He played the titular character in The Phantom of the Opera on stage, the same role Gerard Butler played in the 2004 film adaptation.Sarah Brightman, who became a star 25 years ago as the original Christine Daae in The Phantom of the Opera, made a special curtain call appearance at the musical’s anniversary concert at London's Royal Albert Hall on October 2.Photos by Dan Wooller Original Phantom stars Michael Crawford & Sarah Brightman reunite.
While many actresses play Christine as the more passive leading role in Phantom, Boggess acted the hell out of the part, even making the Phantom’s big “Music of the Night” solo a fascinating moment for her character, visibly toying with feelings of desire and disgust in a real way.And Christine’s graveyard song to her dead father, “Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again,” was a vocal highlight, an emotional outpouring on the level of Boggess’ astounding performance of the title aria in Love Never Dies.He starred as the Phantom in Love Never Dies, a sequel to The Phantom of the Opera, a role that earned him the distinction of Best Actor in the 2010 Awards.He had two sons, Hadley and Jaiden, with wife Mandy.Close Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela born 18 July 1918 is a South African politician who was the President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, the first ever to be elected in a fully representative and multi-racial election.
His administration focused on dismantling the legacy of apartheid, as well as tackling racism, poverty and inequality.
Employing non-violent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for non-violence, civil rights and freedom across the world.
Close William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised) – 23 April 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.
The ensemble cast was refreshingly huge (no puppets needed to fill the stairs in “Masquerade”!
) and projections were used to imply set pieces that couldn’t be imported onto the Royal Albert Hall stage.
Stage actor who starred in London productions of Les Misérables and The Phantom of the Opera, and played the iconic Phantom in Love Never Dies.