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jean, javert and the great rebellion of 1832: prologue.

“It’s a complicated French novel
Everyone is dying or sad”

Hello I’m auditioning for the role of Gavroche and I’ll be singing Die Young by Kesha


Names Hugo changed in his rough drafts. Jean Valjean - Jean Tréjean, Fantine - Marguerite Louet, Cosette (Euphrasie) - Anna Louet, Marius Pontmercy - Thomas Tolbon, Eponine Thenardier - Palmyre, Gavroche Thenadier - Chavaroche, Grimebodin, Alzelma Thenardier - Malvina*


Women of Color as Fantine in Les Miserables:
Na-Young Jeon, Patrice Tipoki, Tonya Dixon, Joan Almedilla, Thursday Farrar, Joanna Ampil, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Lea Salonga. and Nikki Rennee Daniels (with Idara Victor as Cosette)

(just some of my favorites, not all by any means)


Cosettes and Fantines backstage.

  1. Celinde Scheonmaker and Emilie Fleming (London)
  2. Sophia Ragavelas and Gina Beck (London)
  3. Lilian Marti (unsure on the Fantine, it should be Maya Hakvoort but it looks nothing like her to me.) (Germany)
  4. Joanna Ampil and Lydia Griffiths (London)
  5. Nikki Renee Daniels and Idara Victor (Broadway)
  6. Betsy Morgan and Siri Howard (Quinlan) (US Tour)
  7. Caissie Levy and Melissa Mitchell (Broadway)
  8. Sierra Boggess and Samantha Dorsey (London)
  9. Na-Young Jeon and Samantha Dorsey (London)
Know Your Staff: Cosette's Top Three Video Games

After a wonderful holiday and some time off with the blog, we are back into the swing of things. We loved our series “Know Your Staff” so much last year and our viewers did as well. With that being said, I asked our staff to write up a few of their favorite things and we start our series with Cosette, a prominent photographer at Nothing Original where she discusses her top three video games. 

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