Touring version of ‘Phantom’ comes to Smith Center


Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “The Phantom of the Opera” comes to The Smith Center for the Performing Arts. as part of a brand-new North American tour. Critics are raving that this breathtaking production is “bigger and better than ever before” and features a brilliant new scenic design by Paul Brown, Tony Award-winning original costume design by Maria Björnson, lighting design by Tony Award-winner Paule Constable, new choreography by Scott Ambler and new staging by director Laurence Connor.

The production, overseen by Matthew Bourne and Cameron Mackintosh, boasts many exciting special effects including the show’s legendary chandelier. The beloved story and thrilling score — with songs like “Music of the Night,” “All I Ask Of You,” and “Masquerade” — will be performed by a cast and orchestra of 52.

“The Phantom of the Opera” will be performed May 31 through June 11 in Reynolds Hall. Tickets range from $29 to $127 and can be purchased at www.thesmithcenter.com.