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The Phantom of the Opera (1986 musical)

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1986 Video: Phantom of the Opera Original London Cast

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Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sarah Brightman, Steve Harley - The Phantom Of The Opera

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The Phantom Of The Opera (1986 Musical)

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Andrew Lloyd Webber, Michael Crawford - The Music Of The Night

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The Phantom of the Opera Original 1986 London Cast

The Phantom of the Opera is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Charles Hart. Richard Stilgoe and Lloyd Webber wrote the musical's book together. Stilgoe also provided additional lyrics. Based on the eponymous French novel by Gaston Leroux, its central plot revolves around a beautiful soprano, Christine Daaé, who becomes the obsession of a mysterious, disfigured musical genius living in the subterranean labyrinth beneath the Paris Opéra House.
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