Book tickets for The Phantom of the Opera – a multi-award winning musical that continues to captivate audiences at Her Majesty’s Theatre in London’s West End.
Ticketing Update: The Phantom of the Opera, London Extends Booking Until March 2024
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA currently stars Earl Carpenter as The Phantom alongside Holly-Anne Hull as Christine Daaé, Matt Blaker as Raoul, Kelly Glyptis as Carlotta, Matt Harrop as Monsieur Firmin, Adam Linstead as Monsieur André, Greg Castiglioni as Ubaldo Piangi, Francesca Ellis as Madame Giry and Ellie Young as Meg Giry. At certain performances, the role of Christine Daaé is played by Paige Blankson.
From Monday 3rd April Jon Robyns joins the company as The Phantom.
The cast is completed by Hollie Aires, Connor Carson, Corina Clark, Michelle Cornelius, Edward Court, Lily De-La-Haye, Hywel Dowsell, Serina Faull, James Gant, Eilish Harmon-Beglan, Emma Harris, Yukina Hasebe, Thomas Holdsworth, Olivia Holland-Rose, Jacob Hughes, Grace Hume, James Hume, Tim Morgan, Michael Robert-Lowe, Eve Shanu-Wilson, Tim Southgate, Anouk Van Laake, Jasmine Wallis, Ralph Watts, Skye Weiss, Simon Whitaker, Lizzie Wofford and Andrew York.
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA is produced by Cameron Mackintosh and The Really Useful Group Ltd. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lyrics by Charles Hart, and Additional Lyrics by Richard Stilgoe. Book by Richard Stilgoe and Andrew Lloyd Webber, based on the novel ‘Le Fantôme de l’Opera’ by Gaston Leroux, with Orchestrations by David Cullen and Andrew Lloyd Webber. Musical Supervision is by Simon Lee. The Production Design is by Maria Björnson and the Set Design is adapted by Matt Kinley with Associate Costume Design by Jill Parker, Lighting is by Andrew Bridge with Associate Lighting Design by Warren Letton, Sound is by Mick Potter. The Musical Staging and Choreography is by Gillian Lynne, recreated and adapted by Chrissie Cartwright. Originally Directed by Harold Prince, this production is Directed by Seth Sklar-Heyn.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s mesmerising score along with jaw-dropping scenery and breathtaking special effects, magically combine to bring this tragic love story to life each night.
“Remains one of the most beautiful, spectacular productions in history” – Sunday Express
The Phantom of the Opera is one of the most iconic and beloved musicals of all time. With its sweeping music, dramatic story, and stunning visuals, it has captivated audiences around the world for over three decades. Created by Andrew Lloyd Webber and based on the classic novel by Gaston Leroux, this musical has become a true cultural phenomenon.
The story of The Phantom of the Opera is set in the Paris Opera House in the late 19th century. The Opera House is haunted by a mysterious figure known only as the Phantom, who has been secretly living in the catacombs beneath the building. The Phantom is obsessed with Christine Daaé, a beautiful young singer who he believes has the potential to become a great star. He becomes her mentor, teaching her to sing and taking her under his wing. But as Christine’s career takes off, she becomes torn between the Phantom and her love for Raoul, a handsome young nobleman who also loves her.
At its heart, The Phantom of the Opera is a love story, but it is also a story of obsession, jealousy, and the destructive power of unrequited love. The character of the Phantom is both terrifying and sympathetic, a tortured soul who is both villain and victim. His music is some of the most memorable and powerful in musical theatre, from the haunting “Music of the Night” to the emotional “All I Ask of You.”
The musical premiered in London’s West End in 1986, and quickly became a sensation. It has since been performed all over the world, in countless languages and with countless casts. It has won numerous awards, including seven Tony Awards on Broadway, and has been seen by millions of people.
One of the things that sets The Phantom of the Opera apart from other musicals is its spectacular production design. The show features elaborate sets, gorgeous costumes, and stunning special effects. The chandelier, one of the most iconic props in musical theatre, is a centerpiece of the show, and its destruction in the second act is a highlight of the performance.
The music of The Phantom of the Opera is also a major part of its appeal. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s score is lush, romantic, and dramatic, and includes some of the most famous songs in musical theatre. The show’s iconic theme, “The Phantom of the Opera,” is instantly recognizable and has become a cultural touchstone.
The Phantom of the Opera is a timeless classic that continues to captivate audiences around the world. Its blend of romance, drama, and spectacle has made it one of the most beloved musicals of all time. Whether you’re a lifelong fan or seeing it for the first time, The Phantom of the Opera is an unforgettable theatrical experience.
The Phantom of the Opera London Her Majesty’s Theatre
Book tickets for The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre, 57 Haymarket London SW1Y 4QL. Running Time 2 hours 30 minutes.
Monday – 7.30pm
Tuesday – 7.30pm
Wednesday – 7.30pm
Thursday – 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Friday – 7.30pm
Saturday – 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Sunday – No Show
Nearest Bus stop: (Haymarket) 3, 6, 9, 12, 13, 15, 19, 23, 38, 53, 88, 139, 159
Parking: Leicester Square, Whitcomb Street (2mins)
Nearest Night Bus: (Haymarket) 6, 12, 23, 88, 139, 453, N8, N19, N38, N97, N3, N13, N15, N136, N159
Nearest Tube: Bakerloo, Piccadilly