Karatekid Broadway

Ralph Macchio (right) and Pat Morita in the 1984 film “The Karate Kid,” which is getting the stage musical treatment.

Broadway may be the next battleground for “The Karate Kid,” which is being developed into a stage musical.

Robert Mark Kamen – who wrote the semi-autobiographical screenplay of the 1984 movie, plus its two immediate sequels – has written the musical’s book.

Contact Matt DeYoung at mdeyoung@grandhaventribune.com; follow him on Facebook at facebook.com/tribmattdeyoung/


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