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The Soundtrack from Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge!

17 Sep 2022
8.30 PM
Performed live with an epic rock-operatic ensemble.
Event type: 
Live event, Music, Theatre
Price: 
$99 - $145 (booking fees apply)
Venue: 
The Civic
Address: 
Corner Queen Street & Wellesley Street West Auckland Central Auckland 1010
Region: 
Auckland

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From the producers of ‘The Music from Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo & Juliet’ and ‘The Soundtrack from Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction’, Liberty Stage in association with Auckland Live presents – ‘The Soundtrack from Baz Luhrmann’s Moulin Rouge!

The 2001 film was a sumptuous, stylish curation of timeless hits from Elton John, David Bowie, T-Rex, Madonna, the Police and U2 from Nature Boy to Lady Marmalade and beyond. Moulin Rouge! was a game-changing marriage of nostalgia and invention escalated to the dizzy dramatic heights for which Baz Luhrmann is renowned.

Starring in this headlining spectacular for the Auckland Live Cabaret Festival 2022 are rock, soul and alt-pop performers Milan Borich (Pluto), Theia, Lou’ana, Zoe Moon Mahal, one of this country’s best-selling artists and acclaimed contralto, Yulia, opera sensations Samson Setu, Taka Vuli, Ipu Laga'aia and introducing stunning newcomer Sebastian Holland Dudding.  All backed by a lavish rock ensemble complete with strings and brass under the musical direction of Mark Dennison.

Don’t miss this exclusive one-off celebration of one of the most magical musical creations of our times.

Written by

Elephant Publicity

3 Aug 2022