Les Miserables, at the Queen’s Theatre

Queen’s Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London
Box Office:
0844 482 5160

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
1st January 2002 to 2nd March 2019
7.30 PM (Mon to Sat)
2.30 PM matinees (Wed, Sat)
Running time:
2 hours 50 mins, with interval
Tickets & Cost:
£12.50 to £69.50, from lesmis.com
Note: The show uses gunfire, smoke and flashing effects

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Director: Trevor Nunn, John Caird; Written by: Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg; Cast: (the cast may change on different dates) Dean Chisnall, Bradley Jaden, Carley Stenson, Steven Meo, Toby Miles, Elena Skye, Vivien Parry, Samuel Edwards, Amara Okereke, Tegan Bannister, Emma Barr, Adam Bayjou, Grace Farrell, Sophie-May Feek, Antony Hansen, Sam Harrison, Barnaby Hughes, James Hume, Ciaran Joyce, Katie Kerr, James Nicholson, Ben Tyler, Joe Vetch, Raymond Walsh, Andrew York; Music and lyrics: Claude-Michel Schonberg, Herbert Kretzmer

"Les Miserables" is one of the most popular shows in the West End. It has been running for well over ten years now and shows no sign of slowing down. It has been boosted in recent years by the release of the Oscar-winning movie starring Russell Crowe.

It's an epic tale of passion and destruction, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution, and follows the story of Jean Valjean after his release from prison.

He soon befriends the kindly Bishop of Digne, but repays his trust by stealing a pair of golden candlesticks. The Bishop quickly forgives him to save him from the ruthless policeman Javert, but can Jean keep his nose clean and stay one step ahead of him and avoid capture?

Daily Mail – "A potent example of 21st century musical theatre"


 Guest – “This was absolutely fantastic, the best night out I have had in the West End. Other shows I have seen have maybe been better to look out, because the Phantom of the Opera has some wonderful sets and stagings, but the plot and music of Les Mis is fantastic. It is just one great number after another and i thoroughly enjoyed it all the way through. I shall definitely be going again”

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