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Broadway / Phantom of The Opera #112056

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jan 25, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(NYC: John McKenzie) Fanfare surrounding arrival of musical "Phantom of the Opera "on Broadway featured; details given, scenes shown from play. [Composer Andrew LLOYD WEBBER - explains theatrical nature of play.] Success of musical composer Webber detailed; his previous plays named. [Producer Cameron MACKINTOSH - explains hype around each successive show.] Publicity surrounding "Phantom of the Opera" described. [MackINTOSH - says media has done publicity for us.] Story of "Phantom of the Opera" detailed; scenes shown from movie version and play. ["New York Post "drama critic Clive BARNES - praises show.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's opening of play noted.

Jennings, Peter;
McKenzie, John

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