"Phantom of the Opera" is one of the longest running Broadway productions. It's been performed in 124 different cities and and more than 25 cities. This show has been a favorite to people for over 20 years. We would recommend this show to ages 10+ because the drama can be intense. "Phantom of the Opera" is award winning, a musical, family friendly, a classic, and definitely a drama. The full time is 2 hours 30 minutes and has only one intermissions.
In this story, a young singer named Christine has somehow been charmed by a mysterious man at the Paris Opera House. Strange things start happening and to add on to the troubles, the stuck up diva Carlotta doesn't want to perform. Christine fills in for Carlotta and does a phenomenal job. Raoul, who was Christine's friend since they were young, meets her after her performance. The secret to Christine's beautiful voice is the Phantom. The Phantom lures her to his lair under the Paris Opera House. The Phantom is deeply in love with Christine but she learns his terrible secret and it will remain a secret until you witness this production yourself!
Music by: Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics by: Charles Hart and Richard Stilgoe
Book by: Richard Stilgoe and Andrew Lloyd Webber
Directed by: Hal Prince
Musical Staging and Choreography by: Gillian Lynne
Production Design by: Maria Bjornson
Lighting Design by: Andrew Bridge