“Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical”, featuring music by Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf, will begin a residency in Las Vegas in September and will also be hosted in London from February 2023.
Jim Steinman’s Bat Out of Hell – The Musical is a Rocky-Horror, Romeo and Juliet celebration of star-crossed lovers from opposite sides of the tracks caught in a city on the brink of disaster. When Raven falls in love with the rebellious Strat, all bets are off in this rock-and-roll, roller coaster love story based on uncompromising youth.
Bat Out of Hell – The Musical has book, music and lyrics by Jim Steinman, direction by Jay Scheib, adapted choreography by Xena Gusthart, with musical supervision and additional arrangements by Michael Reed, sets and costumes by Jon Bausor, original costumes by Meentje Nielsen, original wig designs by Linda McKnight, video design by Finn Ross, lighting design by Patrick Woodroffe, sound design by Gareth Owen, orchestration by Steve Sidwell, original casting by David Grindrod CDG , British casting by Anne Vosser and Vegas casting by Louanne Madorma.
For the musical, the legendary and award-winning Jim Steinman incorporated iconic songs from Bat Out of Hell albums including You Took the Words Right Out of My Mouth (Hot Summer Night), Bat Out of Hell, I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That), Paradise By the Dashboard Light and Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad, as well as an unreleased song, What Part of My Body Hurts the Most. In Bat Out of Hell – The Musical, Mr. Steinman’s rock songs propel an epic tale of rebellious youth and passion as Strat, the immortal leader of The Lost, falls in love with Raven, the stepdaughter of tyrannical ruler Falco. .
“Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical” will play at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino from September 27, 2022. And at the Peacock Theater in London with performances from February 17, 2023.
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