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  • Les Misérables Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • Les Misérables Music Claude-Michel Schönberg Lyrics Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel (French lyrics) Herbert Kretzmer (English adaptation) Book Claude-Michel Schönberg Alain Boublil Trevor Nunn and John Caird (adaptation) Basis 1862 novel by Victor Hugo Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • Productions 1980 Paris 1985 West End 1987 Broadway 1987 First US Tour 1995 10th Anniversary: The Dream Cast in Concert 2006 Broadway revival 2010 25th Anniversary Tour and Concert 2012 Film Adaptation Multiple productions worldwide 2014 Broadway revival Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • The story Set in early 19th-century France, it is the story of Jean Valjean, a burly French peasant of abnormal strength and potentially violent nature, and his quest for redemption after serving nineteen years in jail for having stolen a loaf of bread for starving relatives. Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • The story Valjean decides to break his parole and start his life anew after a kindly bishop inspires him to, but he is relentlessly tracked down by a police inspector named Javert. Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • The story Along the way, Valjean and a slew of characters are swept into a revolutionary period in France, where a group of young idealists make their last stand at a street barricade. Reference: Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ Les_Mis%C3%A9rables_%28musical%29 Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • Famous songs I Dreamed a Dream Castle on a Cloud Do You Hear the People Sing? On My Own Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • The film Directed by Tom Hooper Starring Hugh Jackman Russell Crowe Anne Hathaway Amanda Seyfried Release date(s) 7 December 2012 (London, premiere) 11 January 2013 (United Kingdom) Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • Golden Globe Awards three Golden Globe Awards for • Best Film (Musical or Comedy) •Best Actor (Musical or Comedy) for Jackman • Best Supporting Actress for Hathaway Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013
  • References Wikipedia: Les Misérables (musical) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ Les_Mis%C3%A9rables_%28musical%29 Wikipedia: Songs from Les Misérables http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Songs_from_Les_Mis%C3%A9rables Wikipedia: Les Misérables (2012 film) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Les_Mis%C3%A9rables_%282012_film%29 Everyday English by Inka Vilén 2013