Moulin Rouge! The Musical is probably one of the most popular shows in the musical world. The tragic story of love, lust, greed, and ultimately heartbreak has been a huge hit and has won 10 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Theatre fans can rejoice as the musical is will make its grand entrance at the Nederlander Theatre in Chicago. It is infact one of the hottest shows to come to Chicago in 2022.
Moulin Rouge! The Musical is set in the Montmartre Quarter of Paris, France, during the Belle Epoque at the turn of the 20th century. The musical relates the story of Christian, a young composer, who falls in love with cabaret actress Satine, who is the star of the Moulin Rouge. Similar to the movie, the musical's score weaves together original songs with popular music, including songs that have been written in the 17 years since the film's premiere. The Musical takes you through euphoric highs and desolate lows before delivering a finale that will blow you away.
You will see how life can beat you into the ground and then lift you back up. When things feel like they won't get better, you are introduced to someone who can change everything. The play will leave you thinking that what first feels like confusion and pain can turn into something happy and healing.
As the story progresses, you will discover that the ones you hold dear are not always safe with you. There will be several instances when will people try to take what is yours, and you need to fight to protect it. There might come a time when you feel all hope is lost and things are falling apart, but you need to make sure you don't lose sight of what is important.
The Nederlander Theatre is ready to help serve its audience with one of the finest musicals it has ever seen. It is a truly profound and glorious piece of writing that will have people of all age groups on the edge of their seats.
Broadway veterans Courtney Reed and Conor Ryan will play the roles of "Satine" and "Christian" in the North American Tour of this Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical when the show premieres in Chicago at the James M. Nederlander Theatre.
To experience this, you don't have to wait much longer. Running from March 19 to May 14, Moulin Rouge! The Musical will have many people excited to come and see a story filled with romance, despair, and excitement. Tickets are a hot commodity because of the obvious excitement of witnessing this musical live.
Get ready for two and a half hours of sheer musical drama with some extremely talented performers bringing these iconic characters to life. Their voices will reverberate throughout the halls as they show how Bohemians and Aristocrats intertwine to create a society where winner rarely takes all. Get your tickets today to Moulin Rouge! The Musical!