The Interlakes Summer Theatre, a professional summer stock company in Meredith, will present Les Miserables, starting Tuesday, July 16,and runs thru Sunday, July 28th. This “popera” is based on the Victor Hugo novel and is one of the best loved musicals in the world.
The professional company, which was assembled though auditions all over the country , with a small corp of college theatre majors with several local actors/singers rounding out the cast as well. The lead role of Jean Valjean will be played by AEA Guest Artist Greg Holt, so appeared in the National Tour of the show. Other leads include Derrian Tolden as Javert, Alexandra Fassler as Eponine, Henry McGinnis as Marius, Rebekah Burnham as Cosette, Brittany Bara and Marc Sully Saint Fleur as the Thernardiers. As a special treat local audiences will see Ashley Landroche starring as Fantine.
Scenery was designed by NY Native Katherine Lieber, Costumes by NY Native DW Withrow, Lighting by Kasey Sheehan and Sound by Adam Bates. Guest Director, Michael McKelvey hails from Texas, while Mason Griffin, from Louisiana , serves as Musical Director.