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Bio:
James co-directed the 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables, first staged in 2009. He has subsequently directed the production worldwide – including, Japan, Brazil, Spain, Australia, Canada, Korea, Germany, Dubai, New York and the current UK and US tours. He directed the staged concert ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
James co-directed the 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables, first staged in 2009. He has subsequently directed the production worldwide – including, Japan, Brazil, Spain, Australia, Canada, Korea, Germany, Dubai, New York and the current UK and US tours. He directed the staged concert ... (read complete bio)
BWW Review: MICHAEL FEINSTEIN, St George's Bristol Photo BWW Review: MICHAEL FEINSTEIN, St George's Bristol
by Shane Morgan - Oct 25, 2021

The Great American Songbook is a constantly evolving canon that arguably spans almost 100 years of music. It is a collection that includes work by some of the greats of the music industry spanning decades but also genres. No one has encountered as many artists, pieces of music or indeed understands the collection quite like Michael Feinstein.

LES MISERABLES Returns To Milton Keynes Next April Photo LES MISERABLES Returns To Milton Keynes Next April
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2021

Cameron Mackintosh has announced full casting for his acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg's “LES MISERABLES” as the UK and Ireland tour reopens at Glasgow Theatre Royal on 23 November 2021 where it will visit Milton Keynes Theatre from Tuesday 26 April to Saturday 21 May 2022.

Full Casting Announced For LES MISERABLES at Theatre Royal Photo Full Casting Announced For LES MISERABLES at Theatre Royal
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

Theatre Royal, Glasgow has announced full casting for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed production of Les Misérables ahead of the production's Glasgow premiere this Christmas.

Full Casting Announced for LES MISERABLES UK And Ireland Tour Photo Full Casting Announced for LES MISERABLES UK And Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021

Cameron Mackintosh has announced full casting for his acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s “LES MISÉRABLES” as the UK and Ireland tour reopens at Glasgow Theatre Royal on 23 November 2021 where it will run until 31 December 2021. See the full tour schedule!

LES MISERABLES Announces Complete Casting For New Full Production at the Sondheim The Photo LES MISERABLES Announces Complete Casting For New Full Production at the Sondheim Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2021

Following the sell-out success of LES MISÉRABLES – THE STAGED CONCERT, the longest running concert in the history of Shaftesbury Avenue, Cameron Mackintosh has announced full casting for the re-opening of the new full production of LES MISÉRABLES at the Sondheim Theatre on 25 September 2021.

Photos: Jon Robyns, Bradley Jaden, Lucie Jones and More Star in LES MISERABLES- The S Photo Photos: Jon Robyns, Bradley Jaden, Lucie Jones and More Star in LES MISERABLES- The Staged Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2021

Les Misérables -The Staged Concert made its return to the Sondheim Theatre on 20 May 2021! The principal cast of Les Miserables features Jon Robyns as Jean Valjean, Bradley Jaden as Javert, Lucie Jones as Fantine, and more.

¡Feliz Cumpleaños, Claude-Michel Schönberg! Photo ¡Feliz Cumpleaños, Claude-Michel Schönberg!
by Nuria Pedret - Jul 6, 2021

En el aniversario del compositor de MISS SAIGON y LES MISÉRABLES, recuperamos algunas de sus obras más emocionantes

Social Roundup: Fans Attend the Re-Opening of LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Photo Social Roundup: Fans Attend the Re-Opening of LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2021

 Les Miserables - The Staged Concert returned to the stage last night, 20 May. Theatre fans have been so excited to get back to the theatre, and have shown their love for the show on social media.

VIDEO: LES MISERABLES- The Staged Concert Returns to the West End! Photo VIDEO: LES MISERABLES- The Staged Concert Returns to the West End!
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2021

Les Misérables -The Staged Concert made its triumphant return to the Sondheim Theatre on 20 May 2021!

Full Casting Announced For LES MISERABLES -The Staged Concert Photo Full Casting Announced For LES MISERABLES -The Staged Concert
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2021

Performances are set to return for Les Misérables -The Staged Concert at the Sondheim Theatre on 20 May 2021, booking until 5 September 2021.   

LES MISERABLES Announces Dates for 2021-2022 UK and Ireland Tour Photo LES MISERABLES Announces Dates for 2021-2022 UK and Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2021

Cameron Mackintosh has announced full touring dates for the UK and Ireland tour of his production of the Boublil and Schönberg’s “LES MISÉRABLES”. The musical will open at Glasgow Theatre Royal on 24 November 2021 where it has been extended by 2 weeks to run until 1 January 2022, before playing Liverpool Empire (5 – 22 January 2022). Find out the full tour schedule.

LES MISERABLES UK and Ireland Tour Will Reopen on 24 November Photo LES MISERABLES UK and Ireland Tour Will Reopen on 24 November
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2021

Full touring dates have been announced for the UK and Ireland tour of Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed production of the Boublil and Schönberg's “LES MISERABLES”.

UN DĂŤA COMO HOY: LES MISERABLES se estrenaba en Broadway Photo UN DĂŤA COMO HOY: LES MISERABLES se estrenaba en Broadway
by Cristina Martinez - Mar 12, 2021

El 12 de marzo de 1987 LES MISERABLES subĂ­a el telĂłn por primera vez en Nueva York en el Broadway Theatre. Tras ocho semanas de previas en la Opera House del Kennedy Center en Washington D.C, el musical se estrenaba en Broadway con un presupuesto de 4,5 millones de dĂłlares, de los que recuperĂł cuatro solo con la preventa.

LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Returns to the West End on 20 May Photo LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Returns to the West End on 20 May
by Stephi Wild - Mar 10, 2021

Performances are set to return for Les Misérables -The Staged Concert at the Sondheim Theatre, beginning 20 May 2021. The production is currently booking to 5 September 2021. 

Broadway Rewind: LES MISERABLES Rebuilds the Barricade on Broadway Photo Broadway Rewind: LES MISERABLES Rebuilds the Barricade on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 9, 2020

Today we rewind to 2014 for the second Broadway revival of Les Miserables. Les Miserables opened on March 23 at the Imperial Theatre, where it ran for 1024 performances.

BWW Review: LES MISERABLES: THE STAGED CONCERT, Digital Download Photo BWW Review: LES MISERABLES: THE STAGED CONCERT, Digital Download
by Cindy Marcolina - Apr 25, 2020

Back in 2019, the former Queen's Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue was temporarily closed down to transform the building into the Sondheim Theatre and give its favourite tenant, Les Misérables, a major revamp.

BWW Review: LES MISERABLES National Tour, DPAC Photo BWW Review: LES MISERABLES National Tour, DPAC
by Nicole Ackman - Mar 11, 2020

Sometimes, I worry when seeing LES MISERABLES yet another time that it won't ignite the same spark within me. And yet, without fail, this musical reminds me not just why I love theatre, but also of so many truths about humanity. It's a multi-layered story, difficult to simmer down to a concise summary.

DPAC Announces Digital Rush Lottery For LES MISERABLES Photo DPAC Announces Digital Rush Lottery For LES MISERABLES
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2020

Beginning March 9th at 9:00 AM, a digital rush lottery will take place for LES MISERABLES. One of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history returns to DPAC from March 10 a?" 15, 2020, as part of WRAL's Greatest Hits of Broadway.

The National Tour of LES MISERABLES is Coming to Broadway San Jose Photo The National Tour of LES MISERABLES is Coming to Broadway San Jose
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2020

Cameron Mackintosh's production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES, will perform at San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts (255 S. Almaden Blvd) from Tuesday, April 21 through Sunday, April 26, 2020. Tickets (starting at $48) are on-sale now at broadwaysanjose.com, in-person at the San Jose Civic Box Office (150 W. San Carlos St., San Jose), or by calling 800-982-ARTS (2787). Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 669-242-8559. Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.

Review Roundup: The National Tour of LES MISERABLES Photo Review Roundup: The National Tour of LES MISERABLES
by Review Roundups - Feb 20, 2020

The national tour of LES MISERABLES is currently making its way across the country with stops in Cincinnati, Philadelphia, Omaha and more!

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