In October 2010 Cameron Mackintosh's legendary production of Boublil and Schonberg's Les Misérables celebrated its 25th anniversary in London and is now the world's longest-running musical.
This international award-winning musical sweeps its audience through an epic tale of passion and destruction, against the backdrop of a nation in the grip of revolution.
Set amid the social and political struggles of 19th century France, Les Misérables tells the story of former prisoner Jean Valjean, who is pursued for decades by his policeman nemesis, Javert.
The dramatic score of Les Misérables includes numbers such as 'On My Own', 'One Day More' and 'Do You Hear The People Sing?'.
Seen by more than 70 million people worldwide in 42 countries and in 22 languages, this spectacular adaptation of Victor Hugo's masterpiece continues to thrill audiences night after night.
(Source: Official London Theatre)