Monday, August 12, 2019

single tickets on sale today for MISS SAIGON at ASU Gammage


MISS SAIGON single ticket sales available this morning, Monday, Aug. 12 at 10 a.m.

Season subscriptions are still available, and single tickets for the remaining 19-20 Broadway Season will be announced soon.

Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical MISS SAIGON—a smash hit in London, Broadway and across the UK—will go on sale Monday, August 12 at 10:00 a.m. for its highly anticipated engagement at ASU Gammage September 24-29. To purchase tickets, visit asugammage.com, call 480.965.3434, or visit the ASU Gammage Box Office at 1200 S. Forest Ave, Tempe. Ticket prices start at $25. 

MISS SAIGON kicks off the 2019-2020 Desert Financial Broadway Across America season at ASU Gammage. Single tickets sales for the remaining season shows will be announced at a later date. ASU Gammage season subscriptions are still available at asugammage.com.

Cameron Mackintosh said “It’s hard to believe that it has been over 28 years since MISS SAIGON first opened in North America but, if anything, the tragic love story at the heart of the show has become even more relevant today with innocent people being torn apart by war all over the world. This brilliant new production, directed by Laurence Connor and featuring the original dazzling choreography by Bob Avian, takes a grittier, more realistic approach that magnifies the power and epic sweep of Boublil and Schönberg’s tremendous score. Of all my productions, despite its popularity, MISS SAIGON is the one that the public has had the least chance to see as it requires such a huge international cast of Asian and Western performers and a vast array of visually stunning sets. Now, for the first time in 19 years, as it continues to wow audiences in major cities around the world, theatregoers across America will be able to see one of the most spectacular musicals ever written in all its glory, in a new production that critics in London and on Broadway have embraced.”

MISS SAIGON tells the story of a young Vietnamese woman named Kim, who is orphaned by war and forced to work in a bar run by a notorious character known as the Engineer. There she meets and falls in love with an American G.I. named Chris, but they are torn apart by the fall of Saigon. For 3 years, Kim goes on an epic journey of survival to find her way back to Chris, who has no idea he's fathered a son. This new production features stunning spectacle and a sensational cast of 42 performing the soaring score, including Broadway hits like “The Heat is On in Saigon,” “The Movie in My Mind,” “Last Night of the World” and “American Dream.”

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