Musical theater legend and impressario with longest-running Broadway shows

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Andrew Lloyd Webber

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Accolades include seven Tonys, three Grammys, an Oscar and fourteen "Ivors"

Andrew Lloyd Webber is the composer of 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 and The Woman in White. He composed the film scores of Gumshoe and The Odessa File, and a setting of the Latin Requiem Mass Requiem for which he won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Composition.

He has also produced in the West End and on Broadway not only his own work but the Olivier award-winning plays La Bête and Daisy Pulls It Off. In summer 2002 in London he presented the groundbreaking A R Rahman musical Bombay Dreams.

He has recently completed the film version of The Phantom of the Opera directed by Joel Schumacher for release in December of this year.

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 created an honorary life peer in 1997.

Kennedy Center Honors (2006)

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Biography & Discography:

The Really Useful Group (www.reallyuseful.com)

ASCAP Ace Database (www.ascap.com)

BMI Database (www.bmi.com)

Internet Movie Database (www.imdb.com)

Internet Broadway Database (www.ibdb.com)

Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (www.oscar.com)

Hollywood Foreign Press Association (www.thegoldenglobes.com)

National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (www.grammy.com)

All Music Guide (www.allmusic.com)

Top Pop Singles:1955-1999
Whitburn, Joel
Record Research, Inc. 1999.


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