Grove City College presents ‘Les Miserables’
GROVE CITY, Pa. – Grove City College presents its fall musical, “Les Miserables,” from Oct. 27 – Nov. 2, in Ketler Auditorium of the Pew Fine Arts Center on campus. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. each night.
The musical is directed by Chair of Department of English and Professor Dr. James Dixon III. “Les Miserables” is an inspirational musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg, based on the novel by Victor Hugo.
Set in early 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells the story of popular characters Jean Valjean, a paroled convict; Javert, a police inspector; Fantine, a prostitute; her daughter Cosette; and many others and as they battle with broken dreams, sacrifice, love, reconciliation and redemption.
“Along with the entire cast and crew, I look forward to sharing with you this inspirational musical of grace and redemption as we bring it to life right here on Grove City College’s campus,” Dr. Dixon said.
The musical is free and open to the public. The Friday and Saturday performances (Nov. 1 and 2) are already sold out via on-campus reservations. Tickets for the Tuesday through Thursday performances (Oct. 29-31) must be reserved in advance at www.gcc.edu/theater. Ticket reservations begin Oct. 14. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets only reserve seats until 7:15 p.m., at which time all empty seats are released to walk-ins.
Anyone with questions may email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 724-458-3331.