With the return to New York of “The Phantom Of The Opera”, the longest-running show in Broadway history, the cast’s original recording is available on remastered 2CD and digital platforms

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Resumption of performances on Friday, October 22 at the Théâtre Majestic

Posted: October 12, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. CDT|Update: 3 hours ago

NEW YORK, 12 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – With more than 40 million copies sold worldwide, Recording of the original cast of Phantom of the Opera is the best-selling distribution recording of all time. Originally released in 1987, the original recording of the cast “The Phantom of the Opera” was the first in British music history to hit number one on the charts and is available to stream or at the purchase. here.

With the return to New York of “The Phantom Of The Opera”, the longest-running show in Broadway history, The Original Cast Recording is available on remastered 2CD and digital platforms. Performances resume on Friday, October 22, 2021 at the Majestic Theater.

In September, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh announced the full cast for the new York back from THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, the longest-running show in Broadway history. Directed by the late theater legend Harold Prince, GHOST is configured to resume performance on Friday 22 October To 8 p.m. at the Majestic Theater (245 West 44th Street) – the musical new York home for the 33 record years.

As much a part of the city’s landscape as the Empire State Building and the Statue of Freedom, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA remains an icon New York City landmark. Tickets are on sale via Telecharge.com and in person at the theater box office.

Cameron Mackintosh said: “Never in a million years could we have imagined that all of Broadway would be closed for almost a year and a half, but I’m delighted that at last GHOST will be back in its place at the Majestic Theater in 22 october in all its magnificent splendor. It has been an extraordinarily difficult time for the 125 people who bring GHOST with every performance, so we’re all thrilled to be back rehearsing Broadway’s longest-running musical and can’t wait for the chandelier to rise again. In front of full house in 5 weeks. So let the audience come in and let the opera begin. “

Andrew Lloyd Webber added: “I am a proud Briton, but Broadway has always been my spiritual home. GHOST leading the effort to put our dear community back on stage is a moment of immense pride for me. The only heartache is that Hal won’t be with us, but when we all come back for our first performance on 22 october, I know his spirit will be there, cheering on our cast, crew and orchestra and welcoming the audience back to the Majestic Theater. “

As previously announced, the set GHOST Orchestra – Broadway’s largest – is also returning, under the continued musical supervision of David Caddick with the original and lush orchestrations of the musical.

The Broadway blockbuster phenomenon, Andrew Lloyd Webber THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, led by the late Harold Prince, is one of the most successful entertainment properties in the world. Produced by Cameron Mackintosh and the really useful group, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA is the longest-running show in Broadway history for over a decade, and its astonishing longevity in new York and in the world is unprecedented. On Broadway alone, the musical has performed over 13,000 unprecedented performances in front of 19 million people at the Majestic Theater (245 West 44th Street).

Based on the classic novel The Phantom of the Opera through Gaston Leroux, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, has music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, words of Charles Hart with additional words from Richard Stilgoe and book by Richard Stilgoe and Andrew Lloyd Webber. It is led by the late Harold Prince. The musical staging and choreography are late Gillian lynne. THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA a production design by the late Maria Björnson®, lighting by André Bridge and its by Mick potter with its original by Martin Levan. Supervision and musical direction are provided by David Caddick and the orchestrations are David Cullen and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA is widely regarded as one of the finest and most spectacular productions in history. Andrew Lloyd Webber The romantic, haunting and rising score includes “Music of the Night”, “All I Ask You”, “Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again”, “Masquerade” and the iconic title track. It tells the story of a disfigured musical genius known only as “The Phantom” who haunts the depths of The Paris Opera. Hypnotized by the talents and beauty of young soprano Christine, The Phantom attracts her as his protégé and falls fiercely in love with her. Ignoring Christine’s love for Raoul, the Phantom’s obsession sets the scene for a dramatic turn where jealousy, madness and passions collide.

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA has performed in front of more than 145 million people in 41 countries and 183 cities in 17 languages. He has won over 70 major theater awards, including seven Tony Awards and four Olivier Awards. GHOST celebrated more than 30 years on both sides of the Atlantic, and before the recent lockdown, the London production was in its 34th year and the Broadway production was in its 32nd.

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA was the largest generator of income and jobs in the history of theater on Broadway and in the United States. In the new York In production alone, around 6,500 people (including 400 actors) were employed over its more than three decades.

The flagship of the musical London production recently reopened in his home and birthplace, Her Majesty’s Theater, the August 8 rave reviews and just celebrated its 35th anniversary.

Ticket prices range from $ 29 to $ 169, with Premium tickets also available. To order tickets and for full performance and holiday schedules, visit www.Telecharge.com or call (212) 239-6200. Customers can visit The Majestic Theater Box Office (245 West 44th Street), Monday through Saturday, 10 am-6pm.

Buy tickets for THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA now for any performance through January 17, 2022 and you can either refund or exchange your tickets for another date up to 48 hours before the performance.

Broadway is committed to providing healthy and safe facilities to the public, performers and staff. The Broadway League recently announced that the owners and operators of the 41 Broadway theaters in New York City will require vaccinations for members of the public, as well as performers, backstage crew and theater staff, for all performances across October 2021. Masks will also be required for the audience inside the theater, except when eating or drinking in designated areas. Under this policy, guests will be required to be fully vaccinated with a vaccine authorized by the FDA or WHO to attend a performance and will be required to show proof of vaccination upon entering the theater along with their valid ticket. “Fully vaccinated” means the run date must be at least 14 days after the second dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine, or at least 14 days after a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine.

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