THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA MESMERIZES MALAYSIANS ON GALA PREMIERE WITH ASTONISHING STAGE SCENERY, REMARKABLE TALENTS AND EXQUISITE LIVE ORCHESTRA IN KUALA LUMPUR

Published by Lavinesh @ 19/06/2019

Meghan Picerno as Christine Daae and Matt Leisy as Raoul

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA premieres in Kuala Lumpur mesmerizing Malaysians with its astonishing stage scenery, remarkable talents and exquisite live orchestra. This phenomenal productions in Malaysia is presented by Base Entertainment Asia and Lunchbox Theatrical Productions.

Jonathan Roxmouth as The Phantom

The performance of the cast portraying their respective characters, especially Jonathan Roxmouth as The Phantom, Meghan Picerno as Christine Daae and Matt Leisy as Raoul, has took back many younger Malaysians to their schooling days as THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA was a literature in the lower secondary English syllabus. It was truly a different experience to witness the production on stage. Jonathan, Meghan and Matt has done an excellent job in bringing the characters to life with the help of David Andrews Rogers, the Musical Director, and Jee Hyun Noh, the Ballet Swing Resident Choreographer.

David Andrews Rogers, the Musical Director

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA became the longest running show in Broadway history on 9 January 2006 when it celebrated its 7,486th performance, surpassing the previous record holder “Cats”. On 1 January 2018, it celebrated its 13,000th performance and, later that month on 24 January, the Broadway production celebrated an amazing 30 years on Broadway.

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA has won over 70 major theatre awards, including seven Tony’s on Broadway and four Olivier Awards in the West End. It won the ‘Magic Radio Audience Award’, voted by the public, in the 2016 Laurence Olivier Awards. It is produced by Cameron Mackintosh and The Really Useful Theatre Company Limited.

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA became the first stage production to reach worldwide grosses of $6 Billion. Revenues far surpass the world’s highest-grossing film “Avatar” (at $2.8 Billion), as well as such other blockbusters as “Titanic”, “The Lord of the Rings”, “Jurassic Park” and “Star Wars”. Worldwide, over 140 million people have seen THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in 37 countries and 172 cities in 16 languages.

The cast of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

Base Entertainment Asia is the largest presenter of live theatrical entertainment in Southeast Asia with offices in Kuala Lumpur and its Asian headquarters in Singapore. It is the resident developer, producer, programmer and manager of live entertainment at Singapore’s Sands Theatre at Marina Bay Sands. The company has presented over 200 of the world’s most recognized shows of varied genres in Singapore including The Phantom of the Opera, Disney’s Lion King, Cats, MAMMA MIA!, The Sound of Music, Blue Man Group, Cosentino: Anything Is Possible, Michael Bolton, Bee Gees Gold, Giselle, Romeo & Juliet, Laugh You Long Time, Disney Live and many more.

The cast of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

Founded in Hong Kong in 1992 by James Cundall, Lunchbox Theatrical Productions has established an unrivalled reputation for producing top quality international entertainment across five continents and is now headquartered in the United Kingdom with companies in Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore, The Philippines and Malaysia. Productions of Lunchbox Theatrical Productions includes Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Abba Mania, Swan lake on Ice, The Nutcracker on Ice and many more.

The cast of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

Tickets for THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA is now available starting from RM200 onwards at Ticketcharge.com. The production has different schedule for the weekday and weekend shows. The weekday show is schedule for 8.30pm. However, the weekend show has 2 slots scheduled which is at 2.00pm and 8.30pm.