Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced that rehearsals for his forthcoming musical Cinderella have started following the Government’s announcement of a road map out of lockdown.
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Andrew Lloyd Webber has said it is “vital” that theatres continue with measures to improve ventilation even after audiences are vaccinated.
Andrew Lloyd Webber has said his friends in the US think he is “mad” after he created a song about Jackie Weaver.
Andrew Lloyd Webber has said he is pushing ahead with plans to start performances of his musical Cinderella at the end of April.
The curtain came down on the West End as London was placed under Tier 3 restrictions.
Andrew Lloyd Webber has said he is confident there will be “an audience in droves” when live theatre returns and he is a “cock-eyed optimist” this will be by spring next year.
Andrew Lloyd Webber has said he is “hugely optimistic” about the return of audiences after the rollout of a Covid-19 vaccine as he announced reopening dates for his major theatres.
TikTok has praised its users for “helping us get through a tough year” as the social media platform published a review of 2020.
Sarah Brightman will reunite with her ex-husband Andrew Lloyd Webber for a one-off Christmas performance.
Andrew Lloyd Webber has said UK theatre could “return to normal” by spring following pharmaceutical giant Pfizer’s announcement of a coronavirus vaccine breakthrough.
The first single from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s delayed Cinderella musical has been released.
Andrew Scott has won a stage award while many theatres remain closed because of the pandemic.
The Duchess of Cornwall urged the theatre industry to “please remain resilient” as she presented lyricist Don Black with the Special Olivier Award.
Oliver Dowden has admitted there is an inconsistency in the rules after fans flocked to a theatre to see former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger speak while open-air sports stadiums remain closed.
Commercial theatre will not survive unless the Government “steps up to the plate”, Andrew Lloyd Webber has said.
Opera singer Camilla Kerslake has suggested that lyrics to songs such as Rule, Britannia! and Land Of Hope And Glory should be rewritten “incredibly sensitively” so they do not lose “that patriotic feeling”.
Oscar-winning lyricist Don Black has said he is unable to throw out some of his late wife’s most trivial items two years after her death.
Andrew Lloyd Webber, The Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr and Dermot O’Leary have contributed words to a book of artwork by SuperSize artist Morgan Howell.
Andrew Lloyd Webber has said that Chinese investors could be set to buy up London’s West End theatres.
A “significant proportion” of theatres are expected to close due to the coronavirus crisis, the national advisory body for theatres has warned, as it was revealed that Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Group is losing more than £6 million a week in box office sales.
The Culture Secretary has said he is working “intensively” to ensure theatres can reopen, adding that the pantomime season is “key” to their success.
Andrew Lloyd Webber has called on the theatre industry to be “positive” about its future amid the pandemic.
Andrew Lloyd Webber is expected to take a £20 million hit to his fortune as a result of the coronavirus crisis, according to the Sunday Times Rich List.
Sir Tim Rice has said he hopes a free online showing of Jesus Christ Superstar will be a “small contribution” to providing people with some entertainment during the lockdown.
Donny Osmond has said that a pregnant woman who went into labour during a musical he was performing in refused to leave the theatre until the show had finished.
Lord Lloyd-Webber will make some of his hit musicals available to watch for free on YouTube during the coronavirus crisis.
Musical maestros Andrew Lloyd Webber and Lin-Manuel Miranda have taken part in a play-off.
Composer and impresario Andrew Lloyd Webber has created a new version of Cinderella with Killing Eve showrunner Emerald Fennell.
Taylor Swift has spoken about her upcoming role in the Cats film, saying she loved the “weirdness of it”.
Taylor Swift and Andrew Lloyd Webber have worked together on a song for the forthcoming Cats film.