"Bat Out of Hell" brings to life the legendary anthems of Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf, in a production that combines the magic of a musical, with the immense energy of rock 'n' roll. More…
Join Strat, the forever young leader of rebellious gang ‘The Lost’, as he falls in love with Raven, the beautiful daughter of the tyrannical ruler of post-apocalyptic Obsidian. Featuring Meat Loaf’s iconic hits including "I’d Do Anything For Love (But I Won’t Do That)," "It’s All Coming Back To Me Now," and "Paradise By The Dashboard Light."
See it if you love Meatloaf and especially the Bat Out of Hell album. That is all in here, with strong singing and a great band.
Don't see it if you've had enough post-apocalyptic shows with 80s shoulder pads and shiny clothes OR if you're distracted by bad choreography.
See it if The staging is kinetic, all the supporting cast can sing and dance. 3/4 key roles all have fantastic voices, esp. Strat, he IS delicious!
Don't see it if This is totally Rock and Roll, with bright lights and booming sounds. I found the role of Raven is weak in acting skills.
See it if You really love the music of Meatloaf which is very dramatic and over the top. Everyone is singing at the top of their lungs throughout!
Don't see it if You don't like the music of Meatloaf. Also stay away if you don't like super loud shows with a plot that isn't the easiest to follow.
See it if you're interested in theater that is trying new things, you love campy stuff, you wanna hear the actors belt their hearts out.
Don't see it if you prioritize plot at all (the plot was horrible), you're not comfortable with sex/implied-nudity/etc, you don't want to sit through 3 hrs
See it if You are a huge Meatloaf fan and know the words to all of his songs and you love stage pyrotechnics.
Don't see it if You don’t relish the idea of sitting through three hours of a contrived plot in service to getting out the Meatloaf repertoire
See it if If you like Meat Loaf or if you are looking for light-hearted fun. Great singing and costumes. Fun show.
Don't see it if If you don’t like Meat Loaf or jukebox musicals. Or if you want a good storyline that makes sense. It is a bit odd.
See it if You love great classic rock. I loved it, it was the first album I bought for myself as a kid and it came alive on stage for me tonight.
Don't see it if You don't like Meatloaf. It's all about the two Bat out of Hell albums. Most people in audience were over 40 but my 19 year old liked it.
See it if You like the first Bat Out of Hell album - it's really well performed, as are some of the best known songs from the follow-ups.
Don't see it if You have a low tolerance for really cliched "drama" that stops the non musical parts of the show dead and drags it out to 2:40.
See it if It's loud and dizzying...but it needs to be. So well staged, acted and danced. Don't miss it with this cast!!
Don't see it if you can't take loud hard rock music or just like drama or quiet musicals
See it if you like Jim Steinman's bombastic style of music. All his hits are represented. Brilliant performances from Dean, Hall & Bennington.
Don't see it if Odd story of NY future life after some level of destruction. Lower class stops aging at 18 while the protected people survive in High Rises.
See it if it's the music from Jim Steinman and the Bat Out of Hell album! The staging is clever mix of video screens with live performances.
Don't see it if you're not familiar with the Meat Loaf album of the same name or don't like sci fi dystopian tales.
See it if You like Meatloaf songs and other songs written by Jim Steinhem, like "Making Love (out of nothing at all). You like energy.
Don't see it if You don't like soft rock music and want something slow moving.
See it if you enjoy the music of Meat Loaf performed well here in a futuristic love story, with some well sung songs and nice on screen visuals.
Don't see it if you don't like music which at times was so loud that it overpowered the singing, Meat Loaf or jukebox musicals.
See it if you're a big fan of the music and want to hear it performed by amazing singers, especially the 4 leads.
Don't see it if you're looking for a musical with a plot that you remotely care about.
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