This audio drama was released by Big Finish in March 2008.
In the cosmopolitan Paris of the 1880s, the new proprietors of the Opera House are amused to discover that their costly acquisition is said to be haunted. But their smiles quickly vanish, as tragedy follows misfortune: a murdered stagehand, a fatal accident, a missing girl. Fearful tales of the Opera Ghost race through the corridors and dressing rooms of the theatre. And with good reason – for deep in the catacombs beneath the Opera House, something is stirring…
Written By: Barnaby Edwards (translated and adapted from Le Fantôme de l’Opéra by Gaston Leroux)
Directed By: Barnaby Edwards
Anna Massey (Madame Giry), Peter Guinness (The Phantom), Alexander Siddig (The Persian), James D’Arcy (Raoul), Helen Goldwyn (Christine), Tony Millan (Moncharmin), Richard Earl (Richard), Nick Brimble (Philippe/Gaston), Nick Wilton (Lachenel/Mifroid), Geraldine Newman (Madame Valérius), Samantha Hughes (La Carlotta), Nicola Weeks (Meg/Adèle).
Singers: Linda Richardson (Christine/La Carlotta), Matthew Hargreaves (The Phantom)
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