Playbill Poll: Who Should Play Fantine in 2014 Broadway Revival of Les Miz? Readers Respond

By Playbill Staff
21 Jul 2013

Alice Ripley

Rachael Weise: Alice Ripley!
@sunbeatle707: Alice Ripley!! She's incredible.

Tony Award winner Alice Ripley received great acclaim and won the 2009 Tony for her performance as bipolar matriarch Diana in Broadway's Next to Normal. And, Ripley already played a Broadway stint as Fantine, who is forced to become a prostitute to support her daughter and dies shortly thereafter.