The Phantom of the Opera Author:Gaston Leroux The Phantom of the Opera is a haunting and enduring tale that has fascinated readers for almost an entire century. It inspired the famous silent film starring Lon Chaney. Now, Andrew Lloyd Webber, of Evita, Cats, and Starlight Express fame, has created a show based on this story, and it is described by London critics as his very best to date. Se... more »t in the Paris Opera in 1881, it is a story that pits the powers of evil and good, reality and illusion, sensuality and death to evoke our emotions as only a true master writer can.
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