May 2011: Les Misérables – New Company at the Queen’s Theatre

There will be a new company at the Queen’s Theatre from 23 June with Alfie Boe taking over from Simon Bowman as Jean Valjean (until 26 November 2011), Hadley Fraser taking over from Norm Lewis as Javert and Matt Lucas taking over from Martin Ball as Thénardier (until 10 September 2011). Other new cast members … Read moreMay 2011: Les Misérables – New Company at the Queen’s Theatre

March 2011: The What’s On Stage and Olivier Awards

Les Misérables won three categories at the What’s On Stage Awards: Best Musical Revival for the 25th Anniversary Production, as well as Theatre Event of the Year and Best Ensemble Performance for the 25th Anniversary O2 Concert. Love Story had three nominations for the Olivier Awards: Best New Musical, Best Actress in a Musical for … Read moreMarch 2011: The What’s On Stage and Olivier Awards

January 2011: Les Misérables – Alfie Boe’s CD

  Alfie Boe’s new CD Bring Him Home was released on 29th December.  He sings many well known musical theatre songs including: ‘Some Enchanted Evening’, ‘As If We Never Said Goodbye’, ‘Tell Me It’s Not True’ and two duets: ‘Come What May’ with Kerry Ellis and ‘The Impossible Dream’ with Matt Lucas. Congratulations to Herbert … Read moreJanuary 2011: Les Misérables – Alfie Boe’s CD

January 2011: Les Misérables – 25th Anniversary Concert Review

Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2 Arena  We all knew Sunday 3rd October 2010 would be an evening we would remember for the rest of our lives but not one of us could have imagined just how utterly extraordinary it would be. A buzz of excitement and anticipation rippled through the massive arena … Read moreJanuary 2011: Les Misérables – 25th Anniversary Concert Review

December 2010: Les Misérables at the Royal Variety Performance

  A brilliant ten minute excerpt from Les Misérables was shown at the Royal Variety Performance this month and finished with the quartet of Valjeans: Alfie Boe, Simon Bowman, John Owen-Jones and Colm Wilkinson singing ‘Bring Him Home’, as they did at the O2 concert. This song, which was released as a single for iTunes download or … Read moreDecember 2010: Les Misérables at the Royal Variety Performance

November 2010: Love Story Dates, Les Misérables O2 DVD, Green Heart Gifts

Love Story will start previewing at the Duchess Theatre, London on 27 November with Press Night on 6 December. Don’t miss this magical show.   Les Misérables The live recording of the 25th Anniversary concert at the O2 Arena, London will be released on DVD 29 November. Green Heart Gifts This is a fabulous new … Read moreNovember 2010: Love Story Dates, Les Misérables O2 DVD, Green Heart Gifts

July 2010: Les Misérables – Additional O2 Concert Casting

Additional casting has been announced for the 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2. Enjolras will be played by Ramin Karimloo, who is currently playing the Phantom in Love Never Dies and Eponine will be played by Samantha Barks, who was in the final three of the BBC’s I’d Do Anything search for Nancy in Cameron’s … Read moreJuly 2010: Les Misérables – Additional O2 Concert Casting

June 2010: The Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Concert Casting

The Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Concert will take place at the O2 Arena on Sunday 3rd October at 7pm. This celebration will make theatrical history with an international first – three different productions in London at the same time: the original production at the Queen’s theatre, the new 25th Anniversary Touring production at the Barbican … Read moreJune 2010: The Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Concert Casting

May 2010: North American Tour of Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Production

DREAM THE DREAM, the 25th Anniversary production of Les Misérables, will begin its North American tour at the Paper Mill Playhouse, New Jersey on 19th November 2010. Cameron Mackintosh presents this new production with glorious new staging and spectacular re-imagined scenery and stunning projections, inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. It has already been … Read moreMay 2010: North American Tour of Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Production

January 2010: 25th Anniversary Production of Les Misérables Opens in Cardiff and UK Tour Dates

   The brand new 25th Anniversary production of Les Misérableshad its official opening night on the 22nd December at the Cardiff Millennium Centre.   Herbert Kretzmer, Cameron’s mother, Cameron Mackintosh and Claude-Michel at the opening night party in Cardiff.   It provided a revelationary new insight into this well loved favourite with a production that … Read moreJanuary 2010: 25th Anniversary Production of Les Misérables Opens in Cardiff and UK Tour Dates