Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Love Never Dies', a continuation of The Phantom of the Opera story, will close at the Adelphi Theatre on August 27. It was previously booking through until January 2012. The troubled musical (quickly christened 'Paint Never Dries' during preview performances) opened in March 2010, then closed for a revamp last December. Original director Jack O'Brien … [Read more...] about Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Love Never Dies’ to close in August
Love Never Dies
17 nominations for the National Theatre, 9 for the Royal Court and 9 for the Donmar is hardly a surprise, but Andrew Lloyd Webber's much criticised Phantom follow-up Love Never Dies has garnered an impressive 7 nominations. Andrew Lloyd Webber can hold his head up high - Love Never Dies, his sequel to Phantom of the Opera, which received, to put it mildly, mixed reviews, has … [Read more...] about The National, the Donmar and the Royal Court rake in the Laurence Olivier Award nominations – but Lloyd Webber’s Love Never Dies is up there too
The Stage's Mark Shelton looks on a year that has devided, as all years, critical opinion. Birdsong, Love Never Dies, panto and the already legendary Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark. In A Chorus Line, one character sings, “Goodbye twelve, goodbye thirteen, hello love.” It’s time, meanwhile, for us to bid goodbye to 10, and say hello to 11. Critics invariably end the year with a … [Read more...] about Goodbye 10…..