March 26, 2006: A promising new contender has arrived in a crowded pharmaceutical field. Joining the ranks of Ambien, Lunesta, Sonata and other prescription lullaby drugs is "Lestat," the musical sleeping pill that opened last night at the Palace Theater.READ THE REVIEW
Lestat BROADWAY REVIEWS
- Opening Night:
- March 25, 2006
- May 28, 2006
Theater: Palace Theatre / 1564 Broadway, New York, NY, 10036Synopsis:BUY TICKETS BUY GROUP TICKETS
Inspired by Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles, Lestat is the first theatrical score from the legendary songwriting team of Elton John and Bernie Taupin, and has a book by Linda Woolverton. Directed by Robert Jess Roth with musical staging by Matt West, the musical stars Hugh Panaro in the title role, Carolee Carmello as Gabrielle, Jim Stanek as Louis, Roderick Hill as Nicolas, Michael Genet as Marius and Allison Fischer as Claudia.
NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW OF Lestat