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October Review: ‘Les Misérables’ at the Dallas Theatre Centre

In this month’s Theatre review Eliza Niblett explores what can be gained from adapting Victor Hugo’s classic book into a modernised musical. ‘Les Misérables’ has been a staple on both Broadway and the West End but Niblett highlights the nuances that can be found by changing the musical’s setting to that of the present day. Not only will we discover that some events can be perceived differently, but also that on occasion more can be appreciated.