The 25th anniversary celebrations of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera came to a spectacular close last night (2 October 2011) at the Royal Albert Hall.

The 200-strong company and orchestra, the original London creative team and company lead by Sarah Brightman and Michael Crawford, Phantoms Colm Wilkinson, Anthony Warlow, Peter Joback and John Owen-Jones and impresario Cameron Mackintosh were then joined by a guests to celebrate the 25th anniversary with an event at the Natural History Museum.

Guests in attendance included Stephen Fry, Steven Webb, David Frost, Claire Sweeney, Theo and Louise Fennell, Brenda Moore, Gloria Hunniford, Ben Elton, Julian Lloyd Webber, Jiaxin Cheng, Liam Tamne, Samantha Barks, Eve Pollard, Nicholas Lloyd, Arlene Phillips, Danielle Hope, Keith Jack, Jennie Landor, Gonzalo Ramos, Michael Jibson, Caroline Sheen, Patrick Smyth, Michaela Freeman, Rosalie Craig, Wayne Fitzsimmons, Peter Caulfield, Greg Barnett, Matt Rawle, Emily Tierney, John Addison, John Gardner, Giovanna Falcone, Paul Mills and Tom Fletcher.

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