Civic Theatre, Auckland, November 2020
With glorious new staging and dazzlingly reimagined scenery, this breathtaking production of Les Misérables will open at The Civic, in November 2019 in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Auckland Music Theatre.
Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit.
Featuring one of the greatest scores of all time, with thrilling and beloved songs including I Dreamed A Dream, On My Own, One Day More and Do You Hear the People Sing this epic and uplifting story has become one of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history.
AUCKLAND MUSIC THEATRE & AMICI TRUST
A new production of BOUBLIL and SCHÖNBERG’S
A musical by ALAIN BOUBLIL and CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG
Based on a novel by VICTOR HUGO
Music by CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG
Lyrics by HERBERT KRETZMER
Original French Text by ALAIN BOUBLIL and JEAN-MARC NATEL
Additional material by JAMES FENTON
Adapted and originally directed by TREVOR NUNN and JOHN CAIRD
Orchestrations by JOHN CAMERON
Original London Production by CAMERON MACKINTOSH and THE ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY
Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia) and CAMERON MACKINTOSH LTD.
All performance materials supplied by Hal Leonard Australia