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"Rocky" Musical Coming to Broadway in 2014

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Rocky the musical is gonna fly now to Broadway.

The show, based on Sylvester Stallone's Oscar-winning boxing film, will hit the Great White Way next year.  Previews are scheduled to begin at the Winter Garden Theater in February 2014.

The Rocky musical has been a hit in Germany since it opened there last fall.  The roles for the Broadway production have yet to be cast.

The show follows the plot of the first Rocky film, with underdog boxer Rocky Balboa challenging the champ, Apollo Creed.

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