Jean Valjean walks the streets as a “free” man but is rejected over and over by the community. Wasn’t 19 years in prison enough payment? No, he is a man still behind bars albeit invisible ones. Is it possible to overcome the past, to overcome the labels? The brand on his chest is for life. Will […]
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Category: Les Misérables musings
Les Misérables has impacted my life for years. As I rehearse to be in the show, the truths are sinking deeper and deeper.
Since late August I have been rehearsing for a production of Les Misérables which will open in 8 days. This musical has powerfully impacted my life for a number of years. It is time to get some of those thoughts out my head and heart and onto paper. Scene 1 Jean Valjean is branded #24601. A constant reminder […]