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Phantom of the Opera, The Musical Lyrics

Phantom of the Opera, The description

The author is A. L. Webber. For the lyrical part of the work were responsible R. Stilgoe & C. Hart. The script was designed by Lloyd Webber and R. Stilgoe. First act of the musical was shown for the first time in 1985 during a festival in Sydmonton, starring C. Wilkinson, S. Brightman & C. Carter. Premiere took place in early October 1986 at Her Majesty's Theatre. Directed by H. Prince & choreographed by G. Lynne, the leading role were played by M. Crawford (for the first time), S. Brightman & S. Barton. As of May 2016, production continues to go in the West End. It is the 1st longest show ever running in the history of both, West End and Broadway, passing by the mark of 23 000 plays in total on these main scenes and more that 2000 on other scenes of the world (2nd place holder ‘Les Miserables’ counts only 19000+ plays of both WE+BW scenes).

In late January 1988, Majestic Theatre hosted the Broadway’s premiere of this production. Director of performance was H. Prince, choreographer – G. Lynne. The same actors were starring that have been involved in the London production. As of February 2016, it survived through 11,670 performances. In May 2016, the show continues on Broadway. Asian premiere of the musical was presented in the MDM theater in early October 2014. Translation of the lyrics was realized by A. Ivashchenko. Main parts were performed by: D. A. Ermak, I. Ozhogin, E. Bakhtiyarova, T. Kotova & E. A. Zaitsev. As of 2016, the show still continues in several countries worldwide.

1st American national tour started in 1991 in LA. End of touring was in California Pantages Theatre. Production took place in 30 countries on all continents – a show has been watched by at least 150 million people across the globe. In 2004, the film adaptation of the musical was performed. Director of the film was Joel Schumacher. Roles of Phantom, Christine and viscount sang by G. Butler, E. Rossum & P. Wilson accordingly. The musical is award-winning of Outer Critics Circle, Tony, Drama Desk & Laurence Olivier. It is a currently running show.
Release date: 1986
Last Update:July, 06th 2016


Phantom of the Opera, The Lyrics

  1. Act 1
  2. Prologue Lyrics
  3. Overture/Hannibal Lyrics
  4. Think of Me Lyrics
  5. Angel of Music Lyrics
  6. Little Lotte/The Mirror Lyrics
  7. The Phantom of the Opera Lyrics
  8. Music of the Night Lyrics
  9. Magical Lasso Lyrics
  10. I Remember/Stranger Than You Dreamt It Lyrics
  11. Notes/Prima Donna Lyrics
  12. Poor Fool, He Makes Me Laugh/Il Muto Lyrics
  13. Why Have You Brought Me Here/Raoul I've Been There Lyrics
  14. All I Ask of You Lyrics
  15. All I Ask of You (Reprise) Lyrics
  16. Act 2
  17. Masquerade / Why So Silent? Lyrics
  18. Madame Giry's Tale/The Fairground Lyrics
  19. Journey to the Cemetery Lyrics
  20. Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again Lyrics
  21. Wandering Child Lyrics
  22. The Swordfight Lyrics
  23. We Hall All Been Blind Lyrics
  24. A Rehearsal for Don Juan Triumphant Lyrics
  25. Point of No Return/Chandelier Crash Lyrics
  26. Down Once More/Track Down This Murderer Lyrics
  27. Learn to Be Lonely Lyrics

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