Huey Lewis and The News musical is in the works

Heart of Rock & Roll

Heart of Rock & Roll - a new jukebox musical inspired by chart-topping songs from Huey Lewis and The News is in development and is said to feature an original story by Tyler Mitchell and Jonathan Abrams. Under the direction of Gordon Greenberg, the musical is likely to feature such 80s and 90s classics as “The Power of Love,” “Stuck with You,” “Hip to Be Square,” and “If This Is It,” among others. Huey Lewis and The News have sold over an estimated 30 million records worldwide and even earned an Academy Award nomination in 1986 for "The Power of Love," which was featured in the film "Back to the Future".