COMING SOON TO THE BROADWAY IN BIRMINGHAM SERIES
BJCC Concert Hall
January 7 - 12, 2020
Cameron Mackintosh presents the new production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award®-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISÉRABLES, direct from an acclaimed two-and-a-half-year return to Broadway. With its glorious new staging and dazzlingly reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo, this breathtaking new production has left both audiences and critics awestruck, cheering “Les Miz is born again!” (NY1).
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 the thrilling score and beloved songs “I Dreamed A Dream,” “On My Own,” “Stars," “Bring Him Home,” “One Day More,” and many more, this epic and uplifting story has become one of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history. Seen by more than 70 million people in 44 countries and in 22 languages around the globe,LES MISÉRABLESis still the world’s most popular musical, breaking box office records everywhere in its 32nd year.
LES MISÉRABLES has been a mainstay on the stage for over 30 years and while this epic musical is an inspiring story of love, courage and redemption it also contains many themes related to complex and difficult subject matter including social revolution, poverty and prostitution. When choosing to bring the family to LES MISÉRABLES, parents should make their own decision based on the maturity of their child.
The production is recommended for ages 10 and up.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020: 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, January 8, 2020: 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, January 9, 2020: 7:30 p.m.
*Friday, January 10, 2020: 8 p.m.
*Saturday, January 11, 2020: 2 p.m.
*Saturday, January 11, 2020: 8 p.m.
*Sunday, January 12, 2020: 1 p.m.
*Season Member Performance
- ACT I: 1 hour 30 minutes
- INTERMISSION: 15 minutes
- ACT II: 1 hour 10 minutes
- RUNNING TIME: 2 hours 55 minutes
The performance will begin promptly at the advertised curtain time. Latecomers will be held outside of the theater until the tour approved entrance time.