Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit.
Ex-convict Jean Valjean is hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine’s young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever.
Trailer Les Misérables, Seoul, South Korea
Na Young Jeon played Fantine on the West end, Queen's theatre and revived the part in South Korea, Bluesquare Theatre in Seoul.
Na Young Jeon made her West End debut in the highly coveted role of Fantine, a single mother working at a factory who sacrifices her life to save her daughter Cosette.
For this portrayal she got nominated for a Broadwayworld UK/West End award
Her understanding of the character came from imagining what her parents and grandparents had sacrificed to bring her up. "For Fantine, everything is about her daughter Cosette, not about herself."