Two revolutionaries will graduate from Marius in Les Misérables while Andy Mientus films “The Flash”

Chris McCarrell

As previously reported, Mientus will play Pied Piper, a hard of hearing and openly gay DC Comics villain, also known as Hartley Rathaway, in The CW’s “The Flash.” It will be out of The Miz until November 19.

McCarrell will replace Marius from Oct. 23 to Nov. 2 with Rosell as Marius from Nov. 4 to 18.

The cast of The Miz presents Ramin Karimloo as Jean Valjean, Caissie Levy as Fantine, Nikki M. James as Eponine, Samantha Hill as Cosette, Cliff Saunders as Thenardier and Keala Settle as Madame Thenardier.

Jason Forbach, who played the role of Enjolras in the production of the 25th anniversary nationwide tour of The Miz – and which is at the origin of the role of Feuilly in the current revival – began its performances on October 13 in the role of Enjolras. Kyle Scatliffe is on vocal rest until December 2.

This reimagined production debuted on Broadway on March 23. Read reviews from critics here. The Miz is written by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg and is based on the novel by Victor Hugo. It contains music by Schönberg, lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer and original French text by Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel, an original adaptation by Trevor Nunn and John Caird and additional material by James Fenton. The original orchestrations are by John Cameron with new orchestrations by Christopher Jahnke, Stephen Metcalfe and Stephen Brooker.

The new production is directed by Laurence Connor and James Powell, with a set design and image by Matt Kinley inspired by paintings by Victor Hugo, costumes by Andrea Neofitou and Christine Rowland, lighting by Paule Constable, sound by Mick Potter and screenings produced by Fifty -Neuf Productions. The musical direction is by Michael Ashcroft and Geoffrey Garratt. Musical supervision is provided by Stephen Brooker and musical direction by James Lowe.


Thelma J. Longworth

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