The stage adaptation of the Baz Luhrmann film officially opens August 3.
The highly anticipated stage adaptation of Moulin Rouge!, directed by Alex Timbers, officially opens at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre August 3 following previews that began July 10.
The musical, based on the film of the same name, features original songs (including the Golden Globe-nominated “Come What May”) and pop standards. New to the score are songs released in the 17 years since the film’s premiere. Tony winner John Logan pens the book, with Sonya Tayeh choreographing, and Justin Levine serving as music supervisor and orchestrator.
The cast also includes six-time Tony nominee Danny Burstein as Harold Zidler, Tony and Olivier nominee Sahr Ngaujah as Toulouse-Lautrec, Tam Mutu as the Duke of Monroth, Ricky Rojas as Santiago, and Robyn Hurder as Nini.