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BWW TV: Les Mis 25th Anniversary Concert Preview - 'One Day More'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 22, 2011

The longest running musical of all time, Les Misérables, celebrated it's 25th anniversary in a special concert event, which was recorded live from London's famous O2 theater on October 3. Now Universal Studios Home Entertainment has released the video on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download. Here, in this BWW TV: Les Mis 25th Anniversary Concert Preview, the cast performs 'One Day More'! (more...)

BWW TV: Les Mis 25th Anniversary Concert Preview - 'I Dreamed a Dream' with Lea Salonga
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 22, 2011

The longest running musical of all time, Les Misérables, celebrated it's 25th anniversary in a special concert event, which was recorded live from London's famous O2 theater on October 3. Now Universal Studios Home Entertainment has released the video on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download. Here, in this BWW TV: Les Mis 25th Anniversary Concert Preview, Lea Salonga performs 'I Dreamed a Dream'. (more...)

BWW TV: Les Mis 25th Anniversary Concert Preview - 'The Confrontation' with Norm Lewis & Alfie Boe
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 22, 2011

The longest running musical of all time, Les Misérables, celebrated it's 25th anniversary in a special concert event, which was recorded live from London's famous O2 theater on October 3. Now Universal Studios Home Entertainment has released the video on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download. Here, in this BWW TV: Les Mis 25th Anniversary Concert Preview, Norm Lewis and Alfie Boe perform 'The Confrontation'. (more...)

LES MIS 25th Anniversary Concert Receives Blu-ray Release Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2011

The longest running musical of all time, Les Misérables, will sweep U.S. audiences off their feet in a special one-night, in-theater event on Wednesday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. local time. Presented by NCM Fathom, Omniverse Vision and Cameron Mackintosh, in association with The Broadway League and Nederlander/First, Les Misérables in Concert - The 25th Anniversary Event was recorded live from London's famous O2 theater on Oct. 3 and will be released on Blu-ray on February 22. (more...)

West End LES MISERABLES Musicians to Re-Audition for Expanded Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2011

According to The Stage, current musicians from West End's LES MISERABLES will have to re-audition to be a part of the newly expanded orchestra. As previously reported, Cameron Mackintosh will expand the orchestra from 11 to 14 for the production, which is currently playing the Queen's Theatre. The increase in orchestra members will allow the musicians to use the new arrangements for the show, as the West End production is currently the only one still using the outdated arrangements. (more...)

LES MISERABLES Orchestra to Be Expanded
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2011

According to a report by The Stage,Cameron Mackintosh is planing to expand the orchestra from 11 to 14 for West End's Les Miserables. The production, which is currently playing the Queen's Theatre, will also get a new sound design. The increase in orchestra members will allow the musicians to use the new arrangements for the show, as the West End production is currently the only one still using the outdated arrangements. (more...)

Cirque Éloize Plays Cadillac Palace Theatre 4/26
by BWW News Desk - Feb 07, 2011

Following sold-out engagements in Montreal and Toronto, world-renowned Cirque Éloize presents its critically-acclaimed new production Cirque Éloize iD. Cirque Éloize iD will run beginning April 26th at the Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 W. Randolph). (more...)

LES MISÉRABLES 25th Anniversary Concert Starring Salonga, Lewis, Jonas, et al. Airs on PBS 3/6
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2011

Entertainment Weekly reports that the 25th Anniversary Concert of LES MISÉRABLES, which took place on October 3rd, 2010 with simultaneous screenings in select theaters, will air on PBS in March. (more...)

'Les Miz' Opens Tonight!
by Beau Higgins - Jan 18, 2011

Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's new 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables are now on sale for the premiere Fort Lauderdale engagement at Broward Center for the Performing Arts. The all new production of Les Misérables features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. To purchase tickets, visit www.broadwayacrossamerica.com or www.browardcenter.org; call 954-462-0222 or visit Broward Center Box Office Monday through Friday 10AM - 5 PM, Saturday and Sunday 12 Noon - 5 PM and 1 ½ hours prior to show times. Ticket prices start at $25. For more information on the production, and for a video preview, please visit www.LesMis.com. (more...)

LES MIS 25th Anniversary Concert Gets 2/22 Blu-ray Release
by BWW News Desk - Jan 05, 2011

The longest running musical of all time, Les Misérables, will sweep U.S. audiences off their feet in a special one-night, in-theater event on Wednesday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. local time. Presented by NCM Fathom, Omniverse Vision and Cameron Mackintosh, in association with The Broadway League and Nederlander/First, Les Misérables in Concert - The 25th Anniversary Event was recorded live from London's famous O2 theater on Oct. 3 and will be released on Blu-ray on February 22. (more...)

The New 25th Anniversary Production Of 'Les Misérables' Plays The Broward Center
by Beau Higgins - Jan 03, 2011

Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's new 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables are now on sale for the premiere Fort Lauderdale engagement at Broward Center for the Performing Arts. The all new production of Les Misérables features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. To purchase tickets, visit www.broadwayacrossamerica.com or www.browardcenter.org; call 954-462-0222 or visit Broward Center Box Office Monday through Friday 10AM - 5 PM, Saturday and Sunday 12 Noon - 5 PM and 1 ½ hours prior to show times. Ticket prices start at $25. For more information on the production, and for a video preview, please visit www.LesMis.com. (more...)

Atlantic's Harold Pinter Double Bill Extended Thru 12/19
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2010

Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director)'s first main stage production of its 2010-2011 season, THE COLLECTION & A KIND OF ALASKA: TWO PLAYS BY HAROLD PINTER has been extended in advance of officially opening later this month. (more...)

Marcus Center Presents LES MISERABLES, Tix On Sale 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2010

Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's new 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables will go on sale Sunday, December 12 at 11:00 AM for the premiere Milwaukee engagement at the Marcus Center. (more...)

Marcus Center Presents LES MISERABLES, Tix On Sale 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 09, 2010

Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's new 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables will go on sale Sunday, December 12 at 11:00 AM for the premiere Milwaukee engagement at the Marcus Center. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: LES MISERABLES DVD Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 02, 2010

The Les Miserables 25th Anniversary O2 concert, which played its last performance on October 2, 2010 starred Ramin Karmiloo, Samantha Barks, Alfie Boe, Nick Jonas,Norm Lewis, Matt Lucas, Lea Salonga, Jenny Galloway, and Katie Hall. Click below to watch a sneak preview of the DVD, which was released November 29. (more...)

LES MISERABLES Comes To The Fisher Theater 3/22-4/3/2011
by BWW News Desk - Dec 01, 2010

The premiere Detroit engagement of Cameron Mackintosh's new 25th anniversary production of Les Miserables will be at the Fisher Theatre, March 22 - April 3. (more...)

Photo Coverage: LES MIS Opening Night After Party
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 29, 2010

The 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables making its United States premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse prior to a major US National Tour. The all new production of Les Misérables features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the opening night party and brings you photo coverage below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: LES MIS Opens at Paper Mill!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 29, 2010

The 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables making its United States premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse prior to a major US National Tour. The all new production of Les Misérables features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the opening night curtain call and brings you photo coverage below! (more...)

Youth Music Theatre UK Seeks Actors, Singers, Dancers, Musicians
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2010

Youth Music Theatre UK (YMT) , the country's biggest, most vibrant and most active music theatre company for young people, are preparing to tour the UK in January and February in search of actors, singers, dancers, musicians and stage managers to join the company in 2011. (more...)

PASSION, CLYBOURNE PARK Win London Evening Standard Awards
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2010

According to the BBC, PASSION was named the Best Musical at the 56th London Evening Standard Theatre Awards while Bruce Norris's CLYBOURNEY PARK won the Best Play Award on Nov. 28 in a ceremony at London's Savoy Hotel. Sir Peter Hall was also honored with the Moscow Art Theatre's Golden Seagull Award for his contribution to world theatre while Sir Michael Gambon was awarded the Lebedev Special Award for his contribution to British theatre. (more...)

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