March 12 - March 21, 2021
Performed entirely by students
Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.
Inspired by a fictional Victor Hugo novel surrounding the real-life vortex of events that led to the 1832 June Rebellion in Paris, Les Misérables School Edition follows an ensemble cast of iconic characters through the exceptional trials of life in 19th-century France. Les Misérables is an evergreen tale depicting themes and injustices reflective of our current struggles as a society. Return to this acclaimed show—the longest running Broadway musical ever—with music by Claude-Michel Schonberg, lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer, and soaring orchestrations by John Cameron.
This Winter Youth Production is performed by students as a staged concert and virtual performance, adhering to COVID-19 safety protocols. This is Les Misérables as you’ve never seen before, and for the first time ever on the NWT stage.
Les Misérables School Edition is streamed through ShowTix4U, Music Theatre International's preferred vendor. Performances are scheduled and streamed in real time. Like an in-person production, audience members should arrive on time, or will risk missing the beginning of the show. Learn more about ShowTix4U's streaming rules here.
Show run time: 2:20
Spring Youth Production, ages 9 - 18
A musical by ALAIN BOUBLIL and CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHONBERG
Based on the novel by VISTOR HUGO
Music by CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHONBERG
Lyrics by HERBERT KRETZMER
Original French text by ALAIN BOUBLIL and JEAN-MARC NATEL
Additional materials by JAMES FENTON
Adopted by TREVOR NUN and JOHN CAIRD
Original Orchestrations by John Cameron
New Orchestrations by CHRISTOPHER JAHNKE,
STEPHEN METCALFE and STEPHEN BROOKER (OVERSEAS) LTD
Originally Produced by CAMERON MACKINTOSH
School Edition specially adapted and licensed by
MUSICAL THEATRE INTERNATIONAL and CAMERON MACKINTOSH (OVERSEAS) LTD
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