Les Misérables



Major cast changes in “LES MISÉRABLES” at the Queen’s theatre from 23 Jun

Back Major cast changes in “LES MISÉRABLES” at the Queen’s theatre from 23 Jun

Caroline Sheen will play ‘Fantine’, Alexia Khadime ‘Eponine’, Craig Mather ‘Marius’, Katy Secombe ‘Madame Thénardier’, Liam Tamne ‘Enjolras’ and Lisa-Anne Wood ‘Cosette’. They join the previously announced Alfie Boe as ‘Jean Valjean’, Matt Lucas as ‘Thénardier’ and Hadley Fraser as ‘Javert’.

Following the evening performance on Saturday 18 June, the production will close for three days in order to facilitate the installation of a brand new state of the art surround sound system and the building of a bigger pit to accommodate the slightly larger orchestra necessary to play the new 25th Anniversary Tour orchestrations.The production will re-open with the new cast and musicians on Thursday 23 June.

Caroline Sheen’s many West End credits include ‘Sophie’ in “Mamma Mia!”, creating the role of ‘Jennifer Gabriel’ in “The Witches of Eastwick” and ‘Eponine’ in “Les Misérables”. Her other credits include the title role in “Mary Poppins” in both the UK and US tours. Alexia Khadime recently completed a successful run as ‘Elphaba’ in “Wicked” at the Apollo Theatre in London’s West End. Her other West End credits include ‘Nala’ in “The Lion King”. Katy Secombe’s credits include ‘Rosie’ in “Mamma Mia!” in the West End, ‘Mama Morton’ in the tour of “Chicago” and “Guys and Dolls” at the National Theatre. Liam Tamne recently appeared in “Hair” in the West End. His other West End credits include ‘Link Larkin’ in “Hairspray!” and “Wicked”. He also appeared in “Departure Lounge” at Waterloo East Theatre. “LES MISÉRABLES” marks both Craig Mather and Lisa-Anne Wood’s West End debuts.