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On Wednesday, the first trailer for "Les Misérables" was released online.
"Les Misérables," based on the Victor Hugo novel, opened on Broadway in 1987 and closed in 2003 after more than 6,600 performances. (Will the musical's cult following translate to big box office? Or will the movie go the way of recent screen musicals like
The musical continues to tour the country, having recently played at the Ahmanson. The tour will open at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa in June.