Killian Donnelly to play `Jean Valjean` in `Les Mis` at the Palace Theatre

Killian Donnelly to play `Jean Valjean` in `Les Mis` at the Palace Theatre

Killian Donnelly is to play 'Jean Valjean' in the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of the Boublil and Schönberg musical "LES MISÉRABLES," arriving onto the Manchester Palace Theatre stage from 19 February – 30 March 2019.

 

Killian is currently playing the role of 'Jean Valjean' in the West End production of "Les Misérables", where his final performance will be Saturday 9 June 2018.

 

Prior to his run in "Les Misérables", he played the role of 'Charlie Price' in "Kinky Boots" on Broadway, a role he originated at the Adelphi Theatre in the West End in 2015, for which he was nominated for an Olivier Award.

 

He first joined the company of "Les Misérables" in 2008, going onto play the role of 'Enjolras' from 2009 to 2011. In 2010, he played the role of 'Courfeyrac' in the "25th Anniversary Concert of Les Misérables" at The O2 Arena and also played the role of 'Combeferre' in the multi-award-winning film of the show, released in 2012.

 

Based on Victor Hugo's classic novel, Boublil and Schönberg's magnificent score of "LES MISÉRABLES" includes the songs, "I Dreamed a Dream", "On My Own", "Stars", "Bring Him Home", "Do You Hear the People Sing?", "One Day More", "Empty Chairs at Empty Tables", "Master Of The House" and many more.

 

Seen by over 120 million people worldwide in 45 countries and in 22 languages, "LES MISÉRABLES" is undisputedly one of the world's most popular musicals.

 

Tickets for the highly-acclaimed musical will be on general sale from Tuesday 5th June 2018.

 

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