The Phantom of the Opera
- See the Andrew Lloyd Webber classic musical live on the Broadway stage.
The Phantom of the Opera
One of the most popular musicals to arrive on the world stage, The Phantom of the Opera was adapted from the French novel, titled Le Fantôme de l’Opéra. First adapted for the stage in 1988, the musical has outgrown the 1910 novel’s popularity since. Those hoping to catch The Phantom of the Opera New York shows have a great opportunity this year. The production is playing at the Majestic Theatre since October 12, 2019.
The hauntingly beautiful story is at the heart of the musical’s success since its stage adaptation. The plot revolves around Christine Daaé, a mesmerising soprano. A phantom possessing musical genius falls in love with Daaé at first sight, composing the brilliant opera pieces that bring success to the soprano.
However, Christine falls in love with another man, causing immense distress to the possessive and obsessive phantom. He starts to terrorise the opera house as a result. What happens next? Does Daaé find happiness and fulfilment or is she tormented by the Phantom throughout her life? Book your tickets to the impressive show today to find out the answers to these questions.
Andrew Lloyd Webber is credited as the music composer for this haunting romantic drama. Apart from the brilliant performances from the cast, the score is one of the most vital aspects that draw people into the musical. Some of the epic tracks are sure to leave you impressed. Webber showcases his musical genius through the Phantom’s composition, leaving you spellbound.
Watch out for the performances as well, especially that of Ali Ewoldt and James Barbour. Such a strong on-stage presence helps attract audiences to the tense suspense in The Phantom of the Opera New York. Due to the immense popularity of the production, sellout shows are expected. Book your tickets early to avoid missing the musical.
Tickets and other information
Thankfully, the window of opportunity is large, as the musical will remain at the Majestic Theatre until August 2, 2020. The evening show timings are 8 pm on all days between Mondays and Saturdays, except on Tuesdays. On Tuesday, the evening show starts an hour early at 7 pm. Matinee options are also available on Thursdays and Saturdays from 2 pm. The production is two and a half hours long and comprises of one interval in between.
The musical is suitable for children 8 years and above. However, keep in mind that children below 4 years are restricted entry into The Phantom of the Opera New York. With a seating capacity of 1645, Majestic Theatre can accommodate a sizable crowd during each show. Consult the venue’s seating chart guide to pick the best seats in the house.
Keep in mind that outside food is strictly prohibited within the venue. Those looking for a meal can visit nearby restaurants before the show starts or after curtains down.
For online ticket booking, keep a copy of the voucher on your phone and show it at the theatre entrance to gain access. Carry valid photo identification as well.
James Barbour as The Phantom
Ali Ewoldt as Christine
Rodney Ingram as Raoul
Raquel Suarez Groen as Carlotta
Maree Johnson as Madame Giry
‘The Phantom of the Opera’, ‘The Music of the Night’, ‘All I Ask of You’, ‘Point of No Return’, ‘Angel of Music’ and ‘Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again’.
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:00 PM
Thursday and Saturday: 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM
Getting your tickets
You will receive your tickets via email shortly after booking. Please exchange your e-tickets for physical tickets with our uniformed Headout hosts outside the venue.
The theatre has a seating capacity of 1,645. It is wheelchair accessible, and has an in-house bar and cloakroom.
Tickets cannot be cancelled, amended or refunded.