Unfortunately, we don't have any information about upcoming performances of this show. Maybe we can interest you with something similar from the options below Among the musical theater crowd, Miss Saigon is held as one of the classics of the genre, and has been beloved since its famous helicopter first swooped in A real juggernaut of a show , Miss Saigon soars once again on a new national tour in , following its revival on Broadway in Adapted from Puccini's operatic tragedy Madame Butterfly, it's a stunning love story, a gritty war drama and an all-out cabaret piece wrapped up in one. With impeccable singing and set design working hand-in-hand to bring the hardship and passion of Alain Boublil and Claude Schonberg's legendary musical to life, this incredible 25th-anniversary revival production is an enchanting and evocative theatrical experience, one you won't forget in a hurry. The centerpiece of the show is, of course, the spectacular helicopter scene, which has been thoroughly revamped for this production, and employs a stunning mix of projections, lighting and a to-scale model which descends from the rafters, roter blades spinning! From the moment they meet, Chris is immediately drawn to her, determined to protect her from the horror surrounding them.
About Miss Saigon - US Tour
There are few musicals that carry name recognition like that of Miss Saigon. It's a classic that I have personally adored since childhood, and seeing it for the first time on stage was nothing short of magical. Why is it that so many of our favorite musicals are complete and utter tragedies? This includes the other classic created by Miss Saigon showrunners: Les Miserables. Sensing a theme? Miss Saigon, a heartbreaking adaptation of opera 'Madame Butterfly' leaves no heartstring un-tugged. We begin in Saigon and step immediately into our heroine Kim's new world: an extremely popular brothel. Having just lost her family and village, innocent Kim is the definition of fish-out-of-water. Emily Bautista plays the shell-shocked lead with tender appreciation, and when we first hear her belt out the lyrics, "I have a heart like the sea, a million dreams are in me," we are invested.
The performance schedule is as follows:. Tickets can be purchased at BroadwayInNewOrleans. Group sales are offered for groups of 15 or more and will be available by calling Audience are sure to love this acclaimed musical. There she meets and falls in love with an American G. The new production is directed by Laurence Connor with musical staging by Bob Avian and additional choreography by Geoffrey Garratt. The show went on to play for nearly ten years with 4, performances and was seen by more than 5. Cameron Mackintosh announced in that the production would transfer for a limited Broadway run from March 1, to January 14, before launching its national tour at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI in September Additional productions will open during the next few years in Asia. The full backstage story of how the new production was created, The Heat Is Back On , is now available on DVD by Universal and is one of the most comprehensive insights into how a big musical is put together that has ever been filmed.
Separated during the fall of Saigon, Kim spends three years trying to get back to Chris, who does not know he fathered a son. Before seeing the production, I caught up with Emily Bautista, who plays Kim, to talk about the show and the impact it has made. My character Kim, a year-old girl orphaned by this war finds herself moving to the city after her village was burned in order to find work. She meets the Engineer and works for him at the nightclub. At the brothel house she meets American G. They fall in love and have a child but are separated during the evacuation. Our show portrays the American G. EB: I love telling a story about love.