By Gene Traylor. Based on the novel by Gaston Leroux.
Cast: 8m., 4w. (extras and doubling). In this great tongue-in-cheek comedy/thriller, The Phantom of the Opera returns, guaranteed to terrify and delight even the boldest member of your audience. This adaptation of the classic remains quite faithful to the original text, in which a series of bizarre murders plagues the Paris Opera House. In the midst of frantic attempts to prepare for the gala opening of a brilliant, ambitious new work, the frightened protagonists must prevent the evil phantom from striking again. Will the beautiful and talented Christine be spared a horrible murder at the hands of the elusive phantom? Will her handsome fiance discover his hiding place before it's too late? Enjoy this show and see for yourself—if you dare! Area staging. Approximate Running Time: 80 minutes.