(December 12, 1999 to February 12, 2000) He and Trevor Nunn adapted and directed Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg musical, "Les Miserables," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Based on the novel by Victor Hugo. Claude-Michel Schonberg was composer. Herbert Kretzmer was lyricist.
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Won two Tony Awards in collaboration with Trevor Nunn
: in 1982 as Best Director (Play) for "The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby," and in 1987 as Best Director (Musical) for "Les Miserables." He was also Tony-nominated three other times: in 1997 as Best Director (Play) for Pam Gems
"Stanley;" and in 2001 for his lyrics as part of Best Original Musical Score with collaborator Paul Gordon