Winner of 7 1988 Tony Awards including Best Musical, and now the longest-running show in Broadway history, The Phantom of the Opera is based on the novel by Gaston Leroux. It tells the story of the hideously deformed Phantom who lurks beneath the stage of the Paris Opera, exercising a reign of terror over its occupants. The phantom falls in love with the young Soprano devoting himself to creating a new star for the Opera by nurturing her extraordinary talents and employing all the skills at his disposal.
Hugh Panaro, Mary Michael Patterson*, Jeremy Hays, Laird Mackintosh, Ellen Harvey, Christian Šebek, Tim Jerome, Michele McConnell, Deanna Doyle
*Sara Jean Ford appears for Ms. Patterson at certain performances.
Casting is not guaranteed and subject to change.
Book: Richard Stilgoe and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber
Music: Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics: Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe
Director: Harold Prince
Choreographer: Gillian Lynne
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(7) 1988 Tony Awards including Best Musical.