Moulin Rouge! The Musical is a jukebox musical with a book by John Logan. The musical is based on the film Moulin Rouge! In —, there was speculation about the possibility of a stage musical based on Moulin Rouge! In , it was announced that a stage musical was being developed by Global Creatures with direction by Alex Timbers. A workshop took place in ,  starring Aaron Tveit and Karen Olivo. The lab ran from October 30 until December
Moulin Rouge! The Musical!
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Information about Can-Can Table Seating can be found here. Running time is approximately 2 hours and 35 minutes with one intermission. Moulin Rouge!
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All you party people should know that the Al Hirschfeld Theater has been refurbished as an opulent pleasure palace, wherein decadence comes without hangovers. It has side effects, for sure, including the vertigo that comes from having your remembrance of songs past tickled silly and the temporary blockage of any allergies to jukebox musicals. And since the majority of them concern the extreme joys and sorrows of being in love or lust , they are likely to have figured in the soundtrack of your own romantic history. Luhrmann had the inspired notion that such music is to our age what the arias of grand opera were to an earlier time.
Moulin Rouge! The Musical! Broadway Musical Original. More Playbill Covers. Baz Luhrmann's beloved film Moulin Rouge! The Musical tells the fictional story of an ambitious, lovesick writer, Christian, and a dazzling, entrancing chanteuse, Satine. Their lives collide at the Moulin Rouge with its many characters including the host of the Moulin Rouge, Harold Zidler, the brilliant and starving artist Toulouse-Lautrec, the greatest tango dancer - and gigolo - in all of Paris, Santiago, the tempting Nini, and The Duke of Monroth, the wealthy and entitled patron of the club who thinks he can buy anything he wants, including love. Although too soon to commit to a return date, Broadway theatres extend ticket refunds and exchanges through January 3, An official return date will be announced at a later time.