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Les Misérables


Long-running musical which is as much a West End institution as anything else. Brilliant songs abound as ex-convict Jean Valjean is hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert.

Overview


Genre: Musical

Director:
Trevor Nunn (Adaptation & Direction) John Caird (Adaptation & Direction)

Author:
Alain Boublil - Author/Dramatist Claude-Michel Schönberg - Book

Production:
Cameron Mackintosh

Music:
Claude-Michel Schönberg

Lyrics:
Herbert Kretzmer

Running time: 2 hrs 50 mins

Age suitability:
Recommended for children aged 7 or over; children

Background


Winner of the 2014 BBC Radio 2 Audience Olivier Award.


Cameron Mackintosh's legendary production of Boublil and Schönberg's Les Misérables is a global stage sensation.


Seen by more than 65 million people in 42 countries and in 22 languages around the globe, it is still breaking box-office records everywhere in its 28th year.


Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption - a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit.


Synopsis


Set in 19th-century France, ex-convict Jean Valjean is hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert after he breaks parole.


When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever.


Features the songs 'I Dreamed A Dream', 'Bring Him Home', 'One Day More' and 'On My Own'.


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Dates


Previews from: Saturday 3 April 2004

Press night: -

Booking until:Saturday 14 October 2017

Closes: No date announced.

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Intervals:1

Matinee:

Wednesday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Intervals:1

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Cast


Killian Donnelly - Jean Valjean

Jeremy Secomb - Javert

Steven Meo - Thénardier

Paul Wilkins - Marius

Carley Stenson - Fantine

Karis Jack - Eponine

Jacqueline Tate - Madame Thénardier

Hyoie O'grady - Enjolras

Charlotte Kennedy - Cosette


Ensemble:


Emma Barr - Crone/old Woman

Adam Bayjou - Factory Foreman / Claquesous

Ciaràn Bowling - Swing

Oliver Brenin - Swing / Assistant Dance Captain

Hugo Chiarella - Grantaire

Andy Conaghan - Bishop Of Digne / Babet

Sophie-May Feek - Waitress/whore

Lee Van Geleen - Lesgles

Catherine Hannay - Urchin/whore

Antony Hansen - Courfeyrac

Holly-Anne Hull - Urchin / Whore

James Hume - Bamatabois/Legles

Ciaran Joyce - Montparnasse

Katie Kerr - Madame

Rebecca Lafferty - Swing

Joanna Loxton - Swing

John Lumsden - Joly

Anna McGarahan - Factory Girl/whore

Jonny Purchase - Feuilly

Lauren Soley - Urchin / Whore

Shaq Taylor - Prouvaire

George Tebbutt - Swing

Danny Whitehead - Combeferre

Alice Ellen Wright - Crone/urchin

Holly McDonagh - Little Cosette

Grace Salsoni - Little Cosette

Molly Shenker - Little Cosette

Talia Etherington - Young Eponine

Jenifer Thomas - Young Eponine

Yasmin Weaver - Young Eponine

Colby Mulgrew - Gavroche

Ben Perkins - Gavroche

Max Reader - Gavroche


Creatives


Director: Trevor Nunn (Adaptation & Direction) John Caird (Adaptation & Direction)
Designer: John Napier
Costume designer: Andreane Neofitou
Musical direction: John Cameron - Orchestrations
Christopher Jahnke - New Orchestrations
Stephen Metcalfe - New Orchestrations
Stephen Brooker - Musical Supervision and new orchestrations
Alfonso Casado - Musical Supervisor
Lighting: David Hersey
Sound: Mick Potter, Andrew Bruce
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