THE SCREENING ROOM: Lea Salonga, Samantha Barks, Lea Michele, Barbra Streisand and More Sing "On My Own" (Video)
28 Jul 2013
Our readers shared their picks July 28 for who they'd like to see play Eponine in the Broadway revival of Les Misérables. We are taking a look at the many actresses who have performed Eponine's signature song, "On My Own."
The iconic ballad, performed by the character of Eponine in Les Miz, features music by Claude-Michel Schonberg and original French lyrics by Alain Boublil. The song was later translated into English by Herbert Kretzmer, and features orchestrations by John Cameron.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.