Come and feel the magic of award winning London show, Les Miserables at the magnificent Queens theatre! The classic London musical, features a ‘sung through’ score in a quasi operatic style and has become one of the world’s longest running musical. The blockbuster London show is still one of the most loved shows in London’s West End.
Les Miserables also known as Les Mis made its grand debut in the year 1985 but opened with lukewarm reviews. The show was transferred from the Barbican to the Palace Theatre and finally settled at the Queen’s Theatre. The award winning London show is adapted from the popular Victor Hugo’s epic French novel.
The story of Les Miserables is set against the backdrop of Revolutionary France. The show revolves around the plight of convict Jean Valjean. The story is all about his struggles to escape the law and correct all his wrongs deeds. The show is a colourful mix of characters etched from the breadth of society. Alain Boublil’s heart touching score along with lyrics by Claude Michel Schonberg makes the show a memorable experience.
Some of the mesmerizing musical compositions featured in the show are ‘I Dreamed a Dream’, ‘On My Own’ and ‘Bring Him Home’ etc. Although the show is running from long time, it still looks fresh and exhilarating. The brilliant starcast such as Sierra Boggess, Danielle Hope, Alfie Boe and Ramin Karimloo has always made the show a powerful theatrical experience.
Queens Theatre is running the houseful shows of this power packed London musical featuring powerful story, stirring songs and breathtaking production. The show has some brillianty comic moments along with battles and emotional drama. The classic musical is recommended for children aged 7 above, due to its length and subject matter. Please note that children under the age of 5 years will not be admitted into the venue!
The Queen’s Theatre is positioned on the Shaftesbury Avenue and is, one of the most famous streets for theatre in London. There are wide range of eating, drinking and entertainment options. Soho is located at a walking distance from the theatre as there are huge range of bars and restaurants.