Saturday, January 18, 2020

‘There is little point in denying its political punch’: LES MISÉRABLES – Sondheim Theatre by Aleks Sierz

New blood courses through the veins of the West End’s longest-running musical Les Misérables.

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Friday, January 17, 2020

What Do Critics Think of the New Les Misérables in London? by Dan Meyer

The revamped production opened at the newly renamed Stephen Sondheim Theatre January 16.

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Les Misérables review – just hear these people sing! by Miriam Gillinson

Sondheim theatre, London With a cast that never misses a note, the West End’s longest-running musical proves a haunting and thrilling inspiration What’s the sign that you’ve seen a gre…

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Les Misérables review at Sondheim Theatre, London – ‘still spectacular’ by Tim Bano

After so much time and so much tinkering, when it comes to Les Misérables the philosopher’s axe springs to mind. Every time

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On the Couch with Jacqui Green by Arts Review

Who is Jacqui Green? I am one of Australia’s leading choreographers, adjudicators, dancers and dance teachers. Most recently I choreographed the 2019 seasons of Les Misérables at the Nati…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Erika Henningsen, Jeremy Kushnier & More Complete the Cast of New Broadway Musical Flying Over Sunset by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage favorites Erika Henningsen and Jeremy Kushnier are among the full cast of the upcoming world premiere musical Flying Over Sunset. The previously announced Broadway production will…

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BWW Review: LES MISERABLES, Sondheim Theatre

Much of the conversation around the incoming of the revamped Les Misérables production to the West End has revolved around the revolve a?' or lack thereof. But this slicker touring version …

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Les Misérables, Sondheim Theatre review - join in our crusade by Aleks.sierz

New blood courses through the West End's longest-running musical Do you hear the people sing? In recent months, you're more likely to have heard news stories about the longest running West …

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PHOTOS: Go Inside The Newly Refurbished Sondheim Theatre, Home To London's LES MISERABLES!

This evening, BroadwayWorld was fortunate enough to get a tour of the newly refurbished Sondheim Theatre from the man responsible: super-producer Cameron Mackintosh, who has provided London'…

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Les Misérables Opens at Newly Restored and Renamed Sondheim Theatre January 16 by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical was recently seen in a concert version at London’s Gielgud.

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Monday, January 13, 2020

I Interview Playwrights Part 1071: Chloé Hayat by Adam Szymkowicz

Chloé Hayat Hometown: Roosevelt Island, NYC Current Town: Astoria, Queens! (I moved all of eight minutes away from my home-neighborhood, but the bar and restaurant options are so much be…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

NEWS: Ian Hughes is latest Thenardier in the West End production of Les Misérables as Matt Lucas suffers back injury by Press Releases

Ian Hughes who recently took over the role of Thénardier to great acclaim in the current sell-out UK and international tour of Les Misérables will now join the London company to partner Jo…

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Matt Lucas forced to withdraw from Les Misérables following back injury by Georgia Snow

Matt Lucas has been forced to pull out of a stint in the West End production of Les Misérables after sustaining a

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It’s third time lucky as Ian Hughes steps in as latest Master of the House in London’s Les Miserables

It’s not been smooth running when it comes to the role of Thénardier in the new production of Les Misérables at London’s Sondheim Theatre. After doctors telling actor Gerard Carey he m…

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Odds & Ends: Lea Salonga Announces North American & International Tour & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Lea Salonga Announces North American & International Tour Make plans now to see this Broadway legend on stage! Lea Salong…

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Ian Hughes Replaces Injured Matt Lucas (and Gerard Carey) in London Production of Les Misérables by Andrew Gans

The hit musical is scheduled to officially open at the newly restored and renamed Sondheim Theatre January 16.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Odds & Ends: Alison Luff to Lead Starz's New Wrestling Drama Series & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Alison Luff to Lead Wrestling Drama Series on Starz Alison Luff, the Broadway star most recently seen as Jenna in Waitress, h…

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Broadway icon Stephen Sondheim 'temporarily incapacitated' after fall at home by Ale Russian

Stephen Sondheim is recovering after a fall at home left him injured. The legendary 89-year-old Broadway composer and lyricist, who’s behind titles like West Side Story and Into the Woods,…

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Club44 Records Will Release LES MISERABLES: Symphonic Highlights Album

Club44 Records has announced the next project on its label. Les Misérables: Symphonic Highlights features The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra and Brian Eads, current Musical Director …

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Monday, December 30, 2019

Where are they now? Éponines of the West End by Hira Desai

From 9 to 5's Caroline Sheen to The Prince Of Egypt's Alexia Khadime, we take a look at where the West End stars of Les Misérables are today. The post Where are they now? Éponines of the W…

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Wednesday, December 25, 2019

11 Musicals Heading To The Big Screen by Nicole Mellion

It’s not every day our favorite Broadway shows get made into films. These star-studded movies can either go very well (such as “Les Misérables” or “Hairspray”) or terribly wrong (…

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Matt Lucas to appear in new West End production by Peter J Snee

Matt Lucas will step in to play the role of Thénardier in the new production of Les Misérables at the newly refurbished Sondheim Theatre in the West End where performances began on Wednes…

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Matt Lucas Temporarily Replaces Gerard Carey in London Production of Les Misérables by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical began performances at the newly restored and renamed Sondheim Theatre December 18.

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The Moment of Happiness: Cats Movie Musical Arrives in Cinemas by Michael Appler

The highly anticipated feature film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical Cats, helmed by the 2012 Les Misérables movie director Tim Hooper, debuts in theaters on December 20. Cats is th…

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London Theatre News Today: Friday 20 December by Hira Desai

We've got Matt Lucas joining the cast in the new production of Les Misérables, new pictures from Magic Goes Wrong and Emilia Clarke's West End debut! The post London Theatre News Today: Fr…

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Matt Lucas saves the day & returns to the role of Thénardier in the new West End production of Les Misérables

What a trouper Matt Lucas is. Having heard that Gerard Carey, originally playing Thénardier in Les Misérables at the Sondheim Theatre, had been taken ill, he rescheduled his Christmas plan…

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Matt Lucas to rejoin Les Misérables cast after actor is forced to withdraw by Georgia Snow

Matt Lucas is stepping in to play Thénardier in the West End production of Les Misérables, after Gerard Carey, who had been

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NEWS: Matt Lucas steps in to play Thénardier as Les Misérables reopens in the West End by Press Releases

Matt Lucas will step in to play the role of Thénardier in the new production of Les Misérables at the newly refurbished Sondheim Theatre in the West End where performances began on 18 Dece…

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Actor saves Les Mis on opening night in newly renovated venue with just two hours’ rehearsal by Matthew Hemley

An actor in the new staging of Les Misérables stepped in to save the show after he was called on to cover

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Norm Lewis & Faith Prince to Star in 42nd Street at Lyric Opera of Chicago by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage veterans Norm Lewis and Faith Prince have signed on to headline a Chicago staging of the Tony-winning Harry Warren and Al Dubin musical 42nd Street. Tony nominee Stephen Mear will dir…

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Les Misérables Begins Performances at Newly Restored and Renamed Sondheim Theatre December 18 by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical was recently seen in a concert version at London’s Gielgud.

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