Today in the History of Les Misérables

Events in Music

  • 1978-12-27 CBS Television's premiere of its version of "Les Miserables", starring Richard Jordan and Anthony Persins
  • 1980-09-18 'Les Miserables' opens at Palais des Sports, Paris
  • 1985-10-08 Alain Boubil/Herbert Kretzner's "Les Miserables" premieres in London
  • 1985-12-04 "Les Miserables" opens at Palace Theatre, London
  • 1986-12-27 "Les Miserables" opens at Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C.
  • 1987-03-12 "Les Miserables" opens at Broadway/Imperial NYC for 4000+ performances
  • 1987-06-07 41st Tony Awards: Fences & Les Miserables win
  • 1987-07-17 "Les Miserables" opens at Imperial Theatre, Tokyo
  • 1987-08-09 "Les Miserables" opens at Cameri Theatre, Tel Aviv
  • 1987-08-14 "Les Miserables" opens at Rock Theatre, Szeged, Hungary
  • 1987-09-14 'Les Miserables' opens at Rock Theatre, Vigzinhaz Budapest
  • 1987-11-27 "Les Miserables" opens at Theatre Royal, Sydney
  • 1987-12-15 First National US Tour of "Les Miserables" opens at Shubert Theatre, Boston
  • 1987-12-26 "Les Miserables" opens at National Theatre of Iceland, Reykjavik
  • 1988-03-17 "Les Miserables" opens at Det Norske Teatret, Oslo
  • 1988-03-25 "Les Miserables" opens at Chunichi Theatre, Nagoya, Japan
  • 1988-04-09 "Les Miserables" opens at Umeda-Koma Theatre, Osaka
  • 1988-06-01 "Les Miserables" opens at Shubert Theatre, LA
  • 1988-09-15 "Les Miserables" opens at Raimund Theatre, Vienna
  • 1988-10-27 "Les Miserables" opens at Forrest Theatre, Philadelphia
  • 1988-11-20 "Les Miserables" opens a Bus & Truck tour in Tampa
  • 1989-03-15 "Les Miserables" opens at Royal Alexandra Theatre Toronto
  • 1989-03-25 "Les Miserables" opens at Auditorium Theatre, Chicago
  • 1989-06-30 "Les Miserables" opens at Theatre Muzyczyny, Gdynia
  • 1989-09-13 "Les Miserables" opens at Fisher Theatre, Detroit
  • 1989-11-01 "Les Miserables" opens at Curran Theatre, SF
  • 1989-12-09 "Les Miserables" opens at Princess Theatre, Melbourne
  • 1990-01-10 "Les Miserables" opens at Mechanic Theatre, Baltimore
  • 1990-06-13 "Les Miserables" opens at S Alberta Jubilee Centre, Calgary
  • 1990-07-12 "Les Miserables," opens at National Theatre, Washington
  • 1990-07-25 "Les Miserables" opens at Princess Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver
  • 1990-09-12 "Les Miserables," opens at Cirkus Theater, Stockholm
  • 1990-10-17 "Les Miserables" opens at Imperial Theatre, NY & His Majesty's Theatre, Perth
  • 1990-10-25 "Les Miserables" opens again at Forrest Theatre, Philadelphia
  • 1991-01-01 Les Miserables opens at Festival Theatre, Adelaide
  • 1991-01-20 "Les Miserables" opens at Pantages Theatre, LA
  • 1991-01-24 "Les Miserables" opens at Theatre St Denis, Montreal
  • 1991-02-28 "Les Miserables" opens at Theatre Carre, Amsterdam
  • 1991-03-09 "Les Miserables" opens at Lyric Theatre, Brisbane
  • 1991-04-20 "Les Miserables" opens at Odense Teater, Odense
  • 1991-05-29 "Les Miserables" opens at Aotea Theatre in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1991-10-23 "Les Miserables" opens at Mogador Theatre, Paris
  • 1991-12-06 "Les Miserables" opens at Circustheater, Scheveningen
  • 1992-04-14 "Les Miserables" opens at Palace Theatre, Manchester
  • 1992-06-25 "Les Miserables" opens at Vinorhady Theatre, Prague
  • 1992-09-16 "Les Miserables" opens at Nuevo Apolo, Madrid
  • 1992-12-27 "Les Miserables" opens at Ostregaswerks, Copenhagen
  • 1993-06-30 "Les Miserables" opens at Point Theatre, Dublin
  • 1993-09-23 "Les Miserables" opens at Playhouse, Edinburgh
  • 1993-10-07 "Les Miserables" opens at Meralco Theatre, Philippines
  • 1994-02-03 "Les Miserables" opens at Kallang Theatre, Singapore
  • 1994-02-22 "Les Miserables" opens at Chunichi Theatre, Nagoya
  • 1994-04-10 "Les Miserables" opens at Hiten Theatre, Osaka
  • 1995-12-14 "Les Miserables" opens at Cable Hall, Helsinki
  • 1996-01-26 "Les Miserables" opens at Musichall Theatre, Duisburg