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Les Miserables Production History

Les Miserables Show Information

Previews: February 28, 1987 (11 previews)
Opening:March 12, 1987
Closing:May 18, 2003
# Performances:6680
Theatres: Kennedy Center [Eisenhower Theatre] (Washington, DC)
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Broadway Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
2/28/1987 - 10/14/1990
Imperial Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
10/17/1990 - 5/18/2003
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Running Time:3 hours, with one intermission
Intermissions:1
Version:Original Broadway Version
Show type Musical
Other titles:
  • Los Miserables (Spanish title)

Other Productions of Les Miserables

1985   West End Original London Production
West End
1987   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1987   US Tour 1st National Tour
US Tour
1988   US Tour 2nd National Tour
US Tour
1988   US Tour 3rd National Tour
US Tour
2006   Broadway Return Engagement [Broadway]
Broadway
2010   US Tour 25th Anniversary Production
US Tour
2014   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
2017   US Tour Revival National Tour
US Tour
2019   West End West End Staged Concert Revival
West End
2019   West End West End Revival
West End

Les Miserables - 1987 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1987 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor - Musical Colm Wilkinson
1987 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical Alain Boublil
1987 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical Claude-Michel Schönberg
1987 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Musical Herbert Kretzmer
1987 Tony Awards Best Book of a Musical Claude-Michel Schonberg
1987 Tony Awards Best Costume Design Andreane Neofitou
1987 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical Trevor Nunn
1987 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical John Caird
1987 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design David Hersey
1987 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design David Hersey
1987 Tony Awards Best Musical Cameron Mackintosh
1987 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Claude-Michel Schonberg
1987 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Herbert Kretzmer
1987 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Alain Boublil
1987 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Michael Maguire
1987 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Terrence Mann
1987 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Colm Wilkinson
1987 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Frances Ruffelle
1987 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Judy Kuhn
1987 Tony Awards Best Scenic Design John Napier