A spectacular musical extravaganza comes to Hartford in November 

The Bushnell Presents Moulin Rouge! The Musical

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Get ready for a night of glitz, grandeur, and glory as Moulin Rouge! The Musical, winner of 10 Tony Awards® including Best Musical, prepares to dazzle audiences at Hartford’s historic Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts.

From November 21 to December 3, immerse yourself in a world of splendor and romance, where Bohemians and aristocrats revel in electrifying enchantment. This theatrical celebration of Truth, Beauty, Freedom, and Love is not just a musical; it’s a state of mind.

In Moulin Rouge! The Musical, audiences are transported to the heart of 19th-century Paris, a city pulsating with artistic creativity and social revolution. The story follows Christian, a young poet who falls deeply in love with Satine, the star courtesan of the Moulin Rouge. Their passionate affair unfolds amidst the glitz and glamour of the cabaret, but challenges arise as they navigate the complexities of truth, jealousy, and the pursuit of freedom.

Against the backdrop of Bohemian ideals and aristocratic opulence, their love story becomes a battle for authenticity and liberation, making Moulin Rouge! The Musical a breathtaking journey through the exhilarating highs and devastating lows of love in all its forms. Prepare to be enthralled by a narrative that captures the essence of the human spirit, celebrating the enduring themes of love, sacrifice, and the pursuit of one’s dreams.

Moulin Rouge! The Musical, directed by Tony Award® winner Alex Timbers, brings Baz Luhrmann’s iconic film to life onstage. Experience the magic of Paris’ legendary Moulin Rouge, where over 160 years of music, from Offenbach to Lady Gaga, come alive in a musical mash-up extravaganza. The stage production features iconic songs from the movie and recent hits released since the film’s premiere 21 years ago.

Critics have raved about the show’s euphoric energy. According to The New York Times, “In Moulin Rouge! The Musical, life is beautiful.” The New York Post describes it as “fabulous,” and Entertainment Weekly believes it could run for 50 years.

Tickets for this spectacular Spectacular are available now. Don’t miss this chance to pop the champagne and experience the unforgettable world of Moulin Rouge! The Musical.

For more information
• MoulinRougeMusical.com
• bushnell.org