What is The Phantom of the Opera about?
The Phantom of the Opera is based on a classic French thriller about a terrifying and myth bound ghost, who haunts the old French opera house, and falls in love with a young and beautiful actress.
Did you know this about Phantom of the Opera?
The Phantom of the Opera is a musical phenomenon with some of the most extravagant sets, costumes and special effects ever used on a stage. The play had its world premiere in London October 9, 1986, and has played over 11,000 shows at Her Majesty's Theatre in London since. The Phantom of the Opera has staged productions in over 90 cities and has won over 50 theater awards worldwide!
Who is the creative team behind the show?
The world-famous English composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is behind this musical production. Harold Prince directs and Cameron Mackintosh produces.
The Phantom of the Opera runs approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes including intermission.