A Music Director's Epic Tale: Les Miserables

Chapter 7 : Rehearsals

There are a few different phases to the rehearsal process. The band and the cast start off on their own paths and eventually come together at some point. There is a definite process of introducing the music to the performers and getting them used to the music itself (via piano), before even considering having them sing to tracks. And of course once you have the cast familiar with the music and the blocking, and they are starting to get used to the band and the tracks, it all has to come together during tech week. Here is a look at how we accomplished all of this.