Famed British composer of musicals Andrew Lloyd Webber’s genius lies in combining enduring motifs from literature, religion, and history with themes from current popular culture. The music, staging, and storylines of Evita, Phantom of the Opera, Cats, and numerous other musicals prove popular with audiences and critics.
Biography section under Lloyd Webber, Andrew
Lloyd Webber, Andrew (occasionally found under Webber, Andrew Lloyd)
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Readers’ Guide to Periodical Literature