TITLE

WEST END 'WHITE' HOT

AUTHOR(S)
Wolf, Matt
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Variety;9/27/2004, Vol. 396 Issue 6, p93
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the strong financial output posted by the musical play "Woman in White," composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber after it was launched at the Palace Theater in London, England on September 15, 2004. Amount of cash advance and reservations posted in the opening day; Attendance and net figure performance of the play, according to musical lead producer Sonia Friedman; Comparison between "Woman in White" and "The Beautiful Game," both musicals composed by Lloyd Webber.
ACCESSION #
15064414

 

Related Articles

  • 'Beautiful Game' plan. Wolf, Matt // Variety;09/25/2000, Vol. 380 Issue 6, p183 

    Deals with `The Beautiful Game,' a musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber based on a novel by Mary Hayley Bell. People behind the production of the musical; Cash advance and reservations for the musical; Outlook of Webber on the musical.

  • Ball bounces 'White' way. Wolf, Matt // Daily Variety;8/17/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 32, p3 

    Reports that British musical star Michael Ball looks likely to play Count Fosco in the Broadway presentation of Andrew Lloyd Weber's "The Woman in White". Negotiations at an advanced stage for Ball to sign for 40 weeks in the Broadway production; Past performances by Ball.

  • Lots of Stuff Happening. Martland, Lisa // Back Stage;10/22/2004, Vol. 45 Issue 43, p41 

    This article focuses on musical theater. In November 2004, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane plays host to the transfer of Broadway mega-hit play "The Producers." But first, the focus is on Great Britain's own Andrew Lloyd Webber and whether he can return to past glories with his latest offering, a...

  • 'Woman' taking later B'way bow. Hofler, Robert // Daily Variety;2/10/2005, Vol. 286 Issue 32, p7 

    This article reports that director Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest tuner, "The Woman in White," has pushed back its Broadway opening from fall 2005 to spring. "Woman in White" will open in Gotham at a Nedcrlander house. Tuner has music by Lloyd Webber, lyries by David Zippel and a book by Charlotte...

  • IN CONVERSATION WITH David Zippel. Bossler, Gregory // Dramatist;May/Jun2006, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p16 

    The article presents an interview with lyricist and film-director David Zippel. When asked about the challenges he faced with his first musical "Woman in White" with playwright Lord Lloyd Webber, he cites the efforts they made with the help of book writer Charlotte Jones to plot the musical's...

  • Desperate to Score. Inverne, James // Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/23/2000, Issue 42, p76 

    Reviews the musical 'The Beautiful Game,' by Ben Elton and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

  • BETTER THAN SEX. Power, Carla // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);9/27/2004 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 144 Issue 13, p50 

    The article offers details on Andrew Lloyd Webber's ambitious new musical, "The Woman in White," which opened in London last week. Based on Wilkie Collins's 1860 novel, it's the story of heiress Laura Fairlie (Jill Paice) and her half sister Marian Halcombe (Maria Friedman). "The Woman in White"...

  • Andrew Lloyd Webber. Lightner, Barbara // Andrew Lloyd Webber;2010, p1 

    A biography of composer Andrew Lloyd Weber is presented. Born on March 22, 1948 in London, England, Weber learned to play the piano, violin, horn and tuba at a young age; however, he realized his passion lay in staging musicals. After school Weber and a friend wrote the song "Make Believe Love,"...

  • It Was a Dark and Stormy Night….  // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);11/28/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 22, p75 

    The article reviews the Andrew Lloyd Webber Broadway musical "The Woman in White," directed by Trevor Nunn, and starring Maria Friedman and Michael Ball.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics