James Barbour shows off his brand-new Sardi's caricature.
James Barbour shows off his brand-new Sardi's caricature.
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The Phantom of the Opera leading man James Barbour received a Sardi's caricature on Friday, March 10. Barbour has played the title role in the long-running Andrew Lloyd Webber musical at the Majestic Theatre since February 2015.

James Barbour poses with his Phantom of the Opera costars Kyle Barisich and Ali Ewoldt.
James Barbour (right) poses with his Phantom of the Opera costars Kyle Barisich and Ali Ewoldt.
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A Drama Desk Award nominee for A Tale of Two Cities, Barbour's many Broadway credits include Carousel, Beauty and the Beast, Jane Eyre, Urinetown, and Assassins. He received the LA Ovation Best Actor Award for playing Jean Valjean in Les Misérables. Barbour is married to Phantom alum Dana Stackpole, who has appeared as a member of the Ballet Chorus in both the Broadway and national touring companies.

James Barbour poses alongside his proud family.
James Barbour poses alongside his wife, Dana, and their daughters.
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Phantom also currently stars Ali Ewoldt as Christine and Kyle Barisich as Raoul.

Irish Repertory Theatre head honchos Charlotte Moore and Ciarán O'Reilly join in the fun.
Irish Repertory Theatre head honchos Charlotte Moore and Ciarán O'Reilly (right) join in the fun.
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