GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. - Long before the Oscar winning movie, the stage production of Les Miserables wowed and inspired audiences around the world. Now, a freshly reimagined Les Mis is once again drawing raves with a new generation of fans here in the Twin Cities.
Les Mis opened last night at Minneapolis historic Orpheum theatre and one of its stars, Genevieve LeClerc who plays Fantine joined us today to tell us about her iconic role.
About the show:
Cameron Mackintosh presents Les Misérables, with glorious new staging and dazzlingly reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo.
This new production has been acclaimed by critics, fans and new audiences and is breaking box office records wherever it goes. The New York Times calls this Les Misérables "splendidly reworked, thrilling and unforgettable.
Based on Victor Hugo's classic novel, Les Misérables is an epic and uplifting story about the survival of the human spirit.
Les Miserables is being performed through Sunday, August August 4, 2013 at Minneapolis historic Orpheum theatre.
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