Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber “battling prostate cancer”

October 25, 2009

(ChattahBox) — Famed composer Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced via a spokesman that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.  The statement thankfully stated “the condition is in its very early stages, and that “Andrew is now undergoing treatment and expects to be fully back at work before the end of the year.”
Webber, 61, has scored many musical hits including, Phantom of The Opera, Evita, Aspects of Love, Sunset Boulevard, Whistle Down The Wind, Cats, Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,  Jesus Christ Superstar and Starlight Express. His awards include seven Tonys, three Grammys, six Oliviers, a Golden Globe, an Oscar, an International Emmy, The Praemium Imperiale and The Richard Rodgers Award for Excellence in Musical Theatre. He was knighted in 1992 and named to Britain’s House of Lords in 1997. He is currently working on the sequel to The Phantom of the Opera, ‘LOVE NEVER DIES’, which is scheduled to open in London’s West End in March 2010, and follow on Broadway in November.

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