Rob Visitor was an accomplished British-born theater professional from New Zealand who all rose to popularity in the 1990s with some major assignments in prominent Australian theater productions, especially Les Misérables as well as the Phantom from the Opera. Blessed Robert John Visitor on July 17, 1950, in Birmingham, Britain, he transferred to New Zealand along with his family members at age group 13 and went to college in Auckland. His functionality career being a movie theater actor took air travel in the first ’70s. He also set up himself as an able pop vocalist and television professional around this period, though his movie theater work proved somewhat more successful. Through the early to middle-’80s he proved helpful in america, mainly casinos in NEVADA, Atlantic Town, Reno, and Lake Tahoe, before time for New Zealand toward the finish of the 10 years. In the past due ’80s he was ensemble as Jean Valjean within a touring Australian creation of Les Misérables and performed the function for a couple of years. He was eventually ensemble as the Phantom in the Australian creation from the Phantom from the Opera. Between Dec 1991 and Sept 1998, he performed the Phantom function a world-record 2,289 situations. Subsequent high-profile assignments included Al Jolson in Jolson, Captain von Trapp in The Audio of Music, Rev. Shaw Moore in Footloose, Harold Hill in The Music Man, as well as the Wizard of Oz in Wicked. On Sept 30, 2008, he experienced a heart stroke and passed away a couple of days later on Oct 2, 2008, in Melbourne, Australia, at age group 58.