Phantom of the Opera Sequel Love Never Dies Heading to Blu-ray and DVD in May
Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies is heading to home video on May 29th from Universal Studios Home Entertainment, and we've got a look at the cover art along with the bonus features you'll find included in the release.
From the Press Release:
The ultimate love story continues in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s spectacular musical Love Never Dies, a sequel to the legendary Phantom of the Opera. From musical theater’s most captivating composer and featuring the new highly-acclaimed Australian production filmed in Melbourne, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Love Never Dies arrives on Blu-ray with perfect hi-def picture and perfect hi-def sound, DVD, Digital Download, and On Demand on May 29, 2012. With lush visuals and a mesmerizing score that rivals the original in power and beauty, this live production of Love Never Dies is a necessity for every Phantom fan’s collection.
The year is 1907, and ten years have passed since the Phantom’s disappearance from the Paris Opera House. He has escaped to a new life in New York, where he lives amongst the screaming joy rides and freak shows of Coney Island. In this new electrically-charged world, he has finally found a place for his music to soar. All that is missing is his love - Christine Daaé. Now one of the world’s finest sopranos, Christine is struggling in an ailing marriage to Raoul. So it is with excitement that she accepts an invitation to travel to New York and perform at a renowned opera house. In a final bid to win back her love, the Phantom lures Christine, her husband, and their young son, Gustave, from Manhattan to the glittering and glorious world of Coney Island... not knowing what is in store for them.
BLU-RAY/DVD BONUS FEATURES
· “Making of” Featurette: Take a look behind-the-scenes of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s breathtaking sequel
CAST AND FILMMAKERS
Cast: Ben Lewis, Anna O’Byrne, Maria Mercedes, Simon Gleeson, Sharon Millerchip, Emma J Hawkins, Paul Tabone, Dean Vince
Composer: Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics & Book: Glenn Slater
Book: Ben Elton, Frederick Forsyth
Additional Lyrics: Charles Hart
Director: Simon Phillips
Choreographer: Graeme Murphy AM
Set & Costume Designer: Gabriela Tylesova
Lighting Designer: Nick Schlieper
Musical Supervisor: Guy Simpson
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