Mark your calendars, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “The Phantom of the Opera” will be premiering in Malaysia next year.
The cast of the award-winning musical is schedule to take place at Istana Budaya, starting from 15th June 2019 onwards, for a limited time. You may remember reading “The Phantom of the Opera” in school or watching the film adaptations, but experiencing it in person is going to be exceptional.
Said to be the longest running show in Broadway history, “The Phantom of the Opera” celebrated its 13,000th performance at the start of this year and also 30 years of entertainment under its belt.
With over 70 major theatre awards, including 7 Tony’s on Broadway and 4 Olivier Awards in the West End, Malaysian fans will finally get to witness the awesome musical show for the first time on our local shores.
“The Phantom of the Opera” will feature 37-strong international cast along with a full 12-piece live orchestra. Music fans can expect iconic songs such as “Think of Me”, “Angel of Music”, “Music of the Night”, “All I Ask Of You”, and of course, “The Phantom of the Opera”.
Based on the classic novel Le Fantome de L’Opera by Gaston Leroux, “The Phantom of the Opera” revolves around a beautiful soprano, Christine Daaé, who becomes the obsession of a mysterious, disfigured musical genius (known as the Phantom) living in the subterranean labyrinth beneath the Paris Opéra House.
Brought to you by Lunchbox Productions, BASE Entertainment Asia and TEG Dainty, the details to “The Phantom of the Opera” are as follows:
- Date: 15th – 23rd June 2019 (except 17th June)
- Time: Tuesday to Friday at 8:30pm; Saturday & Sunday at 2pm and 8:30pm
- Ticketing: RM200 – RM680 (exclude RM4 processing fee)
Tickets are now on sale via TicketCharge.