John Anthony Lopez Is Jean Valjean in White Plains Performing Arts Center's Les Miserables, Beginning Dec. 13

By Andrew Gans
December 13, 2013

The White Plains Performing Arts Center's production of Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schönberg and Herbert Kretzmer's Les Miserables is presented Dec. 13-31.



This production is directed by Jeremy Quinn with musical staging by Lexie Fennell Frare and musical direction by Stephen Ferri. The staging also features a 14-piece orchestra.

The cast is headed by John Anthony Lopez as Jean Valjean, Joseph C. Bellino as Javert, Niki Sawyer as Fantine and Triona O’Callaghan as Eponine with Mike Longo (Marius), Bonnie Antosh (Cosette), Kyle Pressley (Enjolras) and Joe York and Cassie Hohn (M. and Mme. Thénardier). Isabella Moitoso, Zaida Rio Polanco and Kya Ashleigh Stein share the roles of Young Cosette and Young Eponine; and Isaiah Negron, Matthew Quirk and Maddox Skigen share the role of Gavroche.

The ensemble comprises Chelsey Lynn Alfredo, Brittany Bara, Mario Castro, Colin Earyes, Ayelet Firstenberg, Garrit Guadan, Andrew Hendrick, John Hollingsworth, Brent McGee, Dan Pivovar, Steven Rich, Kayleen Seidl, Tiffany Stoker, Gregory Sullivan, Shaina Vencel and Nathan Winkelstein.

Based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel, Les Miserables is described as "an epic and uplifting story about the survival of the human spirit." The score includes “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” “Stars,” “Bring Him Home,” “Do You Hear the People Sing?,” “Master of the House” and many more.

The hit musical is scheduled to return to Broadway in 2014 at the Imperial Theatre.

To purchase tickets, visit the theatre box office, go to wppac.com or call (914) 328-1600. White Plains Performing Arts Center is located at 11 City Place in White Plains, NY.