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Don’t Miss the Legendary Les Misérables at Sondheim Theatre.

Step into the epic world of Les Misérables, Cameron Mackintosh’s iconic musical and the world’s longest-running show.

Based on Victor Hugo’s timeless novel, Les Misérables brings to life a powerful tale of redemption, justice, and love set against the backdrop of 19th-century France. With a record-breaking run and millions of fans worldwide, this musical is a true masterpiece.

Follow the heart-wrenching journey of Jean Valjean, a former prisoner seeking redemption amidst the social and political turmoil of revolutionary France. With unforgettable characters and stirring songs like “On My Own,” “One Day More,” “Do You Hear the People Sing?,” and the soul-stirring “I Dreamed a Dream,” Les Misérables explores themes of sacrifice, love, and hope.

Starting as a French concept album in 1983, Les Misérables made its West End debut in 1985 thanks to Cameron Mackintosh and the Royal Shakespeare Company’s visionary adaptation. Since then, it’s touched hearts across the globe, from the West End to Broadway and beyond.

Immerse yourself in a dramatic score, powerful performances, and a story that has captivated over 120 million viewers in 52 countries.

Book your tickets now and be part of the revolution at the West End’s longest-running musical.

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