September 27, 2011 > The Phantom of the Opera live from Royal Albert Hall
The Phantom of the Opera live from Royal Albert Hall
Submitted By Jane Pham
To mark its 25th Anniversary year, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh present "The Phantom of the Opera" in a fully-staged, lavish production, set in the sumptuous Victorian splendor of London's Royal Albert Hall. Audiences are invited to join the celebration when a live broadcast of the staged production hits U.S. theaters this fall.
Presented by NCM Fathom and Omniverse Vision, "The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall" event will be broadcast to select theaters for an exclusive four-night run beginning with the live broadcast on Sunday, October 2 at 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT; followed by pre-recorded broadcasts on Wednesday, October 5; Thursday, October 6 and one final encore on Tuesday, October 11 at 7:30 p.m. local time. More than 200 original and current cast members will pay special tribute to "the music of the night," featuring breathtaking songs such as "Masquerade," "Angel of Music," "All I Ask of You," "The Phantom of the Opera," and more.
"The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall" will star Ramin Karimloo as The Phantom and Sierra Boggess as Christine. They will be joined by Barry James as Monsieur Firmin, Gareth Snook as Monsieur André, Liz Robertson as Madame Giry, and Wynne Evans as Piangi, together with a cast and orchestra of more than 200 including special guest appearances.
"The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall" will be shown in select movie theaters through NCM's exclusive Digital Broadcast Network, including Union Landing 25 in Union City (32100 Union Lndg.), Milpitas's Great Mall 20 (1010 Great Mall Dr.), and Hacienda Crossings 20 plus IMAX in Dublin (5000 Dublin Blvd.). The concert will also be broadcast in cinemas throughout the UK and Europe as well as Japan and Australia.
"Following the success of Fathom's 'Les Miserables in Concert - The 25th Anniversary Event' in theaters last November, Broadway fans won't want to miss this extraordinary opportunity to see another magical performance in celebration of Broadway's biggest show," said Dan Diamond, senior vice president of NCM Fathom.
Tickets for "The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall" are available at participating box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com. For a complete list of theater locations and prices, please visit the website (theaters and participants may be subject to change).