About Rock of Ages
Rock of Ages is a musical made for classic rock fans as it includes songs originally performed by Styx, Bon Jovi, and many more notable rock artists from the 80s. Starting out as just a small production in Los Angeles in 2005, the Rock of Ages tour schedule has expanded to worldwide performances with sold out shows across the globe. This rock opera musical breaks the fourth wall and includes the audience into the rockstar lifestyle.
Rock of Ages follows the story of the Bourbon Room, a West Hollywood club located on the Sunset Strip is operated by Dennis Dupree, a former rock impresario. Dennis also has the help of his assistant, Lonny, who also narrates the show. The musical follows the protagonist, Drew, who works as a busboy for the Bourbon Room but has dreams of becoming a Rockstar himself. Drew meets Sherrie, an aspiring actress that just moved into the city. He convinces Dennis to hire Sherrie at the Bourbon Room and that’s where their love story begins.
However, real estate developers convince the Mayor of West Hollywood to demolish the Sunset Strip including the Bourbon Room. This leaves these wannabe rockers with no choice but to try to save their beloved workplace from demolition. Get in the action of this rock-filled, fourth wall-breaking musical and get your Rock of Ages tickets available on TicketNetwork.
Rock of Ages began as a small Los Angeles production for a few years before opening on Off-Broadway in 2008. In April of 2009, Rock of Ages became an original Broadway production which ran for nearly six years. Rock of Ages also toured North America between 2010-2014. The show also premiered in the UK in August of 2011 and ran for two years until it went on its first national UK tour in 2014. Other notable productions include Canada, Australia, and South Africa as well as productions across Central and South America.
With classics and heart wrenching love, Rock of Ages has become a well-recognized production. The musical received five Tony Award nominations amongst many other nominations in 2009. In 2012, Rock of Ages was also created into a film with a star-studded cast including Tom Cruise, Julianne Hough, and Mary J. Blige.
Rock of Ages is a classic jukebox musical that theatergoers do not want to miss out on. With the infusion of classic rock songs that still tug on your heart strings, Rock of Ages tour continues to tour throughout the world. Check out the Rock of Ages tour schedule and get your Rock of Ages tickets today.