LES MISÉRABLES visits The Paramount Theatre

Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISÉRABLES, comes to The Paramount Theatre direct from a celebrated two-and-a-half year Broadway engagement.

Tickets are on sale and are available on-line at STGPresents.org, Ticketmaster.com, by calling 1-800-982-2787 or in person at The Paramount Theatre Box Office (Monday through Friday10am to 6pm). Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 888-214-6856.

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,” “Stars,” “Bring Him Home,” “One Day More,” “Do You Hear the People Sing” and many more, this epic and uplifting story has become one of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history.

Along with the Oscar-winning movie version, it has now been seen by more than 130 million people in 44 countries and in 22 languages around the globe. LES MISÉRABLES is still the world’s most popular musical, breaking box office records everywhere in its 32nd year.

LES MISÉRABLES visits The Paramount Theatre

**** (4 out of 4 stars). One of the greatest musicals ever created! A gorgeous touring ‘Les Misérables’ is back on the barricades, renewed and refreshed.” Chicago Tribune

LES MISÉRABLES originally opened in London at the Barbican Theatre on October 8, 1985, transferred to the Palace Theatre on December 4, 1985 and moved to its current home at the Queen’s Theatre on April 3, 2004 where it continues to play to packed houses and is the only version of the original production left in the world.

The original Broadway production of LES MISÉRABLES opened at the Broadway Theatre on March 12, 1987 and transferred to the Imperial Theatre on October 17, 1990 running for 6,680 performances.  The original US National Tour began in November 1987 and visited more than 150 cities before closing in St. Louis, MO in 2006.  Broadway audiences welcomed LES MIZ back to New York on November 9, 2006 where the show played the Broadhurst Theatre until its final performance on January 6, 2008.

The new production was conceived in 2009 to celebrate the 25th Anniversary, with record-breaking productions in the U.K., Australia, Korea, Japan, Spain, France, Manila, Singapore and Dubai. The new production is currently playing to sold out houses around Japan, São Paulo and Mexico with an upcoming U.K. National Tour. The North American Tour traveled across the U.S. for two years then played a five-month engagement in Toronto before returning to the Imperial Theatre on Broadway in March 2014 for more than 1,000 performances.

LES MISÉRABLES will be at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre for 16 performances.

Seattle schedule:

Wednesday, June 6: 7:30pm
Thursday, June 7: 1pm,  7:30pm
Friday, June 8: 8pm
Saturday, June 9: 2pm, 8pm
Sunday, June 10: 1:00pm*, 6:30pm*
Tuesday, June 12: 7:30pm
Wednesday, June 13: 7:30pm
Thursday, June 14: 7:30pm
Friday, June 15: 8pm
Saturday, June 16: 2pm, 8pm
Sunday, June 17: 1pm*, 6:30pm

*June 10, 1pm: An AVIA Interpreted performance, 6:30pm: An Open Caption performance. June 17, 1pm: An ASL Interpreted performance. For tickets to these performances, call the TTY line at 888-331-6774.

Tickets start at $35 and are available on-line at available at STGPresents.org, Ticketmaster.com, by calling 1-800-982-2787 or in person at The Paramount Theatre Box Office (Monday through Friday10am to 6pm).

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