Les Misérables is starting a new era in London’s West End for 2019/2020 – here’s all you need to know.
From the current West End cast of Les Misérables to the latest and best ticket offers, here’s everything about the show.
Adapted from Victor Hugo’s novel, Les Misérables shares the epic tale of a man’s life journey through 18th century France and his struggle to live through the injustice and revolution of the time.
Featuring the songs I Dreamed A Dream, Do You Hear the People Sing, Bring Him Home, and many more – it’s a must-see.
Les Misérables West End theatre, booking and running time
The show is currently playing at the newly renamed Sondheim Theatre (formerly the Queen’s Theatre) on Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2. The nearest tubes are Leicester Square, Piccadilly Circus.
The musical’s new production opened on 18 December 2019 and is currently booking through to April 2020.
It has a running time of 2 hours, 50 minutes including interval.
Best and Cheapest London tickets
Tickets for Les Misérables’ new production in the West End are now on public sale.
Performances Monday to Saturday at 7:30pm with Wednesday & Saturday matinees at 2:30pm.
Les Misérables West End cast 2019
The 2019/2020 West End cast will be led by Jon Robyns as Jean Valjean and Bradley Jaden as Javert.
Matt Lucas will play Thénardier*, Carrie Hope Fletcher will play Fantine**, Shan Ako will play Eponine, Josefina Gabrielle will play Madame Thénardier, Ashley Gilmour will play Enjolras, Lily Kerhoas will play Cosette with Harry Apps as Marius.
* Lucas stands in for Gerard Carey from Monday 23 December 2019 for six weeks (excluding 27th December). Carey is expected to return to the role on Monday 3 February 2020.
** Carrie Hope Fletcher will play Fantine between 18 December 2019 and 29 February 2020 and again from 20 April 2020 until 25 July 2020. Rachelle Ann Go will play the role from 2 March 2020 until 18 April 2020 before taking over from 27 July 2020.
They will be joined by Kelly Agbowu, Ciarán Bowling, Richard Carson, Rodney Earl Clarke, Matthew Dale, Matt Dempsey, Harry Dunnett, Jessie Hart, Jessica Joslin, Sarah Lark, Georgie Lovatt, Ellie Ann Lowe, Luke McCall, Leo Miles, Claire O’Leary, Shane O’Riordan, Kathy Peacock, Sam Peggs, Mark Pearce, Emma Warren, Sake Wijers, Mared Williams and Samuel Wyn-Morris.