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Cher, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Marlee Matlin Lead Tributes to Meat Loaf: “A Gentle Hearted Powerhouse Rockstar”

Hollywood is remembering the life and legacy of Meat Loaf, one of rock’s greatest showmen, after his death at 74 was announced by his family on Friday. Born Marvin Lee Aday, the rock superstar beloved by millions was known for albums like Bat Out of Hell — one of the top-selling albums in history selling […]

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Cinderella’ Cancels All West End Shows Until February Over Omicron

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical adaptation of Cinderella has been forced to temporarily shutter in London’s West End due to the growing Omicron surge, one of the numerous shows that have been severely impacted by the resurgent COVID-19 pandemic. The production — which canceled several shows last week at the Gillian Lynne Theater — announced late […]

Andrew Lloyd Webber Closes ‘Cinderella’ in London, Blames U.K. Government for “Impossible Conditions”

Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced that he is indefinitely closing his West End musical Cinderella, just a day before its official opening, because of COVID-19. The West End impresario posted an angry statement on Twitter in which he blamed the “impossible conditions created by the blunt instrument that is the Government’s isolation guidance.” According to […]

‘Cats’ Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber Says Movie Version Was “Ridiculous”

'Cats' composer Andrew Lloyd Webber opened up in a recent interview with the U.K.’s Sunday Times, during which he slammed the 2019 film adaptation of his Broadway musical. “The whole thing was ridiculous.”

Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals Are Free Online Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

In the midst of social distancing and home isolation because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, a series of familiar musicals by Andrew Lloyd Webber are set to appear online for free each week.

Critic’s Notebook: Rosie O’Donnell’s Epic Love Affair With Broadway

A dizzying lineup of stage stars checked in from their kitchens, basements, living rooms and even one bathtub in an online benefit for The Actors Fund that stressed the importance of community during times of anxiety and isolation.

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Cinderella’ Pushes Back London Opening Due to “Current Global Circumstances”

Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Cinderella' has pushed its opening at the Gillian Lynne Theatre in London's West End to October, with Lloyd Webber citing "current global circumstances" as the reason behind the move.

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Cinderella’ Musical Scores London Opening Date

Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical adaptation of 'Cinderella' — based on an idea by 'Killing Eve' lead scriptwriter Emerald Fennell — will open in London in September.

‘Cats’: Film Review

A starry ensemble that includes Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, James Corden, Jennifer Hudson, Idris Elba, Taylor Swift and Rebel Wilson turns feline in Tom Hooper's film of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical 'Cats.'

Andrew Lloyd Webber Isn’t Sweating the ‘Cats’ Movie

The stage musical maestro collaborated with pop star Taylor Swift on "Beautiful Ghosts" for Tom Hooper's film adaptation, which hits theaters Dec. 20.

Taylor Swift Debuts Original ‘Cats’ Song “Beautiful Ghosts”

Taylor Swift has released her new 'Cats' song, "Beautiful Ghosts," which she co-wrote with Andrew Lloyd Webber for the upcoming film adaptation of the Broadway musical.

Ann Crumb, Broadway Star of ‘Aspects of Love,’ ‘Anna Karenina,’ Dies at 69

Ann Crumb, the Broadway and London's West End star of 'Aspects of Love,' 'The Goodbye Girl,' 'Nine,' 'Les Miserables,' 'Chess' and 'Anna Karenina.' has died. She was 69.