BWW TV: Howard McGillin: UNMASKED!
Clocking in over 1400 performances in the longest running musical in Broadway history, Phantom, Howard McGillin talks candidly about his career, performing in the record breaking performance and more. BroadwayWorld.TV brings you up close and personal†with Howard as he gets†made up as the Phantom†in this 20 minute video featuring brand new footage of the current cast of The Phantom of the Opera!
Presented by Cameron Mackintosh and The Really Useful Company, Inc., The Phantom of†the Opera†is the most successful stage musical of all time, with worldwide ticket sales exceeding $3.2 billion. The Broadway production opened on January 26, 1988 and went on to win seven 1988 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. It's been seen by almost 11 million people and grossed over $585 million, making it the highest-grossing show in Broadway history.
The Phantom of†The Opera†has music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and is directed by Harold Prince. Lyrics are by Charles Hart (with additional lyrics by Richard Stilgoe) and the book is by Richard Stilgoe and Andrew Lloyd Webber. The Phantom of The Opera has production design by the late Maria Bjornson, lighting by Andrew Bridge and sound by Martin Levan. Musical staging and choreography is by Gillian Lynne. Orchestrations are by David Cullen and Andrew Lloyd Webber.
The performance schedule for The Phantom of The Opera is Monday and Wednesday through Saturday evenings at 8PM and Tuesday evenings at 7PM with matinees Wednesday and Saturday at 2PM For tickets, call Tele-charge at (212) 239-6200, visit www.telecharge.com or visit The Majestic Theatre box office (247 West 44th Street).