The most successful French musical of all time is on its way to Istanbul.
"An ugly and hunchbacked deaf child, abandoned in Paris by gypsies, finds solace and escape in only one place,the bell tower of the great Cathedral of Notre Dame. One day he spiesthe beautiful gypsy girl, Esmeralda, whostirsan unknown feeling deepin his heart..."
This enchanting musical,adapted from Victor Hugo's immortal novel "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" shows that even the most miserable are capable of treasuring and nurturing what is most precious to them.
The musical, a classic love story adapted to the modern stage by Luc Plamondon and Richard Cocciante, transports the audience back to the Paris in the 1800s with its rich costumes, detailed settings and authentic performances.
The production opened in 1998 at Palais des Congres in Paris, and succeeded in selling over 10 millions of CDs and DVDs, and over 8 million tickets in 15 years. It holds Guinness Book World Record for most ticket sales in a single year, and went on to have an extraordinarily successful run in London's West end.
The show's gorgeous soundtrack includes the celebrated song "Belle", that was chosen the Best Song of the 20th Century by French TV audiences and the Song of the Decade by Russian audiences. The script was adapted into English for the stage by Will Jennings, the writer of the immortal song "My Heart Will Go On" from the movie Titanic.
Notre Dame de Paris, one of the world's most popular musicals, has performed in 14 different countries, and now makes its long-awaited Turkish debut. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime event!
* Musical will be performed in English with Turkish surtitles.