Les Miserables Tickets & 2020 Shows
The musical Les Miserables has entertained audiences since the original French version debuted in 1980. Written and composed by Claude-Michel Schönberg with French lyrics by Alain Boublil, the original production of Les Miserables opened in Paris in September of 1980, at the Palais des Sports. Schönberg adapted the story from Victor Hugo's novel of the same name. Hugo's title translates into "The Miserable Ones" in English.
The original Broadway production of Les Miserables opened in March of 1987 at the Broadway Theatre. This production would be nominated for 12 Tony Awards, winning 8, including Best Musical, Best Book, and Best Score. Since then the success of the play has only grown and it has become one of the most popular touring Broadway productions of all time, making easy for audiences around the world to see this powerful work.