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Love Never Dies closes at Adelphi Theatre 27 Aug 2011
Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies, the sequel to Phantom of the Opera, has posted closing notices at the Adephi Theatre for 27 Aug 2011, after a run of only 18 months. (It was booking to 14 Jan 2012)
The musical opened at the Adelphi Theatre 9 March 2010, following previews from 20 Feb, to average notices from the popular press: Michael Billington for The Guardian says "There is much to enjoy in Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical." Benedict Nightingale for The Times says, "Dismally implausible plot." Daily Telegraph says, "Lloyd Webber’s finest show since the original Phantom".
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lyrics by Glenn Slater. It is directed by Jack O’Brien, designed by Bob Crowley, choreography by Jerry Mitchell.
Cast currently includes Ramin Karimloo (Phantom), and Celia Graham (Christine).
Ten years after the mysterious disappearance of The Phantom from the Paris Opera House, Christine Daae accepts an offer to come to America and perform at New York’s fabulous new playground of the world – Coney Island. Christine arrives in New York with her husband Raoul and their son Gustave. She soon discovers the identity of the anonymous impresario who has lured her from France to sing.