In Dreams He Came: An Archive for Phantom of the Opera

Enter the Lair of the Opera Ghost

Ever since its 1910 publication, The Phantom of the Opera, Gaston Leroux’s tale of tragedy, mystery, and romance, has captured the imaginations of thousands of readers. Once it hit the silver screen, even more people found themselves unwittingly spellbound by the Angel of Music. It’s a story that has inspired its audience for over a hundred years and will continue to inspire them for a hundred more. This website is dedicated to various adaptations of Gaston Leroux’s original story, both film and stage, that have introduced countless people to the disfigured genius of Erik.

The Phantom of the Opera novel
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Poster for the 1925 version of Phantom
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