209th Anniversary Season · America's Oldest · Founded 1809
Production History

An All-New Production of the World's Most Popular Musical!

Les Misérables

A musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg
Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer

2007-2008 Season
Mainstage Production History

The musical that swept the world is a truly spectacular finale to the Walnut's 199th season. Based on Victor Hugo's classic novel, Les Misérables is a sweeping, heartfelt and epic saga. The fugitive, Jean Valjean, is pitted against the tenacious Inspector Javert in a lifelong struggle to evade capture. What follows is a deeply personal tale set against a historical backdrop of an unparalleled scale.

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