VIDEO: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA's Jeremy Hays Conducts a 25-Minute Backstage Tour of The Majestic Theatre
The complete 25-minute behind-the-scenes look at the longest running production in Broadway's history, which took place at 6pm this evening, can be enjoyed in "reruns" on the video below.
Beginning with a peek inside the dressing rooms where the gorgeous assortment of costumes are kept, Hays offers an up-close look at set pieces and the intimidating stage manager's station, with an assortment of stories about the production's 28-year history.
The New York production of The Phantom of the Opera has played over 11,600 performances to nearly 17 million people. One of the most successful stage productions of all-time, PHANTOM's astounding longevity in New York and around the world is unprecedented.
PHANTOM currently stars James Barbour (The Phantom), Julia Udine (Christine) and Jeremy Hays (Raoul) and co-stars Greg Mills (Monsieur André), Craig Bennett (Monsieur André), Michele McConnell(Carlotta), Ellen Harvey(Madame Giry), Christian Šebek (Piangi) and Kara Klein (Meg Giry).