About Les Miserables

Based on the novel by Victor Hugo, Les Misérables at the Queen’s Theatre is the world’s longest running musical.

Having been seen by more than 70 million people in 44 countries across the world, Les Misérables is set in 19th-century France where Jean Valjean, a French peasant has served nineteen years in prison having stolen a loaf of bread for his sister's starving child. Valjean breaks his parole so he can restart his life again but is relentlessly pursued by the police inspector Javert. This is set against the background of the French revolution, where young idealists make their stand at a street barricades.

Featuring the songs, I Dreamed a Dream, Bring Him Home, One Day More and On My Own, Les Misérables, the London production longest running musical having played 7,602 performances at the Palace Theatre before transferring to the Queen’s Theatre where it opened on 3th April 2004.

Seats on the side of the Upper Circle are classed as side view restricted. Seats from Row R back in the Stalls and Row H back in the Dress Circle may be restricted view due to the overhang and may not have a view of the top of the stage.

Performance dates & times

You can book from 21-Sep-2017 to 03-Mar-2018

Mon
  • 19:30
Tue
  • 19:30
Wed
  • 14:30
  • 19:30
Thu
  • 19:30
Fri
  • 19:30
Sat
  • 14:30
  • 19:30
Sun
  • -

Important Information

Recommended for children aged 7 or over; Children under 5 will not be admitted. Parental guidance advised. Seats on the side of the Upper Circle are classed as side view restricted. Seats from Row R back in the Stalls and Row H back in the Dress Circle may be restricted view due to the overhang and may not have a view of the top of the stage.

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Queen's Theatre

Find out more about the venue for your show: Directions, Transport options and facilities.

Where is the theatre?

51 Shaftesbury Avenue London W1D 6BA
  • Nearest Bus stop: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 12, 14, 19, 38; (Regent Street) 6, 13, 15, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453
  • Parking: Chinatown (3mins)
  • Nearest Night Bus: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 14, N19, N38; (Regent Street) 6, 12, 23, 88, 94, 139, 159, 453, N3, N13, N15, N109, N18, N136
  • Nearest Tube: Bakerloo, Piccadilly
  • Directions:

    (3mins) Take Shaftesbury Avenue along where the famous illuminated signs are. The theatre will be on your left about 100 metres along, just after the Gielgud Theatre.

  • Nearest Station: Charing Cross