Les Miserables takes Backwell by storm

'Les Miserables'. Lois Dexter-Norton as the young Cossette, Robert Gall as Jean Valjean with Sian Wa

'Les Miserables'. Lois Dexter-Norton as the young Cossette, Robert Gall as Jean Valjean with Sian Wakefield as Eponine and Bryanny Hampshire on the barricade. - Credit: Archant

THE cast and crew behind a hugely successful school production are celebrating after all shows sold out.

The cast of Les Miserables stunned audiences with an outstanding show in Backwell School.

The cast of Les Miserables stunned audiences with an outstanding show in Backwell School. - Credit: Archant

The school theatre was packed out for all five performances as pupils brought the sights and sounds of the French revolution to Backwell with Les Misérables.

The cast of Les Miserables at Backwell School.

The cast of Les Miserables at Backwell School. - Credit: Archant

Headteacher Julian Baldwin said: “I was very proud of the staff and students. Students involved in this production had a great experience which they will remember for the rest of their lives – they received a standing ovation every night from a packed theatre.”

Everyone involved, from the lead performers to the stage and lighting crew, contributed to the outstanding musical which was enjoyed by hundreds of people.


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