The Broadway production of Moulin Rouge! The Musical welcomes new cast members to the Al Hirschfeld Theatre this April.
Original Broadway cast member Ricky Rojas returns as Santiago alongside original West End cast member Sophie Carmen-Jones making her Broadway debut as Nini beginning Tuesday, April 11.
As previously announced Joanna “JoJo” Levesque and Tony Award® nominee Derek Klena will lead the cast as Satine and Christian, along with current cast members Eric Anderson as Harold Zidler, André Ward as Toulouse-Lautrec and David Harris as The Duke of Monroth.
Ricky Rojas created the role of Santiago in Moulin Rouge! The Musical first in Boston in 2018 and then for the show’s Broadway premiere in 2019. He made his Broadway debut in 2009 in Burn the Floor. He’s appeared in London’s West End in Sister Act the Musical, Tonight’s the Night: Rod Stewart Musical, Grease, Burn the Floor (Shaftesbury); Flashdance the Musical, Pirates of Penzance, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Adelphi); Fame: The Musical (Aldwych); and The Buddy Holly Story (Novello).
Sophie Carmen-Jones originated the role of Nini in the West End company of Moulin Rouge! The Musicalwhen it premiered in London in 2021. She’s also appeared on London’s West End in Jersey Boys, VivaForever! (original cast), Wicked and We Will Rock You and on tour in the UK as Velma Kelly in Chicago. Her television credits include “One Day” (Netflix), “Dark Money” (BBC), “Cleaning Up” (ITV), “White Gold” (BBC) and “Unforgotten” (ITV). She’s appeared on film in The Little Mermaid, Death on the Nile, Cinderella, Rocketman, Cats, Aladdin and Beauty and the Beast.
Winner of ten 2021 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Moulin Rouge! The Musical opened to critical acclaim at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre in the Summer of 2019 and reopened in September 2021 following the shutdown of Broadway due to the pandemic. The musical can now be seen productions in Australia, South Korea, Germany, Tokyo and the UK. Book tickets to Moulin Rouge! The Musical tickets – Piccadilly Theatre London