Lorna Luft's Breast Cancer Reemerges, JUDY UK Tour to Wrap Run Early

Lorna Luft's Breast Cancer Reemerges, JUDY UK Tour to Wrap Run Early

The highly-acclaimed UK Tour of JUDY - THE SONGBOOK OF JUDY GARLAND will end earlier than scheduled, in Brighton on July 11, due to the star of the show, Lorna Luft's imminent treatment for Breast Cancer.

Lorna was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012 and finished her last treatment of chemotherapy in 2013 . She has been clear for the last two years. Sadly, it has now returned.

Lorna has now been advised by her medical team that she requires further treatment and extensive surgery. Consequently, Lorna will be returning to her home in the USA to undergo the necessary medical procedures.

Producer David King, of Spirit Productions who brought Lorna to the U.K. for the Judy tour said today;

"I am shocked and saddened by this news. Lorna is an incredible performer , and she lights up the stage at every performance .We wish her a full recovery from her surgery and hope and pray that her breast cancer will be gone forever. "

BroadwayWorld sends our well wishes to Luft!

JUDY - THE SONGBOOK OF JUDY GARLAND
June 25th - 27th
Cardiff New Theatre
Box Office: 029 2087 8889
www.newtheatrecardiff.co.uk

June 29th - July 4th
Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield
Box Office: 0114 249 6000
www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

July 7th - 11th
Theatre Royal, Brighton
Box Office: 0844 871 7627
www.atgtickets.com

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