Les Miserables Reviews

MusicalsValentines DayOlivier WinnersCritics Picks2014 Olivier Winners

Average customer review: 4.5 star rating (4.6 Stars)

Number of reviews: 124

Page:123456789101112131415161718All

Sort:

4.0 star rating MR.M.BRIDLE from HORSHAM, SUSSEX

NICK JONAS

NICK JONAS - WHO CHOSE HIM? PATHETIC WEAK PERFORMANCE. COULD NOT SING NOR ACT WAS OBVIOUSLY SUPPORTED BY OTHER CAST MEMBERS, AT TIMES LOOKED LOST ON STAGE.

4.0 star rating Jen from Northern Ireland

COULD BE BETTER

Being a Les Mis fan, our family of four went to the Queen's on 27th Dec to see the westend production. Again, the music and the story are so memorable, but some of the cast were disappointing. Fantine and Cosette were weak. It appeared that the actress playing Cosette didn't have the strong soprano voice to hit the high note. And some of the scenes felt rushed, especially at the beginning. I felt that more effort could have been made to make it a top notch production.

4.0 star rating Dave from Norwich

GREAT SHOW BUT UNCOMFORTABLE THEATRE SPOILT IT

This is the 7th time I have seen Les Mis and this has got to be the best performance, with the exception of 25th anniversary at the O2. Unfortunately the ambient temperature of the theatre was so hot it made more than half the group of 40 i was with feel unwell. The seats were uncomfortable it totally ruined the experience. I love the musical but I do not think I will return to the queens theatre

4.0 star rating Charles from London,

LATECOMERS ADMITTED!

The musical was excellent. A great theatre too. Only sour point was the Management allowing 30 latecomers to be seated 20 minutes into the first half of the performance. Ruined a key part of the plot.

4.0 star rating Anonymous from London,

POOR PERFORMANCE OF JEAN VALJEAN

Having seen Les Mis 6 times over many years I felt the latest show was let down by Peter Lockyer playing Jean Valjean. This is the major role in the play and although his acting was good his voice is weak compared with his predecessors. The rest of the cast compared favourably with earlier shows.

3.5 star rating Gillian hale from cheltenham glos england

HEARING IMPAIRED

the show was excellent but the equipment for the hearing impaired is old and useless the loop band is not compatible with digital hearing aids and the head phones you have to take your aid out to use them, and although they did help everyone around you complained because the noise was interfering with them. very embarassing to say the least.

3.5 star rating Debra De Bus from Amsterdam, The Netherlands

BOXED OUT BY THE BOX OFFICE

A relative had booked us 3 tickets. 2 of us were waiting outside the theatre for said relative. He was stuck in traffic (The Pope was in town)and called the theatre to put the tickets in my name. One person of the box office said there were no tickets...that the tickets were gone. Just after the show started one of the other box office employees suddenly remembered that tickets had been put into another name. My name thus. This he announced in a very 'so wanna-be an actor' manner. Not very profesional. And certainly not good acting!

What you thought

Seen Les Miserables? Loved it? Hated it?

Help your fellow London Theatreland visitors by leaving the first review. Everyone will love you for it, we promise!

Write a review now

What we thought

revolutionary JAW DROPPING Iconic.

The world has embraced 'Les Mis' with both arms.

As the first trumpet sounded and the curtain rose I was sucked into 19th century France along with the inner turmoil of our hero Jean Valjean, played by the fantastic Killian Donnelly.

Read full review
Abigail Slocombe

Abigail Slocombe

Nearby

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

restaurantsDiningRestaurants
hotels

Hotels

Additional Information

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word

Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about Les Miserables at Sondheim Theatre.

Keep up to date

I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.

Please note: The term Sondheim Theatre and/or Les Miserables as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Sondheim Theatre and/or Les Miserables and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Sondheim Theatre and/or Les Miserables and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.