Legiter Kevin Gray, who billed top roles in "Miss Saigon," "Music of the Night" and "The Phantom of the Opera" and taught at U. of Hartford, died of a heart attack on Feb. 11 in Hartford, Conn. He…
Phantom Of The Opera
The publicity garnered by "The Phantom of the Opera" over its 10,000th performance a couple of weeks ago may be paying off: The 24-year-old Broadway stalwart saw sales spike in Week 39 (Feb. 20-26)…
"Love Never Dies," Andrew Lloyd Webber's much-hyped sequel to the record-breaking "The Phantom of the Opera," has failed to live up to its title: The London show will shutter Aug. 27 after just 18…
Cameron Mackintosh will mount a brand new production of legit blockbuster "Phantom of the Opera" for a worldwide tour in early 2012.
Teutonic singer Peter Hofmann, who was famous for his perfs in rock, opera and tuners, died Nov. 30 in Bavaria, Germany, of complications from Parkinson's disease. He was 66.
The most daunting problem for Andrew Lloyd Webber's follow-up, "Love Never Dies," is great expectations.
"The most successful entertainment venture of all time" would seem a rather bold claim to make, a parlor game waiting to happen. But those words are exactly what the press kit for "The Phantom of the…
What show in musical theater history has been more dependent on sets and costumes for its reputation than "The Phantom of the Opera"? There's Andrew Lloyd Webber's music, and Michael Crawford…
Any theater reporter who has ever covered the celebrity beat has a Liz Taylor story, a Bob Fosse story, a Liza Minnelli story -- some backstage dish that never made it into print but still burns…
Hollywood may or may not love movie versions of stage musicals: At the box office, it's currently a boffo "Chicago," a profitable "Phantom" and a questionable "Rent." For legit, however, there's no…