Special Sub-Topic: For True "Les Mis" Fans
|In the beginning of the play, what does Convict Three proclaim while in prison?|
I know she'll wait, I know that she'll be true!. During the "Prologue/Look Down" number, Convict Three looks up and sings this line hopefully until the chorus comes back in with "look down, look down, they've all forgotten you."
|Finish this line: "And now I know how freedom feels, the jailer always at your heels __________!"|
it is the law. Valjean realizes that his conviction will follow him the rest of his life, after being paid "half of what the other men get".
|What is the name of the woman who takes Fantine's letter and reads it out loud?|
Bridgette. If she hadn't taken that letter, maybe none of this would have happened! :)
|When the old Crone asks for Fantine's hair, how much does she say it's worth? |
centime. She says "it's worth a centime my dear" but then says "I'll give you all of ten francs".
|In which song does this lyric appear? "I swear this."|
"Fantine's death". "But Fantine, I SWEAR THIS on my life."
"The Confrontation" switched it around a little: "And this I swear to you tonight."
|What is the first thing Marius says to Cosette?|
I didn't see you there forgive me. After bumping into Cosette, Marius learns the meaning of love at first sight and apologizes for running into her.
|"You know your place in the sky. You hold your course and your _________."|
aim. "Stars" is the only full length solo song sung by Javert and it states his whole reason for hunting Valjean.
|In "ABC Cafe" Grantaire sings "red!" and Marius answers, speaking of Cosette. What does Marius reply with the FIRST time Grantaire sings "red"? |
I feel my soul on fire!. "Red!"
"I feel my soul on fire!"
"My world if she's not there!"
"The color of desire!"
"The color of despair!"
|In "A Heart Full of Love", Cosette sings "Do I dream?" and Marius replies "I'm awake!"|
f. MARIUS sings "do I dream" and COSETTE sings "I'm awake".
|Who is the only lead character to not sing in "One Day More"?|
Fantine. Maybe she's watching from above but she ain't singing with them.
|What is the first word of the Second Act?|
Here. "Here upon these stones we will build our barricade."
Little do they know...
|When Eponine delivers Marius's letter to Valjean, where does she say the letter is from? |
Rue de Villette. She says "it's from a boy at the barricade, Sir, in the Rue de Villete" but the question was from WHERE not from WHO.
|How does Eponine describe Marius in her big number?|
blind. Although he is very much in love with Cosette very much wonderful to both Eponine AND Cosette, we only hear Eponine sing "I know that he is blind".
|According to Prouvaire, who will not die in vain?|
Eponine. "She will not die in vain" is what's said after Eponine dies in Marius's arms. So sad.
|Who is the first student to sing in "Drink With Me?"|
Feuilly. They all sing later, but Feuilly is the first.
|What is the first line of "Dawn Of Anguish"?|
the people have not stirred. "The people have not stirred.
We are abandoned by those who still live in fear.
The people have not heard" are the first lines of "Dawn of Anguish."
|What was the last thing Gavroche did before he died in the book and musical? |
sing. "So you'd better run for cover when the pup grows--!"
|What does Woman One sing in "Turning"?|
did you see them going off to fight?. Those are all lines from "Turning" but not the right ones.
|"Every day you walk with ____________ step, you walk with ____________ step the worst is over."|
stronger, longer. Cosette sings this to Marius to comfort him that the days of the war are behind him.
|And finally, a question that doesn't have to do with a lyrics but is a given if you've ever been in the musical: what is the highest note sung in the Finale?|
High C. It's sung on the last note of the last song of the last scene in the play. You can't get much more powerful than that.
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