5 Fun Facts About Moulin Rouge On Broadway


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Moulin Rouge turned the classic musical film into a hit Broadway musical. Set in Paris, this musical tells of a doomed love story amid the glamor of the Moulin Rouge. Here are five fun facts about this Broadway production.

1. Tony Awards

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The Broadway production of this musical earned 14 Tony Award Nominations.

2. New Songs

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This musical features songs both from the film it is based on as well as other newer pop songs written after the movie version came out.

3. Can Can Seating

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There are special seats in the Broadway production that allow you to be surrounded by the stage.

4. Only One Nominated

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Aaron Tveit became the first-ever solo nominee in the Best Lead Actor category of the Tony Awards.

5. Song List

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This musical managed to feature over 70 songs ranging from classic musical theater to pop music in its score.