Musical Matinees: MOULIN ROUGE! (2001)
Directed by Baz Luhrmann, this Academy Award-winning musical is a dazzling spectacle that delights all the senses. A young Englishman (Ewan McGregor) in 1899 Paris becomes infatuated with Satine (Nicole Kidman), a singer at the Moulin Rouge. However, she has been promised by the manager to a Duke (Richard Roxburgh) in return for funding his next production. As the young lovers meet in secret, Satine's wedding day draws closer but she hides a fatal secret from both Christian and the Duke.