Who is playing The Phantom?

After having played Jean Valjean in the international tour of Les Misérables in 2019 to Edinburgh audiences, Killian Donnelly returns to the Festival Theatre to play 'The Phantom' in Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh's production of The Phantom of the Opera.

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Killian will play the role of The Phantom in performances from Wed 23 September to Sun 25 October. Casting for the part of ‘The Phantom’ for Tue 27 to Sat 31 October performances will be announced soon. Prior to his role as 'The Phantom' in this UK tour, he played the role in the West End production of the show. 

Killian is joined on stage by Holly-Anne Hull ‘Christine Daaé’, Rhys Whitfield ‘Raoul’, Saori Oda ‘Carlotta Giudicelli’, Adam Linstead ‘Monsieur André’, Matt Harrop ‘Monsieur Firmin’, Francesca Ellis ‘Madame Giry’, Greg Castiglioni ‘Ubaldo Piangi’ and Ellie Young ‘Meg Giry’. At certain performances the role of ‘Christine Daaé’ will be played by Anouk Van Laake. 

The cast is completed by Brad Barnley, Cassiopeia Berkeley-Agyepong, Corina Clark, Edward Court, Vinny Coyle, Lily De-La-Haye, Hywel Dowsell, Connor Ewing, Erin Flaherty, James Gant, Lydia Gerrard, Daniel Hall, Eilish Harmon-Beglan, Yukina Hasebe, Hettie Hobbs, Jacob Hughes, Grace Hume, James Hume, Michaela Leisk, Janet Mooney, Ian Mowat, Michael Robert-Lowe, Anna Simmons, Nikki Skinner, Anouk Van Laake, Louis Van Leer, Jasmine Wallis and Andrew York.

The Phantom of the Opera is one of the most successful musicals in entertainment history playing to over 145 million people in 41 countries and 183 cities in 17 languages. It has won more than 70 major theatre awards, including seven Tony Awards and four Olivier Awards.

Don't miss the internationally acclaimed production of The Phantom of the Opera at the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, in Autumn 2020. 

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