In October 2010 the legendary musical "LES MISÉRABLES" celebrated its 25th birthday.
No one could have guessed on October 8, 1985, when Les Misérables opened in London at the Barbican Theatre, that it would become a worldwide phenomenon. Audiences embraced it from the start, creating a “people’s musical” that has played in 42 countries and has been seen by nearly 60 million people. In 2010, the legendary musical celebrated its 25th birthday, and to mark the occasion, producer Cameron Mackintosh staged an extraordinary concert at the O2 Arena in London. Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Concert at the 02 airs Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 8 p.m. on WXXI-TV/HD (DT21.1/cable 1011 and 11). During the broadcast viewers will learn more about Les Misérables coming to the Auditorium Theatre in May 2013 and how to get presale tickets to the show.
Please note that the date and time presented in this preview reflect the original performance and not our local broadcast schedule.