Alabama Shakespeare Festival announces 2008-09 season

The musical version of "Les Miserables" is part of the Alabama Shakespeare Festival's 2008-09 season.

Besides the musical, which was first seen in 1985, ASF will present three world premieres, all of which came out of the theater's Southern Writers' Project.

The theater will, of course, also present works by Shakespeare, including "The Comedy of Errors" and "Othello."

The 2008-09 Season:

"Three Mo' Divas," Sept. 26-Oct. 12, Festival Theatre"Charlotte's Web," Oct. 8-Nov. 16, Octagon Theatre"A Christmas Carol," Nov. 7-Dec. 28, Festival Theatre"Bear Country," Jan. 11-Feb. 15, Octagon Theatre"The Furniture of Home," March 8-April 5, Octagon Theatre"The Fall of the House," April 19-May 17, Octagon Theatre The Repertory Season:"The Three Musketeers," April 26-June 14, Festival Theatre"Othello," May 3-June 14, Festival Theatre"The Comedy of Errors," May 10-June 14, Festival Theatre"Les Miserables," July 12-Aug. 16, Festival Theatre

Season ticket packages range from $125 to $291. Single tickets go on sale later this summer. For more information on the 2008-09 Season at ASF, call the Box Office at 334-271-5353.