The Phantom of the Opera celebrated its 10,000th performance Saturday in New York City
From: Associated Press
NEW YORK — "The Phantom of the Opera" is making musical history on Broadway. The production is celebrating its 10,000th performance Saturday in New York City's storied theater district.
The New York Times (http://nyti.ms/Ac4KnA ) reports that 2011 was the show's highest-earning year. The newspaper says the show made a record $1.5 million in its best week last year, in December, and has made $845 million overall.
The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical opened on Broadway on Jan. 26, 1988.
It is an adaptation of the French novel by Gaston Leroux.
From: The New York Times
The cast in a scene from the current production of "The Phantom of the Opera" at the Majestic Theater.
Some Great Old Photos:
Posted on Google+ was Rare Photos of the old
and the dead.
Like the One with Schwarzenegger and Shaquille,
and another one is Marilyn meeting Queen Elizabeth II,
in London, 1956.
Some pretty Cool Photographs from another Time.
A Link to the Imgur page is here: