The stage adaptation of “Almost Famous” will make its world premiere at the Old Globe, the theater announced Friday.
The musical features a book by Cameron Crowe, who wrote and directed the beloved 2000 film. The coming-of-age story centers on a passionate, teenage music fan who nabs a life-changing assignment at Rolling Stone.
Running Sept. 13 through Oct. 20, the new production has a score featuring both classic rock hits and new songs by Crowe and Tom Kitt. It is directed by Jeremy Herrin and choreographed by Lorin Latarro.