The Kennedy Center

The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - Saturday, August 20, 2016

Theater

Bigger and better than ever before! This fresh and dazzling production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's perennial classic comes to D.C. as part of a brand-new North American tour.

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"POWERFUL, GORGEOUS...AND BETTER THAN EVER!"
--The Chicago Sun-Times

The Phantom of the Opera
Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera comes to D.C. as part of a brand-new North American tour. Critics are raving that this breathtaking production is "bigger and better than ever before" with its brilliant new scenic design by Paul Brown, Tony Award–winning original costume design by Maria Björnson, lighting design by Tony Award winner Paule Constable, new choreography by Scott Ambler, and a new staging by director Laurence Connor. The production, overseen by Matthew Bourne and Cameron Mackintosh, boasts many exciting special effects including the show's legendary chandelier. The beloved story and thrilling score--with songs like "Music of the Night," "All I Ask of You," and "Masquerade"--is performed by a cast and orchestra of 52, making this Phantom one of the largest productions now on tour.

Cast:
The Phantom of the Opera: Chris Mann (Travis Taylor on August 18)
Christine: Julia Udine (Krista Buccellato or Kaitlyn Davis at select performances)
Raoul:  Storm Lineberger

Recommended for age 6 and up.

Performance Timing: Act I - 72 min.; Intermission - 20 min., Act Two - 55 min.

Watch and Listen

The Phantom of the Opera - Trailer

The Phantom of the Opera - Behind the Scenes