PLAYBILL POLL: Who Is Your Favorite Phantom of The Opera? Readers Respond
11 May 2014
On May 12 Tony nominee Norm Lewis steps into the title role of The Phantom of the Opera, marking the first time an African-American actor has played the role on Broadway. In celebration of this milestone, we wondered: What other actors have given standout performances as The Phantom of the Opera?
Playbill.com polled our readers via Facebook and Twitter. Their responses follow:
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.