Les Miserables at the Queen’s Theatre
Les Miserables is the world’s longest-running musical and continues to go from strength to strength for producer Cameron Mackintosh in Trevor Nunn and John Caird’s blockbuster production.
Seen by over 60 million people worldwide in 43 countries and in 21 languages, Les Miserables is one of the world’s most popular musicals. Originally opening in London at the Barbican Theatre on 8 October 1985, it continues to play to packed houses at the Queen’s Theatre in London’s West End.
Now a major movie, Les Miserables is produced by Cameron Mackintosh, written by Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schonberg and based on the novel by Victor Hugo.
Les Miserables originally opened at the Barbican Theatre on 8 September 1985, closing on 28 October 1985. It then moved to the Palace Theatre on 4 December 1985 where it ran until 27 March 2004. The show then transferred to its current home at the Queen’s Theatre, previewing on 3 April 2004 and opening on 12 April 2004.
Theatre: Queen’s Theatre