Karen Olivo & Aaron Tveit join ‘Moulin Rouge! The Musical’


Karen Olivo and Aaron Tveit join Moulin Rouge! The Musical!

Tony-winner Karen Olivo, Next to Normal‘s Aaron Tveit and six-time Tony nominee Danny Burstein have been set as the principal cast in the upcoming Moulin Rouge! The Musical, the world premiere engagement in Boston of the Broadway-bound production.

The musical’s book is by John Logan (Red), and like the movie, the stage Moulin Rouge! will include popular songs from the past five decades, some used in the film and some from the years since the film’s release. Justin Levine is Music Supervisor, Orchestrator and Arranger and Matt Stine is Music Producer. Sonya Tayeh is the choreographer.

Moulin Rouge! The Musical will play the Boston limited engagement at the refurbished Emerson Colonial Theatre, operated by Broadway’s Ambassador Theatre Group. The engagement covers 36 performances from June 27 through August, 5.

Source: Deadline