The Karate Kid Musical Is Getting Ready to Sweep the Leg on Broadway

The Karate Kid Musical Is Getting Ready to Sweep the Leg on Broadway
The martial arts, coming-of-age drama The Karate Kid has become something of a beloved cult classic since its release in the early 1980s. After several sequels and one reboot, the movie is ready to return once again, only this time as a Broadway musical. The writer of the original, Robert Mark Kamen, will be putting pen to paper once again, to turn his story of Daniel-San and his mentor and best friend Mr. Miyagi into a toe-tapping, crane-kicking event.

Kamen will be joined by Drew Gasparini, with the latter providing the music and lyrics for the production, which comes from Kinoshita Group, Kumiko Yoshii and Michael Wolk. This musical based on an 80s movie is all set to be directed by Amon Miyamoto, with choreography to be provided by MTV Vma nominees Keone and Mari Madrid. Set design will be in the capable hands of Tony winner Derek McLane, who
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