Phantom of the Opera Schenectady Tickets
Get set to have an amazing theater experience as one of the most awaited plays of the season is now ready to be staged in Schenectady. The musical, Phantom of the Opera is based on the French novel, Le Fantome de l’Opera, which was authored by Gaston Leroux. The latest production of the play will now be performed at the Proctors Theatre in Schenectady this season and this is your chance to catch this outstanding musical live. This will be a treat for all theater lovers as the play is full of brilliant music and has an interesting plot. Buy Phantom of the Opera Schenectady tickets and enjoy the sensational rhythms and tunes composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber.
The musical was produced for the first time by West End productions in 1986 and later it was produced again by Broadway in the year 1988. It went on its first US tour in 1991. The latest version of the musical was produced by the Hamburg Revival productions. The lyrics of the songs are written by Richard Stilgoe and Charles Hart while Lloyd Webber has directed the production.
The story of the play revolves around a lady, Christine Daae, who becomes the passion of a music genius and maestro. The musical has won the Tony and Olivier Awards for the Best Actor in a Musical. According to estimates, the show is the most successful event till date because it has earned around $5.6 billion, which is the highest for any production in the history. The musical has been watched by 130 million people from 27 countries.
A songwriter from Baltimore, Ray Repp, sued the show claiming that the title song of the play is based on the song Till You, written by him in 1978. In response, Lloyd Webber claimed that the song Till You itself is a plagiarism of the song Close Every Door. Consequently, the court ruled in favor of Weber.
Grab Phantom of the Opera Schenectady tickets and enjoy this exciting production at the high-tech auditorium.