A new production of Boublil and Schönberg’s Les Misérables.
The epic tale of broken dreams, passion and redemption set against a nation in the throes of revolution.
Winner of over 100 international awards and seen by over 65 million people worldwide, Les Misérables is an epic and uplifting story about the survival of the human spirit. This true modern classic is based on Victor Hugo’s novel and features one of the most memorable scores of all time.
In nineteenth century France, Jean Valjean is released from 19 years of unjust imprisonment, but finds nothing in store for him but mistrust and mistreatment. He breaks his parole in hopes of starting a new life, initiating a lifelong struggle for redemption relentlessly pursued by police inspector Javert.
Epic, grand and uplifting, Les Misérables packs an emotional wallop that has thrilled audiences all over the world. This pop opera features a cast of exceptional singers and overflows with melodies.
A spectacle on Broadway and the West End, Les Misérables is a powerful affirmation of the human spirit that has become a popular masterpiece.
This Showbiz production will be directed by Stephen Robertson with musical direction by Richard Marrett.
Please Note: This production includes gunfire, smoke and flashing light effects. It is not recommended for very young or sensitive viewers as the content may disturb.
Opening 14 September 2018 for a limited season.
Evening performances at 7:30pm
Matinees: 4pm Sunday
Duration: 2 hours 55 minutes including a 20 minute interval.
Tickets starting from $60 (includes GST, Ticketek Service Fee and a $2.50 ITR Heritage Levy)
A musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg.
Based on a novel by Victor Hugo.
Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg.
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer.
Original French Text by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel.
Additional material by James Fenton.
Adapted and originally directed by Trevor Nunn and John Caird.
Orchestrations by John Cameron.
Directed and Choreographed by Stephen Robertson.
Musical Direction by Richard Marrett.
Original London Production by Cameron Mackintosh and The Royal Shakespeare Company.
Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia) and Cameron Mackintosh Ltd.
All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.
Presented by: The Saunders & Co Season