The creation of the magical musical.
From the initial conception, through the world-wide auditions and discovery of the outstanding Lea Salonga, to the rehearsals; the technical headache of putting the show together, right up to the glamour and excitement of the opening night - this is the only opportunity to hear the songs and see the original cast perform.
Since its London premiere in 1989, Miss Saigon has become the third most successful musical in the history of British theatre and the longest running show ever to play Drury Lane, going on to be seen by over 31 million people around the world!
An intimate inside view of one of Cameron Mackintosh's most enduring and best-loved musicals, this offi cial documentary is a treat for all fans!
Special Feature - Cast and Company Biographies.
Documentary of the making of Miss Saigon focuses on the inner workings of the popular musical. Behind-the-scenes footage is shown of the worldwide casting search the creation of the score rehearsals set costume design and more. Much of the video centers on the frantic search for the perfect leading lady with the subsequent showdown between Lea Salonga and Monique Wilson. This DVD is full of intimate details about one of the most-loved musicals of all time.
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