Tim Rice

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8 May, 1978

Evita

Lloyd Webber and Rice collaborate once again to write Evita, a musical based on the life of Eva Peron. The song Don’t Cry for Me Argentina became a hit single and the musical was staged at the Prince Edward Theatre, directed by Harold Prince starring Elaine Paige.

9 Aug, 1971

Jesus Christ Superstar

Jesus Christ Superstar opens in London as a rock-opera loosely based on the Gospel’s accounts of the last week of Jesus’ life, beginning with the preparation of Jesus and his disciples in Jerusalem and ending with the crucifixion.

20 Nov, 1965

Begins working with Tim Rice

Lloyd Webber’s first collaboration with lyricist Tim Rice is a musical based on the true story of Thomas John Barnardo, a philanthropist and director of homes for poor children in London, The Likes of Us. The play did not gain enough backers to begin production.

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