PHOTO SPECIAL: Behind the Curtain! Broadway's Phantom of the Opera Releases Gorgeous Never-Before-Seen Backstage Portraits
The record-breaking Broadway staging of The Phantom of the Opera continues at the Majestic Theatre. Over the past month, photographer Matthew Murphy has been taking some stunning backstage photos for the show's Tumblr page. Check them out!
Mary Michael Patterson signs in for a performance as Christine Daae.
The iconic chandelier in all its majesty during its pre-show check, now ready to be covered up for the Auction.
A close up view of Christine’s vanity in the Dressing Room.
Mary Michael Patterson uses the stage for a rigorous pre-performance warm up.
Jeremy Hays gets settled in his dressing room in the stage right tower, two flights up.
House Props stagehand Bill Kazdan rigs The PHANTOM’s organ before the show.
Before each performance, Production Props stagehand Joe Caruso places The Monkey in the basket for the Auction.