Free fall into a web of difficulties in 1960s Venice. Inspired by Federico Fellini’s autobiographical film 8½, NINE the Musical was penned by Maury Yeston, winning many Tony Awards since it opened in 1982.
This March, LASALLE takes on the Singapore premiere of NINE, led by Director Terence O’Connell. Performing art students from LASALLE rehearse 5 times a week, 3 hrs a day.
The musical tells the life of famous film director Guido Contini as he tries to balance between his latest work and the numerous women in his life. Be seduced by the torrid lust and artistic passion of the Tony Award-winning musical NINE.
Watch Antonio Banderas performing NINE at the Tony Awards.
** Did you know?
Fergie is set to appear in Rob Marshall’s movie adaptation of NINE, which began shooting in September 2008. The film is said to be released late 2009.
The Black Eyed Peas singer joins an amazing cast that includes Marion Cotillard, Penelope Cruz, Dame Judi Dench, Nicole Kidman, Kate Hudson, Sophia Loren, and Daniel Day-Lewis.
NINE by LASALLE
When: Tue 17 Mar – Sat 21 Mar, 8pm (2pm Matinee, Sat only)
Where: Flexible Performance Space (F102),
LASALLE College of the Arts, 1 McNally Street
Admission: S$20 – tickets available online from Gatecrash (6100 2005), or at The Substation Box Office, all SingPost Branches & S.A.M. Kiosks.
Starring Final year students: