The award winning London show, Les Miserables is running with packed houses at the magnificent Queen’s Theatre! The popular show is adapted from the Victor Hugo’s epic original novel, and has become one of the longest-running musical of the world. From the last 30 years, the show is enjoyed packed houses in the West End. In the year 1985, the show opened with lukewarm reviews and was transferred from the Barbican to the Palace Theatre.
The story of Les Miserables is set against the backdrop of the burning French revolution. The show revolves around the struggles of ex-convict Jean Valjean and his struggles to escape from his dreadful past. The show also features a mesmerising book and chartbusting compositions by duo Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg.
Les Misearables features some great musical numbers such as “I Dreamed a Dream”, “On My Own”, “Stars”, “Bring Him Home”, “Do You Hear the People Sing?”, “Master of the House”, “A Little Fall of Rain” and the show-stopping “One Day More”.
Under the superb direction of Trevor Nunn and John Caird, show features song penned by Herbert Kretzmer, whereas set designing by John Napier, costume designing by Andreane Neofitou, lighting design by David Hersey and sound design by Mick Potter and Andrew Bruce. Some of the popular actors have performed such as Sierra Boggess, Danielle Hope, Alfie Boe, Ramin Karimloo, Carrie Hope Fletcher, Rachelle Ann Go and Eva Noblezada. The current casting of Les Miserables stars Killian Donnelly as John Valjean, Jeremy Secomb as Javert, Steven Meo as Thénardier, Paul Wilkins as Marius, Carley Stenson as Fantine, Karis Jack as Eponine, Jacqueline Tate as Madame Thénardier, Hyoie O’Grady as Enjolras and Charlotte Kennedy as Cossette.
Les Miserables is a truly epic mesmerising musical beautifully exhibits the French history. The three hours long show is recommended for 7+ kids. The popular show us running with packed housesat the Queen’s Theatre located on the Shaftesbury Avenue. The venue has wide range of eating, drinking and entertainment options. Some of the topmost shops, museums and theatres are located at a nearby distance. The popular theatre is located at an easily accessible location and can be commuted via various modes of commutations.