A tragedy of passion and beauty, Miss Saigon is one of the most stunning theatrical spectacles of all time. Nominated for an incredible number of Olivier, Tony and Drama Desk Awards, Miss Saigon takes us on emotional journey. In the turmoil of the Vietnam War, Chris, an American soldier, and Kim, a Vietnamese girl, fall in love and marry but are distressingly separated when Saigon falls. As years pass, Chris, remarries and attempts to move on with his life. Kim, however, gives birth to Chris’ son and waits faithfully for Chris’ return. When circumstances bring Chris back to Vietnam, he learns the truth. Miss Saigon is an epic, daring musical that is universal in its emotional power. This show is suitable for mature audiences.
Lou Diamond Phillips stars as The Engineer*, the French-Vietnamese owner of the Dreamland nightclub in Saigon during the Vietnam War. Phillips is best known for such movies as La Bamba, Young Guns, Courage Under Fire and Stand and Deliver. He received a Tony Award® nomination for his role in the 1996 Broadway revival of The King and I. Phillips was last seen on the Casa Mañana stage in the summer of 2007, starring in Aaron Sorkin’s A Few Good Men.
*Casting subject to change