The Phantom of the Opera is the jewel in the crown of the Really Useful Group's copyrights with estimated worldwide grosses to date of over US$5bn. Awards include the Laurence Olivier and Evening Standard Award for Best Musical and 7 Tony Awards. This long-running and haunting show is a must see! Andrew Lloyd Webber's epic romance is based on Gaston Leroux's gothic novel about life beneath the stage of the Paris Opera House. A mysterious phantom terrorises the Paris Opera in an effort to make his protégé, Christine, the leading lady of the opera house.