Gonna Fly Now

01artsbeat-rocky-blogSmallInline“At first I thought, all the world needs is a ‘Rocky’ musical. But then I looked at the film. I thought it had beautiful construction and such high emotion, and it was a natural musical: There is a David and Goliath story, a Cinderella story, a love story between two outcasts. It’s less about boxing than about finding self-respect and finding your soul mate.” — Thomas Meehan, on the very real prospect of a “Rocky” musical coming to Broadway in the spring of 2013.

As much as I think this is an abomination, despite Stallone’s involvement, I would see the shit out of this musical.

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