From the creators of Les Misérables, Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schoenberg, comes a major new revival and reimagining of powerful musical Martin Guerre.
Extensively rewritten by the creators of worldwide hit shows Les Miserables and Miss Saigon, Martin Guerre is loosely based on the real-life historical figure Martin Guerre and the 1982 film The Return of Martin Guerre he inspired starring Gérard Depardieu, remade into a US version starring Richard Gere and Jodie Foster.
Martin Guerre originally premiered at the Prince Edward Theatre in London in 1996, winning two Olivier Awards including Best New Musical.
Martin Guerre is set to open in London in 2024.
What's the story of Martin Guerre?
The show tells the story tells of a French peasant called Martin Guerre who returns to his family in 1551 after nine years fighting in the war. His wife accepts him back – especially since he’s a changed and better man. But doubts about his true identity bother the townfolk…
Who is in the cast of Martin Guerre?
There is no current news on casting for the show.
Who are the creative team of Martin Guerre?
Martin Guerre has music by Claude-Michel Schoenberg and lyrics by Alain Boublil, Edward Hardy, Stephen Clark and Paul Hodge. The show has a book by Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil.
Official Theatre tickets for Martin Guerre
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