MEDIA THEATRE NEWS--- Professional music theatre company located at The Media Theatre in Media, Pa., 20 minutes southwest of Center City Philly.
WINNER OF 86 BROADWAY WORLD AWARDS FOR 'BEST OF PHILLY THEATRE' (2012-2017) Including Best Directors, Best Musicals, Best Plays, Best Actors, Best Designers, and Best Special Events.
Broadway Series Productions, Youth Programs, are produced by The Media Music Theatre Company (Artistic Director Jesse Cline)
Thursday, September 11, 2014
MEDIA THEATRE'S 'LES MISERABLES' CAST ANNOUNCED
During the Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, and Christmas season "Les Miserables" (November 19, 2014 to January 11, 2015) brings its power to Delaware County's only professional music theatre.
It's based on Victor Hugo's legendary novel focusing on Jean Valjean, the French peasant who steals a loaf of bread and spends almost two decades in prison. He is tracked down obsessively by police inspector Javert after he breaks his parole. The Tony winner has one iconic anthem after another in the Claude-Michel Schonberg score with lyrics by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel.
While set during backdrop of revolutionary France, the musical reaches beyond thenarrative of its story into the hearts of theatre-goers with titles such as "I Dreamed A Dream", "Castle On A Cloud", and "On My Own".
The Media Theatre is the only Philadelphia regional professional theatre producing the original version of the show while the revised revival currently plays on Broadway.
Directed by Jesse Cline, the Artistic Director for Media Music Theatre Company, the show has a cast with names familiar to The Media Theatre as well as those debuting on its stage.
The "Les Miserables" cast at The Media Theatre is:
GAVROCHE (Double cast)---SEAN O’
NEILL / TIM WOODWARD
YOUNG COSETTE (Double cast)---LEXI
GWYNN / JOLIE JAFFE
GEOFF BRUEN DANN DUNN
JACQUELINE ELYSE ROSENTHAL SHARON SPAEDER
ASHLEY SWEETMAN ANNA ROSE UPTON
JD TRIOLO MICHAEL WELLS
For tickets, call 610-891-0100 or visit mediatheatre.org
Group rates are available.
There are three 10am performances for schools/ students on Dec. 3, 4, and 10.