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"LES MISERABLES" ANNOUNCES NEW BOOKING PERIOD TO 28TH JUNE 03
Les Miserables has announced a new booking period covering performances from 6th Jan 03 to 28th Jun 03 at the Palace Theatre.(This booking period goes on sale 16th Sep 02) (***Bookings for Groups 15 or more now booking to 13th Dec 03)
This long-running musical currently features Michael Sterling (Jean Valjean), Jerome Pradon (Javert), Hadley Fraser (Marius), Sophia Ragavelas (Eponine), Helen French (Cosette), Paul Manuel (Enjolras), Rosemary Ashe (Madame Thenardier), Carmen Cusack (Fantine) and Stephen Tate (Thenardier) .
Hans Peter Janssens (Jean Valjean) and Michael McCarthy (Javert) are expected to return on 2nd Dec 02).
The show, which concerns Love and bravery in 19th century France during the revolutionary struggles, has been running in London since 1985. It is written by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg, based on the novel by Victor Hugo. It has lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer and music by Claude-Michel Schonberg, with original text by Alain Boublil and additional material by James Fenton. It is adapted and directed by Trevor Nunn and John Caird.
It has been seen by over 47 million people worldwide in 33 countries and in 20 languages. There have been 31 cast recordings of "Les Miserables", including the multi-platinum London cast recording and the Grammy Award-winning Broadway cast and complete symphonic albums. The video of the 10th Anniversary Royal Albert Hall Gala Concert has sold well over one million copies worldwide, making it one of the best-selling musical videos in the UK.