film.  The musical will also include music from the Rock Film with songs “Eye Of The Tiger” and “Gonna Fly Now”.

In 1977, ‘Rocky’ won three Academy Awards — Best Picture, Best Director for John G. Avildsen and Best Film Editing, 5 in Total Rocky motion pictures were produced, all of which Sylvester Stallone starred in.

The Rocky Franchise has earned well over $1.25 Billion Dollars Worldwide.

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