Due to exceptionally high demand, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Manila will have its season extended with 16 more additional shows until September 30 at the CCP Main Theater.
“THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA is the longest-running musical on Broadway, and is in its 26th year in London’s West End. Acclaimed as the world’s most successful musical, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s masterpiece has been seen by more than 130 million people worldwide. Audiences in The Philippines will be able to experience this legendary musical for the first time from August 25.”
The Phantom Of The Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber
The wonderful journey of music and dance is an international production equal to that in New York Broadway. This is the real thing and not a replica, brought to us by Lunchbox Theatrical Productions. “With 130 cast, crew and orchestra members, jaw-dropping scenery, breathtaking special effects and more than 230 costumes by international designer, the late Maria Björnson, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA delivers a world class production.”
Some facts about The Phantom of The Opera Philippines:
– the wigs used are all hand-made, from real human hairs.
– The Phantom of the Opera uses a NEW prosthetic every night. It’s one-time use only and it takes at least 1 and a half hours to do the make-up.
– “Alongside the Filipino musicians, the talented Filipino-Chinese tenor, Dondi Ong, is joining the international touring cast for Manila and further seasons throughout Asia. Mr. Ong was successful in his audition after a worldwide search for a tenor to join the ensemble. As a performer, he has played lead and prominent roles in various Filipino plays, zarzuelas and musicals and has travelled to the US, Europe and Japan to perform for foreign audiences. Mr. Ong trained at the UP College of Music gaining a degree in Music, majoring in Voice and graduated as Magna Cum Laude and the class valedictorian.”
(Left-Right) Guy Simpson – Musical Supervisor, Dondi Ong as “Piangi,”
Claire Lyon as “Christine,” Anthony Downing as “Raoul,”
and Jonathan Roxmouth as “The Phantom of the Opera”
WHEN IN MANILA, do not miss the chance of seeing the longest running musical on Broadway. Reserve your seats now and get ready to be mesmerized with the wonderful musical masterpiece by Andrew Lloyd Webber – The Phantom of the Opera should definitely be in your bucket list!
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
CCP Main Theater, Cultural Center of the Philippines
Starts showing on August 25 to September 30, 2012
Premium: Php 7,280
Zone A: Php 6,032
Zone B: Php 4, 680
Zone C: Php 3, 640
Zone D: Php 2, 340
Zone E: Php 1, 820
TicketWorld Hotline: 891-9999
WhenInManila photos by JoTan23