At every performance of musical "The Phantom of the Opera," on Broadway and around the country, the tortured title character rips off his mask to reveal his disfigured face. That deformed mug is the…
The Phantom Of The Opera
John Caird is best known to Broadway and L.A. auds for his staging of "Nicholas Nickleby" and "Les Miserables," but he also helms operas, such as "Tosca," now on display at LA Opera.
Spring breakers weren't just a big deal at SXSW last week – they made a splash on Broadway, too. Vacationing families helped push Main Stem box office high enough that eight shows ended up topping $1…
Long-running tuner "The Phantom of the Opera" will embark on a new North American tour this fall, launching a road production of the re-imagined staging that is currently playing a tour in the U.K.
Long-running tuner "The Phantom of the Opera" will embark on a new North American tour this fall, launching a road production of the re-imagined staging that is currently playing a tour in the U.K…
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…
For all its expected highs, this adaptation of a justly beloved musical has been managed with more gusto than grace.
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.