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Say you’ll share with me one love, one lifetime. Lead me, save me from my solitude. Say you’ll want me with you here beside you. Anywhere you go, let me go too. Christine, that’s all I ask of you. ~ The Phantom
Eight episodes into the weekly broadcasts, and some of the legions of devoted Phantom fans have discovered the show, earning fans as far away as Spain and Australia. The show has been downloaded as a podcast more than 1,500 times, and many more people have likely streamed the show directly from their computer.
According to Stout, even actors in current productions have been known to log on to the show’s chat room between their scenes, and the pair have been invited to broadcast the show during International Phantom of the Opera Fans Week, Sept. 16-20, at the Venetian Hotel, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
“Both of us are really surprised at how popular it became overnight,” Hopkins said.