Les Miserable’s is a Tony award-winning musical composed by French record and musical composer, Claude Michel Schonberg. The musical’s lyrics were written by Alain Boublil for the original French version, and by Herbert Kretzmer for the later adapted English version. The musical is based on the 1862 novel Les Miserable’s by the renowned French poet and playwright Victor Hugo. Les Mesirable’s is widely considered to be one of the most successful and longest running musical in the theatre history. In 2006, Les Miseable’s celebrated its twenty-fifth anniversary, and was declared the longest running show in the West End of London with over ten thousand performances.
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Les Miserable’s first premiered in Paris at the city’s sports arena in 1980, running for a short period of three months. The first adapted English production opened in the London’s West at the Barbican Arts Centre in 1985. Initially the production team received immense criticism for changing a historical French literary piece into a musical, but with time and approval of the British audience, the critics started to appreciate the work. The musical later debuted on the New York’s Broadway at the Broadhurst Theatre in March 1987. The Broadway production of Les Miserable’s ran for about sixteen years with over six thousand performances.
Over the years, Les Miserable’s has been staged at various locations around the world including Norway, Buenos Aires, Mexico City, Paris, London, and New York, to mention a few. Les Miserable’s has several prestigious theatre industry awards to its name, including eight Tony Awards and four John Kraaijkamp Musical Awards. This season, the production is due to be staged in the American city of Detroit, Michigan. So, grab the best available Les miserable’s Detroit tickets and make your way to the theatre!
The classic French musical; Les Miserables now hits the Fisher theatre of Detroit. The musical first premiered in the 1980s and since then it has been hanging around. Les Mis is a musical composition of world famous Claude Michel Schönberg. This French masterpiece was introduced to the English speaking world in 1985 and now it has been the longest running musical of the world. The musical has also been one of the most memorable gigs of Broadway and West End.
Les Miserables is inspired from Victor Hugo’s French novel showing the nineteenth century France. The musical is a forceful story with its plot hovering over the themes of redemption and revolution. The story is about a movement struggling against the prevailing norms of the society. The student revolutionaries along with the supposed outcasts of the society like factory workers and prostitutes join hands to stand for what they believe in. The musical is a soul awakening journey of compassion and perseverance.
The musical has earned acclaim by running successfully for so many years and it has also earned many awards including Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Book and Best Score. The musical has revering albums with evergreen songs like I Dreamed a Dream, recently covered by the members of Glee. The other popular musical numbers are The Confrontation, Castle on a Cloud, Do You Hear the People Sing?, A Heart Full of Love, Dawn of Anguish, The final Battle and Beggars at the Feast. To enjoy this all and much much more get Les Miserables Fisher Theatre Tickets now!