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Address: 245 W 44th St, Majestic Theater, New York City, NY 10036-3907
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Long-Running Show

This play has been around for decades. See it for the special effeccts and the music as the story line is weak.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed March 27, 2013
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White Plains, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2013

This play has been around for decades. See it for the special effeccts and the music as the story line is weak.

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Cadiz, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2013

My boyfriend and I were lucky and got tickets in first row at half prize (we bought them in TKTS in Times Square). At the beginning we thought that maybe it was to close but finally we loved the seat. The voices or the singers are magnificent and the whole show is beautiful. I can not compare it with any... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2013

We were lucky enough to see this on Sierra Boggess' opening night. Ab-so-lute-ly outstanding! Everything a musical should be - fantastic vocals, wonderful music, stunning costumes, great sets, good story and.....need I say more? This is a must see - no wonder it is the longest running show on Broadway!

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Cold Lake, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2013

I went to see this show with my husband (then fiance) and we totally loved this show. The theatrics, the music and the storyline make this show a must watch. Late review: we saw this show in Feb 2011

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2013

Breathtaking, heart stopping. Absolutely a fantastic opera. Fabulous cast and an absolute memorable experience. Stunning. An experience of a lifetime.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2013

Have seen Phantom of the Opera twice in London but still loved the New York experience and the performers were great. Theatre was lovely too.

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2013

This was my second time seeing Phantom. If you haven't see this show then you really need to. There are a lot of others but this is the one that everyone has to go to. The cast right now is really impressive, the Phantom had an amazing voice. How do you talk about this play? It is a masterpiece filled... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2013

I managed to get 40% off same-day tickets at TKTS and compared to Mamma Mia and Chicago, Phantom was alot better value for money. The set was amazing, there was fire, smoke and obviously the crashing chandelier. The cast did more than justice to Andrew Lloyd Webber's great music and the current Phantom is particularly good.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2013

If you want to see one play to represent Broadway in NYC, it would be this one. It has everything, from talented actors, to elaborate sets, to a compelling and unforgettable story.

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Bridgewater, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2013

What drama! What spectacle! The music stays with you for weeks. While not my favorite play, it ranks up there with the best. The special effects amaze and the theatre affords everyone a good view. I just didn't like the proximity of the seats; too close.

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