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Miss Saigon celebrates 25 years since the musical premiered

Hit musical Miss Saigon is celebrating its 25th anniversary year.

Based on the opera Madame Butterfly, Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg's musical tells the tragic story of an orphaned Vietnamese girl, Kim, who falls in love with an American GI named Chris.

The love story is one of the most successful musicals and has been seen by more than 40 million people worldwide.

Lea Salonga and Eva Noblezada spoke to BBC Breakfast about their experience of playing Miss Saigon.

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