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Sarah Brightman, 'Phantom of the Opera' star, will travel to space
Sarah Brightman, 'Phantom of the Opera' star, will travel to space

Sarah Brightman, the original Christine in "The Phantom of the Opera," is training to become a space tourist and is planning to travel to the International Space Station in 2015. The British singer made the announcement Wednesday at a news conference in Moscow. Brightman said that she has begun training with the Russians to prepare for her 10-day voyage. The singer will travel to the station on a Soyuz spacecraft. At the news conference, which has been posted to YouTube as well as the singer's official website, Brightman plugged her "Dreamchaser" world tour, which is expected to end in 2013. The singer is expected to start intensive cosmonaut training following...

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