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'Les Misérables' coming back to Broadway

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The 25th anniversary production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's "Les Misérables." (AP Photo/Center Theatre Group, Deen van Meer) The 25th anniversary production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's "Les Misérables." (AP Photo/Center Theatre Group, Deen van Meer)
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

The musical "Les Misérables" is coming back to Broadway in 2014, according to a report.

Capitalizing on the success of the blockbuster film, which is nominated for several Academy Awards, producer Cameron Mackintosh is aiming to open the revival a Broadway theater in March 2014, according to the New York Times Arts Beat blog.

The musical had a short-lived and somewhat maligned revival in 2006 that lasted 14 months.

The original production, based on the novel by Victor Hugo, ran on Broadway from 1987 to 2003.

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