Rochester Auditorium Theatre | Rochester, New York
Step into the captivating world of Moulin Rouge! Where passion, love, and spectacle collide in a whirlwind of musical splendor. Don't miss the live presentation of Moulin Rouge! The Musical at the spectacular Rochester Auditorium Theatre on Wednesday 15th November 2023! Directed by the talented Alex Timbers and featuring stunning choreography by the Emmy Award winner Sonya Tayeh, this timeless tale will sweep you to a realm of unrestrained passion and romance. Brace yourself for an exciting journey back to the 1890s in the Montmartre Quarter of Paris, where aristocracy and bohemia coexisted, creating a dynamic atmosphere.
This much-awaited fall, Baz Luhrmann’s musical extravaganza is coming to life on stage, giving everyone the opportunity to relive the iconic Broadway classic that garnered a collection of Tony awards, including the prestigious “Best Musical”! If you are looking to spice up your evening, share this magical moment with your closest friends and witness the acclaimed musical at the exceptional Rochester Auditorium Theatre in the heart of Rochester.
Act now to secure the best seats in the house and buy your tickets today! Be enthralled in the spellbinding performances, stunning choreography and the unforgettable ambiance of the iconic Moulin Rouge! The Musical this November.
“Euphoric. Gasp-inspiring. Indulgent delights are abound in this stunning musical. In Moulin Rouge, life is beautiful” - The New York Times.
Moulin Rouge! the Musical is taking the stage this period at the iconic Rochester Auditorium Theatre on Wednesday 15th November 2023!
John Cardoza, best known for starring in The Notebook, The Karate Kid - The Musical, and Jagged Little Pill, will embrace the role of Christian in the North American trek. Cardoza will co-star with Courtney Reed, reprising the role of Satine, Austin Durant as Harold Zidler, Nick Rashad Burroughs as Toulouse-Lautrec, Andrew Brewer as The Duke of Monroth, Libby Lloyd as Nini, and Gabe Martínez as Santiago.
Moulin Rouge! is directed by multiple Tony Award winner Alex Timbers with music direction, orchestrations, and arrangements by Justin Levine, and choreography by Sonya Tayeh. The story is written by John Logan, whose previous Broadway work includes the critically acclaimed productions like Red and Sting's The Last Ship.
The drama is set in approximately the turn of the 20th century during a time known as La Belle Époque in Paris, the bohemian paradise of France in Montmartre. The narrative centers upon Christian, a young American composer and writer who has just arrived in Paris in search of motivation. He discovers it in Satine, a mesmerizing courtesan who works as "the sparkling diamond" at the notorious Moulin Rouge nightclub.
“At the end of the 19th century, when our hopeless romantic lead walks through Montmartre for the first time, all he can see is ‘dazzling chaos’. That’s what this raucous new production of Moulin Rouge! exudes in spades,” the Guardian shares. There is a lot to like about the exhilarating energy throughout, it’s joyfully more inclusive than the film, and the well-known songs really are spectacular.”
The Musical for New York Theatre Guide, writes Moulin Rouge is widely revered as a show that has it all. "It's not just 70 songs that are rolled into one show, but also a canvas of SPECTACLE and EMOTION that isn't just a floorshow but left me floored with its sublime artistry."
In the style of the iconic Moulin Rouge in Paris, the Moulin Rouge club you will experience in person at the majestic Rochester Auditorium Theatre is a creation of theatrical imagination. Secure your tickets now and get ready for an unforgettable night of glamour, song, and captivating performances!