‘Phantom’ Sequel Sets London, Broadway Bows

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s long-awaited “Love Never Dies” unfurls its cape in March in London.

Last Updated: October 8, 2009 @ 12:54 PM

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s long-awaited sequel to his blockbuster tuner "The Phantom of the Opera," "Love Never Dies," will premiere March 9 at London’s Adelphi Theater before bowing on Broadway Nov. 11 and in Australia in 2011.

Staged by the "Hairspray" team of director Jack O’Brien and choreographer Jerry Mitchell, the production has a book by Lloyd Webber and Ben Elton, with Glenn Slater and Frederick Forsyth, and lyrics by Slater ("The Little Mermaid," "Sister Act").

Read more at Variety.