Experience the heartbreak and timeless love story of “Miss Saigon” this holiday season during its one-month run at the Kennedy Center.

Set in war-torn Saigon, this epic musical tells the story of an American G.I. and his Vietnamese love. This incredible spectacle will run you through a range of emotions — from sadness to elation to incredulity and back again.

Heading up Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of this classic musical are Emily Bautista as Kim and Anthony Festa as Chris. Sample music from the score at the tour’s official website.

WHEN: December 12, 2018-January 13, 2019 | Times vary by date
WHERE: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts | 2700 F Street, NW in Washington, D.C.
TICKETS: $49-$175 available online at the ticketing website

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Know before you go:

  • This musical deals with adult themes and visuals. It is recommended for viewers aged 12 and up.
  • Running Time: 135 minutes with a 20-minute intermission
  • Group discounts may be available through the group sales website.

How to get there

The Kennedy Center is not readily accessible by Metro. Your best bet is to catch a ride in or a taxi. If you drive to the venue, park in the underground parking garage. Street parking in the immediate vicinity is extremely limited. Additional garage parking is available across the street at The Watergate.

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Dining options at The Kennedy Center

The Roof Terrace Restaurant features a lovely sit-down dining room experience with a panoramic view of the city from the terrace. Enjoy their famous Kitchen Brunch before a Sunday matinee — you won’t believe the spread! For more casual dining, the KC Cafe can accommodate up to 150 visitors and offers more casual meals of salads, soups, grill items, and sandwiches.

For more information about this production of Miss Saigon, including video clips, visit the Kennedy Center website.

**All photos in this article are courtesy of The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Have you seen Miss Saigon? Without spoiling the story, what is your favorite part? Let us know in the comments below!

 

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