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The Phantom of the Opera

Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of The Phantom of the Opera has already completely sold out in the UK, the USA and Australia, where it was performed at the prestigious Sydney Opera House. Now the production will enrich Vienna’s musical scene too.

Everyone has heard of this thrilling yet mysterious story. The spooky catacombs under the Paris Opera are haunted by a phantom, whose heart is set on the young singer, Christine Daaé.

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Chandeliers, catacombs and music

The production captivates with spectacular special effects, including the legendary chandelier, the beloved story and Lloyd Webber’s romantic music. Songs such as “The Music of the Night”, “Think of Me”, “The Phantom of the Opera”, “All I Ask of You” and “Masquerade” are known the world over.

World-class Viennese cast

Anton Zetterholm (Elisabeth, Tanz der Vampire, Pro 7 TV show “Got to Dance”) returns to Vienna in the leading role of the “Phantom” after many roles on stages around the world. Clémence Veeneman (Les Misérables) makes her Vienna debut as Christine Daaé. 

Roy Goldman (Miss Saigon, The Hunchback of Notre Dame) is Raoul, Vicomte de Chagny. The directors of the Paris Opera, Monsieur André and Monsieur Firmin, will be played by Rob Pelzer and Thomas Sigwald. Milica Jovanović returns to the Raimund Theater in the role of opera diva Carlotta Giudicelli. Patricia Nessy (Elisabeth) will take to the stage as Madame Giry. Greg Castiglioni will perform the role of Ubaldo Piangi, experience of which he has already gained in London’s West End. Laura May Croucher completes the cast as Meg Giry.

160 million tickets sold, 70 theater awards

The original production of The Phantom of the Opera is one of the most successful musicals of all time, with more than 160 million people attending productions in 46 countries, 195 cities in 21 languages and winning over 70 of the most prestigious theater awards (including 4 Olivier Awards, 7 Tony Awards, 7 Drama Desk Awards and 5 Outer Critic Circle Awards).

The original Broadway production had broken every box office record by the end of its 35-year run, while the London production is now in its 38th year.

In German with English surtitles | Age recommendation: 10 years and up

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Raimund Theater

Wallgasse 18-20
1060 Vienna
  • Vienna City Card

    • Benefits of the Vienna City Card: -25%

      Additional information on the offer:

      In categories A to D (box offices, pavilion next to the State Opera, Tourist Info Vienna), in the Vienna Ticket Call Center: +43 1 588 85 111 and at

  • Accessibility

    • Side entrance
      • (Door 185 cm wide)
    • Car parks Side entrance
      • Parking spaces for people with disabilities
        Wallgasse 18-20 on left next to main entrance
    • Elevator available
      • 160 cm wide and 140 cm low , Door 110 cm wide
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
      • 12 Wheelchair spaces available (stalls and orchestra, 2 seats in general circulation)
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Special offers for people with disabilities

      Wheelchair seat can be booked at the daytime box office of the Vereinigte Bühnen Wien and by telephone from WIEN-TICKET on Tel. +43 1 58885 until not later than 1 week before the performance for EUR 10 (for musical productions of Vereinigte Bühnen Wien) for the wheelchair seat, the escort gets a 50% discount on the respective ticket price. Visitors with disabilities receive a 50% discount upon presentation of a valid disability ID.

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      Seeing-eye dogs with muzzle and leash permitted.

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