Les Misérables

Musical
Original
Relentless policeman Javert pursues escaped convict Jean Valjean over decades through the tumult of revolutionary France. Valjean becomes a mayor, agrees to raise the daughter of dying prostitute and joins the fight for freedom. Based on Victor Hugo's epic novel.
  • Book: Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg
  • Music: Claude-Michel Schonberg
  • Lyrics: Herbert Kretzmer

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1987 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Nominee
1987 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Winner
1987 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1987 Outstanding Lighting Design Nominee
1987 Outstanding Music Winner
1987 Outstanding Musical Winner
1987 Outstanding Orchestrations Winner
1987 Outstanding Set Design Winner
1987 Theatre World Award Winner
1987 Theatre World Award Winner
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1987 Best Musical Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1987 Outstanding Debut Performance Winner
1987 Outstanding Debut Performance Winner
1987 Outstanding Director Winner
1987 Outstanding New Broadway Musical Winner
1987 Outstanding Set Design Winner
Theatre World
1987 Theatre World Award Winner
1987 Theatre World Award Winner
1987 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1987 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1987 Actor in a Musical Nominee
1987 Book of a Musical Winner
1987 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1987 Direction of a Musical Winner
1987 Featured Actor in a Musical Winner
1987 Featured Actress in a Musical Winner
1987 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1987 Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Winner
1987 Musical Winner
1987 Original Score Winner
1987 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Winner

Grosses

Week Ending Week Number This Week Gross Potential Gross Diff $ Avg Ticket Top Ticket Seats Sold Seats in Theatre Perfs Previews % Cap This Week Diff % cap
May 18, 2003 51 $803,297.00 $894,755.00 -$50,209.00 $80.76 $100.00 9947 1417 8 0 87.75% -7.96%
May 11, 2003 50 $853,506.00 $894,755.00 $93,878.00 $78.66 $100.00 10850 1417 8 0 95.71% 0.65%
May 4, 2003 49 $759,628.00 $894,755.00 -$19,647.00 $70.49 $100.00 10776 1417 8 0 95.06% -0.22%
Apr 27, 2003 48 $779,275.00 $894,755.00 $20,000.00 $72.15 $100.00 10801 1417 8 0 95.28% 0.70%