Following 35 years, one of Broadway’s most popular show will close its curtains for the last time in 2023.
The “Phantom of the Opera” declared Friday its last performance will be on Feb. 18 at The Majestic Theater in New York.
In light of Gaston Leroux’s horror novel, the musical debuted in mid 1988, making it the longest-running show in Broadway history.
During its time on the stage, “Phantom of the Opera” has snagged dozens of awards, including seven Tony Awards – one being for Best Musical.
A representative let The Hollywood Reporter know that different productions of the musical across the world will proceed. Those locations include: England, Australia, Finland, Japan, China and Prague.
Tickets for the last performance are not yet accessible, yet are expected to be soon.