The Broadway spectacle, Phantom of the Opera continues with its North American tour with multiple shows scheduled to be held at the Centennial Hall in Tucson, Arizona. Following the completion of a sold-out UK tour, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s phenomenal creation makes its way to the stage once again.
Phantom of the Opera Tucson Tickets
Initial Previews & Success
The Phantom of the Opera premiered in 1986. The premiere show took place in London’s West End at Her Majesty’s Theatre. The play was directed by Hal Prince with choreography by Gillian Lynne. It featured actors Michael Crawford playing the lead role of the Phantom, Steve Barton as Raoul and Sarah Brightman playing Christine. The Phantom of the Opera plays at Her Majesty’s Theatre to this day, celebrating its 10,000thrun in October, 2010.
Achievements & Records
The Phantom of the Opera is one of Broadway’s most celebrated musicals. It has been translated in countless languages, with revival tours held in over 28 countries across 6 continents. It has grossed over $5.6 billion internationally and with this is the highest-grossing theatrical production in the world (as of 2012). It has been watched by over 130 million people and has established the record of being the second longest running Broadway show in history (surpassed by Les Miserables).
The Phantom of the Opera – North American Tour
The story of the Phantom of the Opera revolves around a young, beautiful soprano, Christine Daae who becomes the fascination of a mysterious music figure at Opera Populaire. The Phantom’s obsession forces him to do unimaginable acts while Christine, who is in love with Raoul, tries to escape. Watch one of theatre’s classics. Purchase Phantom of the Opera Tucson tickets.