NATIONAL TOUR TO MAKE ITS ALBUQUERQUE PREMIERE AT POPEJOY HALL MARCH 19-22
The 2014/2015 National Tour of Lerner & Loewe’sCAMELOT reimagines the classic tale of King Arthur, Guenevere and Lancelot, and Albuquerque can fall in love all over again with this beloved musical on March 19-22 at Popejoy Hall.
Tickets for CAMELOT range from $32.50-$75 and can be purchased at UNM Ticket Offices and select area Albertsons locations, or online atpopejoypresents.com orunmtickets.com. To charge by phone, call (877) 664-8661 or (505) 925-5858. Group orders for 10 or more may be placed by calling (505) 344-1779.
Broadway’s sweeping tale of passion, pageantry and betrayal is the winner of 4 Tony Awards®, 3 Academy Awards® and has never been more enthralling than in this new production. Intimate and fresh, CAMELOT’S celebrated score includes the classics “If Ever I Would Leave You,” “The Simple Joys of Maidenhood,” and the title song, “Camelot.”
CAMELOT features a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lernerand music by Frederick Loewe and is based on the King Arthur legend adapted from the T.H. White novelThe Once and Future King. This all-new production is directed by Michael McFadden and features Scenic Design by Kevin Depinet, Lighting Design by Mike Baldassari and Sound Design by Craig Cassidy.
Taught well by Merlin, King Arthur, with his beautiful new queen Guenevere, rule the kingdom of CAMELOT with new ideals, bringing peace to a troubled land. With the addition of the dashing Sir Lancelot to the Knights of the Round Table, one of the most fabled love triangles of all time ensues. Mordred, King Arthur’s illegitimate son, catches on and sees a kingdom in chaos and attempts to destroy all that is CAMELOT!
The original 1960 production ran on Broadway for 873 performances and spawned several revivals, foreign productions and the 1967 film. The original cast album was America’s top-selling LP for 60 weeks.
For more information, visit www.camelottour.com.