Friday, February 23, 2024

Les Misérables Heads Back to Movie Theatres for Global Re-Release February 23 by Molly Higgins

The 2012 film adaptation of the West End and Broadway favorite has been remixed and remastered for the encore run.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06AM
Sunday, February 18, 2024

Elaine Paige Honors the Memory of Radio DJ Steve Wright on Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige spotlights show tunes from Come From Awa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:32AM
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Music and Cabaret Column by Sandi Durell

Judy Kuhn/92Y – Craig Rubano/Beechman Theatre – Celebrate Marquis Theatre/54Below – Birdland Jazz/David Marino,Jeff Harnar,Karen Mason, Allan Harris – Adam Pascal & Anthony Rapp/…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 07:51AM

Peter Jöback Is Jean Valjean in London's Les Misérables Starting February 13 by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical continues at the Sondheim Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32AM
Monday, February 12, 2024

Alfie Boe, Killian Donnelly, More to Lead Les Misérables Arena Tour by Logan Culwell-Block

The pair will share the role of Jean Valjean opposite Michael Ball and Bradley Jaden as Javert.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM
Thursday, February 1, 2024

Aaron Lazar’s 'Impossible Dream': Healing from A.L.S. by Darryn King

On a recent day in January, the singer and actor Aaron Lazar was exploring one of the rooms tucked away in the storied New York venue Carnegie Hall. “I hated history in high school,” he …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM
Friday, January 26, 2024

London's Les Misérables Will Welcome 2 New Jean Valjeans by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical continues at the Sondheim Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM
Monday, January 22, 2024

Martin McCallum obituary by Michael Coveney

West End producer who worked with Cameron Mackintosh on musicals such as Les Misérables and The Phantom of the OperaWhen Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Cats unexpectedly became a potential…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:12PM
Thursday, January 18, 2024

Photos: Take a Look at Striking New Images of London's Long-Running Les Misérables by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical continues at the Sondheim Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:36PM
Sunday, January 14, 2024

Les Misérables Movie to Receive Global Theatrical Re-Release by Molly Higgins

The remixed, remastered version of the 2012 film adaptation will hit U.S. movie theatres February 23.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:32PM
Friday, January 12, 2024

LES MISERABLES Film to Return to Cinemas With Dolby Remastering

The Les Misérables movie musical will return to theaters for one week this February with a new remastered edition. The special screening marks the film's debut in Dolby Cinemas, which will …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:53AM
Thursday, January 4, 2024

Alison Luff, Adam Jacobs and More Join The Who’s Tommy on Broadway by Darryn King

The principal cast is set for The Who's Tommy. Ali Louis Bourzgui’s Tommy will be joined by Alison Luff as Mrs. Walker, Adam Jacobs as Captain Walker, John Ambrosino as Uncle Ernie, Bobby …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:36AM
Friday, December 29, 2023

From Mamma Mia! to Les Misérables: A Look at Box-Office Grosses for Recent Movie Musicals by Andrew Gans

With the recent release of The Color Purple, check out how other film versions of Broadway musicals have fared.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Monday, December 18, 2023
Thursday, November 30, 2023
Tuesday, November 28, 2023

SPIRITED AWAY: LIVE ON STAGE Will Stream on Max

The stage play is based on Hayao Miyazaki's Academy Award®-winning animated feature and is adapted and directed for the stage by Tony Award®-winner John Caird, Honorary Associate Director…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:02AM
Thursday, November 9, 2023

Video: Broadway Stars Sing 'Bring Him Home' in Tribute to Kidnapped Hostages

Dozens of Broadway stars have come together to sing 'Bring Him Home' Les Misérables to bring attention to the hostages who were kidnapped on October 7, 2023. Watch the video here.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:27AM
Thursday, November 2, 2023

Chip Zien reflects on his impressive resume of landmark musicals. by Playbill

Watch Chip Zien walk down memory lane and share stories from his theatrical career (including what led to him walking offstage in shame during Les Misérables and how he lied his way into In…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:48AM
Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Brody Grant, Sky Lakota-Lynch, Brent Comer and Jason Schmidt to Star in The Outsiders on Broadway by Ruthie Fierberg

Initial principal casting is set for The Outsiders. The previously reported new musical will begin performances on March 16, 2024, and open on April 11 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. Da…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:36PM

The Outsiders Announces Preliminary Casting by Ruthie Fierberg

Initial principal casting is set for The Outsiders. The previously reported new musical will begin performances on March 16, 2024, and open on April 11 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. Da…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:24AM
Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Killian Donnelly Reprises Role of Jean Valjean in London's Les Misérables Beginning October 31 by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical continues at the Sondheim Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Max von Essen to Join Broadway’s Chicago by Ruthie Fierberg

Max von Essen will be the next Billy Flynn in Chicago. The Tony Award-nominated actor will take over the leading role beginning on November 6 at the Ambassador Theatre. Von Essen will replac…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:13PM
Tuesday, October 24, 2023

Les Misérables | 2023 West End Trailer by Official London Theatre

Set amid the social and political struggles of 19th century France, West End favourite Les Misérables tells the story of former prisoner Jean Valjean, who is pursued for decades by his poli…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:37AM
Tuesday, October 17, 2023

Interview: 'This Action Was Not Taken Lightly': Zoe Cohen of JUST STOP OIL on Disrupting LES MISERABLES, Climate Action and Theatre's Role in Creating

On 4 October, five protesters stormed the stage during performance of Les Misérables in London. JUST STOP OIL is a nonviolent civil resistance group demanding the UK Government stop licensi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:07AM
Wednesday, October 11, 2023

Killian Donnelly to Reprise Role of Jean Valjean in London's Les Misérables by Andrew Gans

Josh Piterman is departing the production due to family reasons.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19PM
Monday, October 9, 2023

Dates Set for Les Misérables Arena Spectacular World Tour by Andrew Gans, Logan Culwell-Block

Expanded from the 2019 West End concert, the new production has been created for venues seating as much as 5,000.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:55AM
Sunday, October 8, 2023

Activists Disrupt Performance of Les Misérables at West End by Belaid S

A scheduled performance of the iconic Les Misérables at the Sondheim Theatre faced an unforeseen interruption this evening. Members of

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 05:59AM

The Theatrical Titans Extend Their Reign: Hamilton & Les Misérables by Belaid S

Producer Cameron Mackintosh, is doubling down on theatrical excellence, extending the spellbinding performances of two monumental musicals. 🎭 At Victoria

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 05:51AM
Thursday, October 5, 2023

Just Stop Oil protest disrupts Les Misérables performance in London by Jane Clinton

Five arrested after group members storm production, unveiling banners and locking themselves to stage Five people have been arrested after Just Stop Oil protesters disrupted a performance of…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:25AM
Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Just Stop Oil Protesters Interrupt London Les Misérables Performance by Molly Higgins

The October 4 performance was halted after the civil resistance group took to the stage mid-song to protest oil, gas, and coal projects in the U.K.

SOURCE: Playbill at 07:03PM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards