Inspired by the novel Le Fantôme de l'Opéra by the French writer Gaston Leroux, The Phantom of the Opera is a musical of thrills and love. It is set in the Paris Opera, home to the infamous Phantom that lurks in the shadows.
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At the gala, he is mesmerized by the beautiful opera singer Christine. He wishes to make her his protégé in return for her love and loyalty. Her denial forces him to use all means to make her love him. This infuriates her childhood love-interest Raoul. What happens after is a tale of love, pity and acceptance.
The show’s maiden premier was at Her Majesty’s Theatre, London in 1986. Since then, it has charmed more than a hundred thirty million people around the globe. At Broadway, it is credited as one of the longest running shows. With over tens of thousands of performances so far, it has been produced in more than a hundred fifty cities in thirty different countries.
The NY1 reviews, “Phantom rules! It remains as fresh and spectacular as ever.” The musical has garnered three Olivier Awards, seven Drama Desk Awards, three Outer Critic Circle Awards and seven Tony Awards including “Best Musical”.
This version of the musical has been directed by Laurence Connor, produced by Cameron Mackintosh and scored by Andrew Lloyd Webber. The stage at the Des Moines Performing Arts Civic Center is all set for the phenomenal musical. So get Phantom of The Opera Des Moines tickets and enjoy it with your friends and family.