THEIR FAVORITE THINGS: Pippin Star Erik Altemus Shares His Theatregoing Experiences

By Andrew Gans
30 Oct 2013


The Chandelier Crash in The Phantom of the Opera


"How can you love theatre and not be in awe of this moment? Pure theatricality at its best. I first saw Phantom when I was a little kid, and it definitely was the show that gave me 'the bug.' I tried to recreate my own version in my garage, but let me tell you, a kite isn't as effective as a chandelier."