This mesmerizing Phantom is traditional musical theatre in the finest sense. The Tony award winning authors of Nine have transformed Gaston Leroux’ The Phantom of the Opera into a sensation that enraptures audiences and critics with beautiful songs and an expertly crafted book. It is constructed around characters more richly developed than in any other version, including the original novel.


Christine Daee, the phantom’s protégé – Sandra Kasten

Philippe, Count de Chandon, in love with Christine – Ryan Madala Klug

Gerard Carriere, former manager of the Opera House – Cesar Morales

Cholet, new manager of the Opera House – Jeffrey S. Rabe

Carlotta, Cholet’s wife; the new diva – Samantha Lin Pool

The Phantom, Erik, the Opera Ghost – Joe Feustel

Jean-Claude, the stage manager – Chuck Wrobel

Inspector Ledoux, chief of Paris police – William R. Lund

Minister of Culture – Steve Flook

Fleure – Allison Wilson

Flora – Veronica Hilke

Florence – Kat Moungey

Oberon – Erik N. Tanck

Belladova, a young ballerina – Amanda Ellis

Young Erik, the phantom as a youngster – Brandon Rooker

Acolytes – Ellen Cheney, Cory Des Armo,  Amanda Ellis, Rick Hoffmann, Jeremy Krueger, Brian Leffin, Katie Merriman, Sarah Pittner, Erik N. Tanck,

Waiters – Ellen Cheney, Amanda Ellis, Rick Hoffmann, Katie Merriman, Sarah Pittner, Erik N. Tanck

Ensemble appearing as Actors, Stagehands, Street Vendors, Policemen, Member of Parisian Society, etc. –  Kathleen Beuttenmueller, Pam Charles, Ellen Cheney, Cory Des Armo, Amanda Ellis, Diane Ellis, Steve Flook, Veronica Hilke, Rick Hoffmann, Shannon Kelly, Susan Kelly, Jeremy Krueger, Brian Leffin, Cathlyn Melvin, Katie Merriman, Kat Moungey, Sarah Pittner, Tamara Pool, Erik N. Tanck, Allison Wilson

Production Staff

Director: Ralph Maffongelli

Musical Director: Janice Westphal

Stage Manager: Peter Moody

Asst. Stage Manager: Shari Roehl, Todd Jaeger

Set Design: Dustin L. Uhl

Costume Design: Bernard J. Markevitch

Lighting Design: Mike Aschenbach

Master Electrician: Joshua Schlegel

Sound Design: Scott A. Heck, Todd Jaeger

Properties: Karen Held

Make-Up Design: Cathy Perronne, Beth Tengowski

Master Carpenter: Don Held

Paint Master: Colleen Bertram

Music Transposition: Paul Sucherman

Lobby Photography: Irish Studios


Conductor & Keyboard: Janice Westphal

Bass Guitar: Paul Pachniak

Basson: Pamela Gries

Clarinet: Curt Hancock

Flute: Cathy Perronne

Percussion: Michael Underwood

Trombone: Bob Deyo

Trumpet: Tom Engman

Violins: Karen Bruinooge, Tiffany Decker