Michael Crawford surprises audience at Phantom of the Opera
Michael Crawford, the original star of Phantom of the Opera, made a surprise appearance on stage as the musical celebrated its 30th anniversary.
The actor received a standing ovation from a delighted audience as he joined cast members to sing "happy birthday" during a special finale at Her Majesty's Theatre on Monday night.
"It's quite thrilling to be back," Crawford told the BBC afterwards.
"It's a very, very special show in a very, very special theatre."
Crawford had dashed to join the celebrations after performing in his own West End musical, The Go-Between,... read more
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