The Center Theatre Group production of Amélie, A New Musical, based on the Academy Award-winning 2001 French film Amélie, opens its Los Angeles tryout at the Ahmanson Theatre December 16, for a run through January 15, 2017. L.A. previews began December 4.
Phillipa Soo, who wowed audiences in the original Off-Broadway run of Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 and earned a Tony nomination as Best Actress in a Musical for her Broadway debut as Eliza Schuyler in Hamilton, plays the title role, Amélie Poulain. Adam Chanler-Berat (Next to Normal) plays her leading man.
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First Look at Phillipa Soo in Amélie
Tickets are now also on sale to the general public for the Broadway production, which will begin previews March 9, 2017, and open April 3 at the Walter Kerr Theatre. Tickets, which range $49.50-$169.50 (including $2 facility fee), can be ordered via Ticketmaster at (877) 250-2929.