Tags : Andrew Lloyd Webber

Theatre News: Phantom Of The Opera Will Be Back

Just last week, we announced that Phantom of the Opera was closing after thirty-four years, but this week, the Phantom saga has continued. Andrew Lloyd Webber responded to news of the show’s closure saying: “As far as I’m concerned Phantom will reopen as soon as it is possible”. It now appears that Lloyd Webber was […]Read More

Theatre News: Andrew Lloyd Webber Criticises “Ridiculous” Cats Film

Andrew Lloyd Webber, composer of the hit musical Cats, has criticised the recent film adaption of the show. Lloyd Webber originally based the musical on T.S Eliot’s poetry collection Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats (1939). Months on from the widely criticised film, Lloyd Webber largely blamed film director Tom Hooper for its failure.  In an interview […]Read More

Theatre News: Phantom Of The Opera Closes After 34 Years

The second longest running musical in the West End, Phantom of The Opera, is closing after thirty-four years, due to financial pressures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The news comes as a stark reminder of the damaging situation theatres up and down the country face as a result of the Coronavirus lockdown. The closure of […]Read More

Theatre News: Andrew Lloyd Webber To Test New Methods For

The father of musicals, Andrew Lloyd Webber, claims that he has viewed a new government report that may limit singing in future theatre shows. In response, Webber has scheduled a trial of live performances in July, to find a solution.   Utilising one of his many properties, the London Palladium will house the first tests. […]Read More

Theatre Review: The Phantom of The Opera // UK Tour

Considered one of the most successful musicals of all time, The Phantom of The Opera remains a favourite of theatre-lover far and wide- even 10,000 Broadway shows later. When I heard that Leicester’s Curve Theatre was to be graced with the music of the night, I knew that I had to get tickets. For a […]Read More