Miss Saigon San Antonio TX Tickets
These are happy times for those who live and breathe performing arts. Miss Saigon San Antonio TX tickets are up for sale at unmatched prices so you can enjoy a stellar production. Everyone is making a dash for these passes and you can do the same to secure good seats. The hit musical Miss Saigon is poised to run in various places around the country in 2020. San Antonio is one of them where the Majestic Theatre will welcome the Tony Award-winning musical’s cast and crew. Residents of the River City will be able to enjoy multiple performances when team Miss Saigon stops by.
Miss Saigon: Overview and Plot
A tragic love story involving an Asian woman who is left in the wilderness by her lover from America, Miss Saigon is based on Giacomo Puccini’s opera Madame Butterfly. The play’s setting is 1970s Vietnam at the height of its conflict with the United States.
It all begins in Saigon, the southern Vietnamese city where an American marine falls for a 17-year-old bartender. Miss Saigon had its premiere in 1989 at the Theatre Royal in London. The Broadway debut followed two years later. During the decade from 1989 to 1999, Miss Saigon ran in front of packed houses over 4,000 times before going offstage.
Following the 2014 revival in London, £4 million worth of tickets for the show were bought on just the opening day. To date, this remains a world record for first day ticket sales. Over the years, Miss Saigon’s creators have taken their production to many different parts of the world. Now you also have the opportunity to witness it in your hometown. Just buy Miss Saigon San Antonio TX tickets and you are all set.
Awards and Honors
Claude-Michel Schönberg, the celebrated musical theater composer, is well-known for 1985’s Les Misérables. Miss Saigon can be considered Schönberg’s second major hit. It is amongst the longest-running Broadway plays in history.
The original London production of Miss Saigon took home two Laurence Olivier Awards while the Broadway version was nominated 11 times at the 1991 Tony Awards. It won in 3 of those categories. This haunting tale of love and betrayal will surely have a profound impact on viewers. Get your tickets today!