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Warning: This post was published more than 5 years ago.

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Regular readers will know that I really like Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Love Never Dies, and so I was a little disappointed after it was panned by critics and closed in the West End after just over a year. It’s since had quite some success in Australia and on DVD around the world, but this blog from Mark Shenton of The Stage just after the closure was first confirmed has a great analysis of what was wrong – and what was right – with the show.

This 1,827th post was filed under: Weekend Reads.






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Swing Update (published 18th April 2005)

DIPSE (published 17th May 2004)

Lewd, licentious yet lovely (published 9th January 2005)


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