Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg; Lyrics by Richard Maltby, Jr.
Original French Lyrics by Alain Boublil; Additional Material by Richard Maltby, Jr.
"A classic love story is brought up-to-date in one of the most stunning theatrical spectacles of all time. In Miss Saigon, Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg (the creators of Les Misérables), along with Richard Maltby, Jr., bring Puccini’s Madame Butterfly to the modern world in a moving testament to the human spirit and a scathing indictment of the tragedies of war.
In the turmoil of the Vietnam War, an American soldier and a Vietnamese girl fall in love, only to be separated during the fall of Saigon. Their struggles to find each other over the ensuing years ends in tragedy for her and a fighting chance for the child he never knew he had.
An international sensation, Miss Saigon is an epic, daring pop opera that is universal in its emotional power even as it deals with controversial, contemporary issues. Its sung-through pop-inflected score gives a multi-ethnic cast of strong pop singers an opportunity to shine in showstopping numbers like “I Still Believe,” “Why God Why?” and “The American Dream.”
Raw and uncompromising, Miss Saigon is an intensely personal story of the losses we suffer and the sacrifices we make in a world gone mad. Breaking several Broadway records, including advance-ticket sales at $24 million, and running for nearly 10 years, Miss Saigon remains the twelfth longest-running Broadway show.
"A triumphantly vibrant, courageous work of musical theater." - Chicago Tribune
"One of the most richly melodious scores heard in two decades." - Gannett Newspapers
The Theatre Alliance production is directed by Jamie Lawson and musically directed by David Lane. The cast features Susan Boyoung Bailey as Kim, David Joy as Chris, Sylvester Allen as John, and Gray Smith as the Engineer.
Friday, July 18, 2014 at 8 pm
Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 2 pm
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 8 pm
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 8 pm
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 8 pm
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 8 pm
Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 8 pm
Sunday, July 27, 2013 at 2 pm
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 8 pm
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 8 pm
Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 8 pm
Friday, August 1, 2014 at 8 pm
Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 8 pm
Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 2 pm
ADULT THEMES – MATURE AUDIENCES RECOMMENDED (R)
Tickets to Miss Saigon are priced at $16 for Adults and $14 for students/seniors. Tickets for opening night (Friday, June 20) are priced at $14 for adults and $12 for students. There is also a $2 per ticket discount available for groups of 10 or more. Tickets to Miss Saigon may be purchased in person at the Theatre Alliance Box Office (Fridays from 12:30-3:00 p.m.), online at www.wstheatrealliance.org or by calling Brown Paper Tickets at (800) 838-3006. Please call Theatre Alliance at (336) 723-7777 with any questions about this or future shows.
Student Rush: $12 before any performance. Tickets will go on sale five minutes before show time. MUST show current, valid student ID. Attendees must wait in a standby line until 5 minutes to show time, at which point, available seating is released. Tickets may not be reserved for Student Rush, under no circumstances; they must be purchased at the Box Office, 5 minutes prior to that day's performance. Limit one ticket per student. All seats subject to availability. "
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