Opened in London at the Barbican Theatre in 1985 and continues to run at Queen’s Theatre.
The Broadway production opened in 1987 and ran for 6,680 performances.
It stands No. 4 on Broadway’s longest running shows behind The Phantom of the Opera (10,583), Cats and a revival of Chicago (6,909).
It premiered here in 1991 as part of the Manitoba Theatre Centre season.
There have been 36 cast recordings.
There are more than 2,500 productions of the Les Misérables school edition scheduled or being performed by 125,000 schoolchildren.