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Majestic Theatre , (1/26/1988 - Present)
First Preview:Jan 09, 1988 Total Previews:16
Opening Date:Jan 26, 1988   
Closing Date:Currently Running Total Performances:11055
as of August 24, 2014

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: Paris Opéra House. 1881-1911.



Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Cameron Mackintosh and The Really Useful Theatre Company Ltd.
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Charles Hart; From the novel "Le Fantôme de L'Opéra" by Gaston Leroux; Additional lyrics by Richard Stilgoe; Book by Richard Stilgoe and Andrew Lloyd Webber; Musical Director: David Caddick; Music orchestrated by David Cullen and Andrew Lloyd Webber
Directed by Harold Prince; Musical Staging and Choreography by Gillian Lynne
Scenic Design by Maria Björnson; Costume Design by Maria Björnson; Lighting Design by Andrew Bridge; Sound Design by Martin Levan; Mr. Crawford's Make-Up created and designed by Christopher Tucker; Associate Scenic Design: Dana Kenn; Associate Costume Design: Cynthia Hamilton; Associate Lighting Design: Debra Dumas; Associate Sound Design: Larry Spurgeon; Assistant to the Scenic Designer: Paul Kelly, Paul Weimer and Steve Saklad; Assistant to the Costume Designer: David Robinson and Marcy Froehlich; Assistant to the Lighting Designer: Vivien Leone and Wendy Bodzin; Assistant to the Sound Designer: Jon Weston, James M. Bay and Joan Curcio
General Manager: Alan Wasser; Associate Gen. Mgr: Allan Williams
Technical Production Manager: John H. Paull, III and Jake Bell; Production Stage Manager: Mitchell Lemsky; Stage Manager: Fred Hanson and Bethe Ward; Production Dance Supervisor: Denny Berry
Musical Supervisor: David Caddick; Conducted by David Caddick; Associate Conductor: Jack Gaughan and Jeffrey Huard; Concert Master: Louann Montesi; Violin: Louann Montesi, Fred Buldrini, Alvin E. Rogers, Gayle Dixon, David Davis, Abraham Appleman, Leonard Rivlin and Jan Mullen; Viola: Stephanie Fricker and Veronica Salas; Cello: Bonnie Hartman and Jeanne LeBlanc; Bass: John Beal; Harp: Henry Fanelli; Flute: Sheryl Henze; Flute/Clarinet: Ralph Olsen; Oboe: Robert Botti; Clarinet: Matthew Goodman; Bassoon: Atsuko Sato; Trumpet: Lowell Hershey and Francis Bonny; Bass Trombone: Garfield Fobbs; French Horn: Gary Johnson, R. Allen Spanjer and Peter Reit; Percussion: Eric Cohen and Jan Hagiwara; Keyboards: Jeffrey Huard and Kristen Blodgette; Associate Musical Supervisor: Kristen Blodgette; Music Contractor: Mel Rodnon Music Management, Inc.; Music Preparation: Chelsea Music Services, Inc., Mathilde Pincus and Victor Jaroway; Synthesizer Programmer: Andrew Barrett; Rehearsal Pianist: Kristen Blodgette and Sande Campbell
Mumm Champagne courtesy of The Seagram Classics Wine Company
Casting: Johnson-Liff & Zerman; General Press Representative: The Fred Nathan Company, Inc.; Assistant to the Director: Ruth Mitchell; Dance Captain: Denny Berry; Logo Design by Dewynters, Limited; Advertising: Dewynters, Limited; Furs by Alixandré; Shoes supplied by Peter Fox Limited; Casting Associate: Tara Rubin; Assistant to Gillian Lynne: Naomi Sorkin; Press Assistant: Dennis Crowley
Cast
Sarah Brightman Christine Daaé
Michael Crawford Phantom of the Opera
Steve Barton Raoul
Vicomte de Chagny
Patti Cohenour
Thurs. Eves. and Sat. Mats.
Christine Daaé Alternate
Cris Groenendaal Monsieur André
Elisa Heinsohn Meg Giry
Judy Kaye Carlotta Guidicelli
Leila Martin Madame Giry
David Romano Ubaldo Piangi
Nicholas Wyman Monsieur Firmin
George Lee Andrews Don Attilio
in "Il Muto"
Passarino
Denny Berry Ballet Swing
William Scott Brown Porter
Fireman
Irene Cho Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Nicole Fosse Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Jan Horvath Innkeeper's Wife
in "Don Juan Triumphant"
Jeff Keller Porter
Marksman
Peter Kevoian Monsieur Reyer
Lisa Lockwood Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Rebecca Luker Princess
in "Hannibal"
Lori MacPherson Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Barry McNabb Flunky
Stagehand
Beth McVey Madame Firmin
Luis Perez Slave Master
in "Hannibal"
Dodie Pettit Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Richard Warren Pugh Auctioneer
Candace Rogers-Adler Page
in "Don Juan Triumphant"
Charles Rule Policeman
Mary Leigh Stahl Wardrobe Mistress
Confidante
in "Il Muto"
Philip Steele Joseph Buquet
Olga Talyn Page
in "Don Juan Triumphant"
Catherine Ulissey Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Kenneth H. Waller Monsieur Lefèvre
Swings: Frank Mastrone and Alba Quezada
Understudies: George Lee Andrews (Monsieur André, Monsieur Firmin), William Scott Brown (Ubaldo Piangi), Cris Groenendaal (Raoul), Jan Horvath (Carlotta Guidicelli), Jeff Keller (Phantom of the Opera), Peter Kevoian (Monsieur André, Monsieur Firmin), Rebecca Luker (Christine Daaé), Barry McNabb (Slave Master), Beth McVey (Carlotta Guidicelli), Dodie Pettit (Meg Giry), Richard Warren Pugh (Ubaldo Piangi), Mary Leigh Stahl (Madame Giry), Olga Talyn (Madame Giry) and Catherine Ulissey (Meg Giry)
Cast
Lynne Abeles Spanish Lady
Jessica Bishop Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Meg Giry Alternate
Sierra Boggess Christine Daaé
Nicholas Cunningham Solo Dancer
Deanna Doyle Meg Giry Alternate
Andrew Drost Fireman
Porter
Anton Harrison LaMon Slave Master
in "Hannibal"
Ellen Harvey Madame Giry
Emily Harvey Page
in "Don Juan Triumphant"
Jeremy Hays Raoul
Vicomte de Chagny
Jessy Hendrickson Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Heather Hill Innkeeper's Wife
in "Don Juan Triumphant"
Satomi Hofmann Wardrobe Mistress
Confidante
in "Il Muto"
Timothy Jerome Monsieur Firmin
Kenneth Kantor Monsieur Lefèvre
Firechief
Ted Keegan Hairdresser
Monsieur Reyer
Norm Lewis Phantom of the Opera
Laird Mackintosh Monsieur André
Phantom of the Opera Alternate
Michele McConnell Carlotta Guidicelli
Nathan Patrick Morgan Jeweler
Bronson Norris Murphy Marksman
Eric Otto Slave Master
in "Hannibal"
Mary Michael Patterson Christine Daaé Alternate
Maria Phegan Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Richard Poole Joseph Buquet
Monsieur André Alternate
Jessica Radetsky Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Rebecca Robbins Madame Firmin
Sean Rollofson Ballet Swing
Paul A. Schaefer Marksman
Carly Blake Sebouhian Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Jeremy Stolle Passarino
Carrington Vilmont Auctioneer
Don Attilio
in "Il Muto"
Monsieur Firmin Alternate
Elizabeth Welch Princess
in "Hannibal"
Swings: Arlo Hill, Ted Keegan, Scott Mikita, Greg Mills, Janet Saia and Jim Weitzer
Understudies: Lynne Abeles (Carlotta Guidicelli), Polly Baird (Meg Giry), Jessica Bishop (Meg Giry), Andrew Drost (Ubaldo Piangi), Kenneth Kantor (Monsieur Firmin), Laird Mackintosh (Phantom of the Opera), Scott Mikita (Monsieur André, Monsieur Firmin), Greg Mills (Monsieur André, Phantom of the Opera, Raoul), Susan Owen (Christine Daaé), Justin Peck (Slave Master), Richard Poole (Monsieur André), Janet Saia (Carlotta Guidicelli, Madame Giry), Paul A. Schaefer (Phantom of the Opera, Raoul), Jeremy Stolle (Phantom of the Opera, Raoul, Ubaldo Piangi), Jim Weitzer (Raoul) and Elizabeth Welch (Christine Daaé)
Tony Award®
winner 1988 Best Musical [winner]
Produced by Cameron Mackintosh and The Really Useful Theatre Company Ltd.
 1988 Best Book of a Musical [nominee]
Book by Richard Stilgoe and Andrew Lloyd Webber
 1988 Best Original Score [nominee]
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Charles Hart; Additional lyrics by Richard Stilgoe
winner 1988 Best Actor in a Musical [winner]
Michael Crawford
winner 1988 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [winner]
Judy Kaye
winner 1988 Best Scenic Design [winner]
Maria Björnson
winner 1988 Best Costume Design [winner]
Maria Björnson
winner 1988 Best Lighting Design [winner]
Andrew Bridge
 1988 Best Choreography [nominee]
Gillian Lynne
winner 1988 Best Direction of a Musical [winner]
Harold Prince
Drama Desk Award
 1988 Outstanding Musical [nominee]
Produced by Cameron Mackintosh and The Really Useful Theatre Company Ltd.
winner 1988 Outstanding Actor in a Musical [winner]
Michael Crawford
 1988 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Sarah Brightman
 1988 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Judy Kaye
 1988 Outstanding Choreography [nominee]
Gillian Lynne
winner 1988 Outstanding Director of a Musical [winner]
Directed by Harold Prince
winner 1988 Outstanding Orchestration [winner]
Music orchestrated by David Cullen and Andrew Lloyd Webber
winner 1988 Outstanding Music [winner]
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
winner 1988 Outstanding Costume Design [winner]
Maria Björnson
winner 1988 Outstanding Lighting Design [winner]
Andrew Bridge
winner 1988 Outstanding Set Design [winner]
Scenic Design by Maria Björnson
music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; lyrics by Charles Hart
ACT 1Sung By
Think of Me Carlotta Guidicelli, Christine Daaé and Raoul (Vicomte de Chagny)
Angel of Music Christine Daaé and Meg Giry
Little Lotte/The Mirror (Angel of Music) Raoul (Vicomte de Chagny), Christine Daaé and Phantom of the Opera
The Phantom of the Opera Phantom of the Opera and Christine Daaé
The Music of the Night Phantom of the Opera
I Remember/Stranger Than You Dreamt It Christine Daaé and Phantom of the Opera
Magical Lasso Joseph Buquet, Meg Giry, Madame Giry and Ballet Chorus of the Opéra Populaire
Notes/Prima Donna Monsieur Firmin, Monsieur André, Raoul (Vicomte de Chagny), Carlotta Guidicelli, Madame Giry, Meg Giry, Ubaldo Piangi and Phantom of the Opera
Poor Fool, He Makes Me Laugh Carlotta Guidicelli and Company
Why Have You Brought Me Here/Raoul I've Been There Raoul (Vicomte de Chagny) and Christine Daaé
All I Ask of You Raoul (Vicomte de Chagny) and Christine Daaé
All I Ask of You (Reprise)Phantom of the Opera
ACT 2Sung By
Masquerade/Why So Silent Full Company
Notes/Twisted Every Way Monsieur André, Monsieur Firmin, Carlotta Guidicelli, Ubaldo Piangi, Raoul (Vicomte de Chagny), Christine Daaé, Madame Giry and Phantom of the Opera
Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again Christine Daaé
Wandering Child/Bravo, Bravo Phantom of the Opera, Christine Daaé and Raoul (Vicomte de Chagny)
The Point of No Return Phantom of the Opera and Christine Daaé
Down Once More/Track Down This Murderer Full Company