Les Misérables

Les Misérables
Airing on Maine Public Television
Sundays, April 14 thru May 19 at 9:00 pm

Free Public Screening:

Center Theatre for the Performing Arts in Dover-Foxcroft
Saturday, April 6 at 3:00 pm

Starting on Sunday, April 14, Victor Hugo's masterpiece Les Misérables will come to Maine Public Television in a six-part drama adaptation by multi award-winning screenwriter Andrew Davies. Dominic West stars as fugitive Jean Valjean, with David Oyelowo as his pursuer Inspector Javert and Lily Collins as the luckless single mother Fantine. Ellie Bamber and Josh O'Connor costar as the young lovers Cosette and Marius. Love, death, and the struggle for social justice in early 19th-century France are featured in this beautifully faithful retelling of one of the world’s most beloved stories.

Maine Public is holding two community screenings of the series.

An upcoming screening will take place at the Center Theatre for the Performing Arts in Dover-Foxcroft on Saturday, April 6 at 3:00 pm.

The event is free and open to the public. Seating is on a first come, first serve basis.

The first screening was held at The Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta on March 21.