AIRS SATURDAY 31st OCTOBER ON NINE
See what happens behind the scenes of one of the world’s greatest musicals when Channel Nine tear down the barricades this Saturday afternoon with the airing of LES MISÉRABLES: BEHIND THE SCENES at 4.00pm.
Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production of Boublil & Schönberg’s legendary musical, LES MISÉRABLES, which has already celebrated triumphant seasons in Melbourne, Perth and Sydney, will open at QPAC’s Lyric Theatre in Brisbane from November 10th. The production scooped the pool at the 2015 Helpmann Awards winning in five categories including Best Musical, Best Male Actor in a Musical, Best Female Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical, Best Lighting Design and Best Sound Design.
The TV special, hosted by David Campbell, features interviews with the show’s legendary producer Cameron Mackintosh as well as the International and Australian creative teams. The show also features interviews with the outstanding new Australian cast, as well as some of the country’s most celebrated stars of stage and screen – Marina Prior, Anthony Warlow, Simon Burke, Silvie Paladino and Debra Byrne – all stars of past productions of LES MISÉRABLES.
Hailed by Australian critics as “a theatrical triumph”, this new production of the much-loved blockbuster musical features glorious modernised staging, orchestrations and dazzlingly reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. “Uncommonly raw” and “strikingly intense”, this new version of LES MISÉRABLES is not to be missed. Audiences that have seen the show in the past, have never seen it like this, in what critics proclaim, “Exceeds the original”.
Cameron Mackintosh has assembled an extremely talented cast for this brand new production of LES MISÉRABLES consisting of some of Australia’s brightest stars Simon Gleeson, Hayden Tee, Patrice Tipoki, Lara Mulcahy, Trevor Ashley, Kerrie Anne Greenland, Emily Langridge, Chris Durling and Euan Doidge. Australian critics have been unanimous in applauding the gifted cast who night after night superbly deliver 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.
For an exclusive peek into of one of the world’s most popular musicals, don’t miss LES MISÉRABLES: BEHIND THE SCENES this Saturday 31st of October at 4.00pm on Channel Nine.
Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production of LES MISÉRABLES is playing at Queensland Performing Arts Complex for a strictly limited season.
Tickets on sale now from Ticketek.
The Australian premiere of Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production,
LES MISÉRABLES at Queensland Performing Arts Complex
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