Tom Hooper turns the beloved show into a future punchline.
For the Love of Glove opens in January in Los Angeles.
The play will see the King of Pop’s iconic sequin glove as “an alien from outer space [and] feeds on virgin boy blood.”
Previews will begin on March 9th.
Rydell High will feature the returning of familiar characters.
The series Scenes from an Italian Restaurant will focus on characters from Joel’s songs.
Musical adaptation will star Beanie Feldstein and Ben Platt over the next two decades.
Director Allan Arkush and screenwriter Joseph McBride revisit their cult classic.
It’s set for a late 2020 release.
The cast also includes Awkwafina, Keegan Michael-Key, Andrew Randells, and James Corden.
Meet the Jets and the Sharks.
Original composer Alan Silvestri and screenwriter Bob Gale worked on the production.