, Charlotte Spencer, Joanna Riding and the cast of Stephen Ward
offered an early peek at the new Andrew Lloyd Webber
(music), Christopher Hampton
(book and lyrics) and Don Black
(lyrics) musical. Based on the true story of a British osteopath whose affair with a young woman led to one of the biggest political scandals and trials of the twentieth century, the production is directed by Richard Eyre
. Performances begin Dec. 3 prior to an official opening Dec. 19 at the West End's Aldwych Theatre. Read the Playbill story
about the forthcoming cast album.