Good news Mizzies! Due to the ongoing success of Les Misérables, Cameron Mackintosh himself is proud to announce that the show will extend for one final week. The show will now run until May 1, 2016.
(READ: TFM review of Les Misérables)
Legendary producer Cameron Mackintosh is proud to announce that due to the overwhelming response of the audiences in Manila, LES MISÉRABLES will be extending for one final week. Boublil & Schönberg’s legendary musical LES MISÉRABLES is now playing to full houses night after night and continues to thrill Filipinos.
The iconic musical, presented in Manila by Smart Infinity, will now be running at the Theatre at Solaire until 1 May, 2016. Final tickets are now on sale!
The international cast members include Simon Gleeson as Jean Valjean, Earl Carpenter as Javert and Rachelle Ann Go as Fantine. They are joined by Cameron Blakely and Helen Walsh as Monsieur and Madame Thénardier, Kerrie Anne Greenland as Éponine, Paul Wilkins as Marius, Emily Langridge as Cosette and Chris Durling as Enjolras. Ensemble members are: Claudia Ballen, Daniel Belle, Billy Bourchier, Hugo Chiarella, Melanie Cornell, Jessica Daley, Chloe De Los Santos, Mischana Dellora-Cornish, Emilie du Leslay, Blake Erickson, David Francis, Venice Harris, Matt Harrop, Tamlyn Henderson, Callum Hobson, Nigel Huckle, Holly-Anne Hull, James Hume, Ciaran Joyce, Liam Mcilwain, Sarah Murr, Adèle Parkinson, Joel Parnis, Kieran McGinlay, Michaela Powell, Lauren Soley, Mabel Tamone, Oscar Tollofsen, Natasha Veselinovic, Tom Vincent & Sebastian Witt.
This new production of LES MISÉRABLES has been praised by critics, fans and new audiences, breaking box office records internationally and inspiring filmmakers to make the outstandingly successful movie which went on to win 3 Oscar’s®, 3 Golden Globes® and 4 BAFTAs.
Set against the backdrop of 19th-century revolutionary France, LES MISÉRABLES is a much loved blockbuster musical which has been seen by over 70 million people worldwide in 44 countries and in 22 languages, LES MISÉRABLES is undisputedly one of the most popular musicals of all time. Having won more than 125 major awards around the world it has been hailed as the most stirring, moving musical ever. Based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel, it is an epic and uplifting story about the survival of the human spirit. The magnificent score of LES MISÉRABLES includes the classic songs “I Dreamed a Dream”, “On My Own”, “Stars”, “Bring Him Home”, “Do You Hear the People Sing?”, “One Day More”, “Empty Chairs at Empty Tables”, “Master of the House” and many more.
Cameron Mackintosh’s production of LES MISÉRABLES is written by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg and is based on novel by Victor Hugo. It has music by Claude-Michel Schönberg, lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer and original French text by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel. Adapted by Trevor Nunn and John Caird, it has additional material by James Fenton. The 25th Anniversary Production is directed by Laurence Connor and James Powell and designed by Matt Kinley. Original costumes are by Andreane Neofitou, additional costumes by Christine Rowland, lighting design by Paule Constable and sound design by Mick Potter. Executive Producer of the international production is Michael Cassel.
The Manila première of Cameron Mackintosh’s sensational production, LES MISÉRABLES, is now playing at The Theatre at Solaire and must close on 1 May, 2016.