Tickets for LES MISÉRABLES in Thousand Oaks Go on Sale 7/8
by BWW News Desk - July 2, 2012
Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's new 25th anniversary production of Les Miserables will go on sale Sunday, July 8 at 12 p.m. for the Thousand Oaks premiere engagement at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. The all-new production of Les Miserables features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. To purchase tickets, visit theaterleague.com or ticketmaster.com, call 800-745-3000 or visit the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Box Office. Ticket prices start at $54. For more information on the production, engagement dates and locations, please visit www.LesMis.com. For a video sneak peek of the New 25th Anniversary Production of Les Miserables, please visit www.LesMis.com/watch. (more...)
LES MISÉRABLES, Starring Peter Lockyer, Returns to 5th Avenue Theatre, Now thru 7/8
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2012
Due to popular demand, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Les Miserables returns to Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre for a spectacular two-week engagement tonight, June 27-July 8, 2012. (more...)
Twitter Watch: Hugh Jackman-'Filming for les miserables has finished!!!'
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2012
On Twitter Watch, Hugh Jackman wrote 'Filming for les miserables has finished!!! Thank you Tom and the whole crew! Amazing. 24601 signing out! ' (more...)
LOVE NEVER DIES' Sierra Boggess to Join LES MIS as Fantine
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2012
According to the Daily Mail, Sierra Boggess is set to join the West End's LES MISERABLES at the Queen's Theatre as Fantine this summer. (more...)
LES MIS Movie Teaser Trailer Set for Release May 30!
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2012
Not only did Hugh Jackman and producer Cameron Mackintosh give Les Misérables movie fans a Friday treat with this picture, taken on the Les Mis set, they have also revealed that the first movie teaser trailer will be available next Wednesday, May 30! (more...)
LES MISÉRABLES, Starring Peter Lockyer, Returns to 5th Avenue Theatre, 6/27-7/8
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2012
Due to popular demand, Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Les Miserables returns to Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre for a spectacular two-week engagement, June 27-July 8, 2012. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Hugh Jackman Wishes 'Happy Mother's Day' from LES MIS Film Set!
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2012
Hugh Jackman takes a moment to wish everyone a happy Mother's Day from the set of the Les Misérables film.Hugh Jackman (Jean Valjean) takes a moment to wish everyone a happy Mother's Day from the set of the Les Misérables film. Check out the video below! (more...)
Photo Flash: Hugh Jackman and Isabelle Allen on LES MIS Film Set!
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2012
The Les Misérables film just released a new Facebook photo featuring Hugh Jackman (Jean Valjean) chatting with Isabelle Allen (Young Cosette) on the Les Mis film set. Check out the photo below! (more...)
LES MIS' Jason Forbach, Abilene Philharmonic Perform Broadway Favorites Tonight, 5/5
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2012
Jason Forbach, currently appearing as Enjolras in the 25th Anniversary National Tour of Les Miserables, will present a one-night-only concert 'Broadway a la Carte II' alongside Kristi Tingle and the Abilene Philharmonic under the musical direction of Maestro David Itken. The concert is tonight, May 5th at the Abilene Civic Center at 8 p.m. It will feature classic songs from the best of the Broadway stage including hits from Guys & Dolls, Cabaret, Miss Saigon and more. (more...)
Photo Flash: Russell Crowe as Javert in LES MIS Film!
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2012
Russell Crowe often posts on Twitter about the Les Miserables film, sometimes in character, and he recently retweeted a picture of himself in his Javert garb, which was then posted by the Les Miserables movie's official Twitter. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: LES MISERABLES' Beyond the Barricade: Episode 1
by Stage Tube - April 20, 2012
The LES MISERABLES London cast just started a new Q & A series with David Shannon, who is currently playing Jean Val Jean. In this video, Shannon answers fan questions and elaborates on his past work experience, challenges in the show, and embarrassing moments on stage. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Go Backstage With Ramin Karimloo at LES MIS!
by Stage Tube - March 31, 2012
West End star Ramin Karimloo, who was just seen as the title character in the 25th Anniversary concert of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, is currently starring as Jean Valjean in the London production of LES MISERABLES. Watch as he gives a tour of his dressing room before getting ready to depart from the show and hear about what he has coming up next below! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: New LES MIS Eponine Danielle Hope Sings 'On My Own'
by Stage Tube - March 9, 2012
This video from the BBC's OVER THE RAINBOW TV show gives a sneak peak of what to expect from Danielle Hope's performance as Eponine in London's West-End production of LES MISERABLES when she starts performances on June 18. (more...)
Ramin Karimloo Extends LES MIS Run Through March 31; David Shannon, Gerónimo Rauch Join Cast in Spring
by BWW - February 14, 2012
Cameron Mackintosh announced today that Ramin Karimloo will extend his run playing 'Jean Valjean' in the legendary musical "LES MISÉRABLES" at the Queen's Theatre until 31 March 2012. David Shannon will then return to the role of 'Jean Valjean' from Tuesday 3 April - Saturday 16 June 2012. He will be followed by Geronimo Rauch who will play the role from Monday 18 June 2012 until Saturday 15 June 2013 (more...)
STAGE TUBE: LES MIS Cast Spoofs '12 Days of Christmas'
by BroadwayWorld TV - December 21, 2011
In the video below, the West End cast of LES MISERABLES gets in the holiday spirit with a special vesion of 'The 12 Days of Christmas.' Clcik below to check it out! (more...)
CONFIRMED: Ramin Karimloo to Join West End's LES MISERABLES
by BWW - October 26, 2011
Ramin Karimloo will star as ‘Jean Valjean' in the legendary musical 'LES MISERABLES' at the Queen's Theatre from Tuesday 29 November 2011- Saturday 3 March 2012. Ramin joins the current West End company which includes Hadley Fraser as ‘Javert', Caroline Sheen as ‘Fantine', Alexia Khadime as ‘Eponine', Craig Mather as ‘Marius', Cameron Blakely as ‘Thénardier', Katy Secombe as ‘Madame Thénardier', Liam Tamne as ‘Enjolras' and Lisa-Anne Wood as ‘Cosette'. (more...)
RIALTO CHATTER: Ramin Karimloo to Take on Jean Valjean in West End's LES MISERABLES?
by BWW - October 25, 2011
One of BroadwayWorld's reliable sources has revealed that West End star Ramin Karimloo, who was just seen as the title character in the 25th Anniversary concert of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, will star as Val Jean in the London production of LES MISERABLES in 2012, taking over for Alfie Boe. Karimloo has previously played both Marius and Enjorlas in various productions of the show. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at New Cast of West End's LES MISERABLES
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2011
There have been some major cast changes in the legendary musical 'LES MISERABLES' at the Queen's Theatre from Thursday 23 June 2011. Caroline Sheen plays ‘Fantine', Alexia Khadime ‘Eponine', Craig Mather ‘Marius', Katy Secombe ‘Madame Thénardier', Liam Tamne ‘Enjolras' and Lisa-Anne Wood ‘Cosette'. They join Alfie Boe as ‘Jean Valjean', Matt Lucas as ‘Thénardier' and Hadley Fraser as ‘Javert'. (more...)
Sean Penn, Robert Downey Jr. Being Considered for LES MIS Film
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2011
With a show as well-known worldwide as LES MISÉRABLES, casting is of the utmost importance. Though West End star Alfie Boe is Cameron Mackintosh's reported first choice to play the iconic role of Jean Valjean in the long-anticipated film version of LES MISERABLES, there are other roles that need casting, and they'll most likely be filled with stars. (more...)
West End LES MISERABLES Musicians to Re-Audition for Expanded Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - February 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...)