This international smash-hit may be the most popular musical in the world, and it caps Theatre Jacksonville's 94th season in an exclusive first for local theatres in Northeast Florida. It's 19th Century France. The nation is in the midst of revolution, and convict Jean Valjean is running from the law. Hunted relentlessly by the policeman Javert for breaking his parole, he must create a new life and honor his promise to raise the young orphaned Cosette. This epic story follows the increasingly dangerous cat and mouse chase between the two men as Valjean seeks to protect the ones he loves. Grand and uplifting, Les Miserables packs an emotional wallop that has thrilled audiences all over the world.