California Life Peels Back the Curtain at “The Phantom of the Opera”


One of the most celebrated musicals of all time, The Phantom of the Opera, is now playing in San Diego.

The engagement is part of a brand new North American tour, and this production features dazzling special effects, new scenic and lighting designs, new staging and choreography.

California Life’s Audra Stafford went behind the scenes of the hit show, to find out what it takes to take it on the road.

The Phantom of the Opera continues at the San Diego Civic Theatre through Sunday, October 18th. Then, it’s off to Tucson!

For show times and ticket information for the San Diego engagement, visit