Twitter Watch: Andrew Lloyd Webber-'Feeling Much Better'
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Thank you for all the kind messages re my back op yesterday. Very happy to be working on @SWardMusical today and feeling much better. ALW.
Lloyd Webber Tweeted yesterday, August 15, that he would be undergoing surgery and had plans to return to work in the West End today. The composer has been facing problems with his back for a while now. He was previously unable to attend this year's Tony Awards ceremony due to ongoing struggles with his health, and he was forced to skip the 25th Anniversary performance of PHANTOM OF THE OPERA due to an operation this winter.
Lloyd Webber is the composer of The Likes of Us, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Superstar, By Jeeves, Evita, Variations and Tell Me on a Sunday later combined as Song & Dance, Cats, Starlight Express, The Phantom of the Opera, Aspects of Love, Sunset Boulevard, Whistle Down the Wind, The Beautiful Game, The Woman in White and Love Never Dies. He composed the film scores of Gumshoe and The Odessa File and a setting of the Latin Requiem mass. Recent producer credits include A R Rahman's Bombay Dreams, The Sound of Music, The Wizard of Oz and films of The Phantom of the Opera and the acclaimed Australian production of Love Never Dies.
He is currently working on his new musical Stephen Ward, which begins performances in the West End in December 2013.
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