Chatfield Footloose fan performs rap with Hollywood movie cast

A Chatfield community actor caught the attention of the man who directed the current remake of the movie, Footloose. Emily Whitcomb recorded herself performing her own Footloose Rap she wrote after getting cast in the stage version of the story in Chatfield. Whitcomb ended up performing it at a Minneapolis promotional event with movie cast members Julianne Hough and Kenny Wormald in addition to director Craig Brewer.
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Chatfield's Emily Whitcomb's 'Footloose Rap' got the attention of film director Craig Brewer who remade the original 1984 film. Whitcomb performed it at a Minneapolis promotional event with Brewer and cast members Julianne Hough and Kenny Wormald.

Whitcomb first got Brewer's attention after writing and performing her 'Footloose Rap' on a homemade YouTube video. She wrote the work after she was cast as Ariel in a Chatfield production of Footloose.

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