Last weekend, on Sunday 18th March 2012, the South African production of The Phantom of the Opera won three prizes in the country’s prestigious 47th annual Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards, announced at a glittering ceremony held at the Baxter Theatre in Cape Town.
South Africa’s Phantom is currently playing in Johannesburg after a phenomenal run in Cape Town, where it opened at The Artscape Theatre in November 2011. The Fleur du Cap Awards focus on professional theatre productions staged in and around Cape Town.
Phantom’s awards were:
Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical/Musical Theatre – Jonathan Roxmouth (The Phantom)
Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical/Musical Theatre – Robin Botha (Christine)
Best Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Musical/Musical Theatre – Angela Kilian (Madame Giry)
Congratulations to all!
For more information on the South African production, visit the official show website.