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The Influence of Andrew Lloyd Webber on Broadway’s musicals rbl3f01 Queenie Mak (leader) Jane Cheung (ass-leader) May Yip (secretary) Stephaine Chan (secretary) Kalista Li (treasurer) Celestina Carneir (I.Tsupport) Introduction interestinglearning about them about the beautiful music and touching stories study them separately and together great influence they bring Comparison and conclusion will made The Phantom of the Opera Andrew Lloyd Webber born on March 22, 1948 English musical composer important the musical theater In the late 20th century “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamboat”. music inspired by his parents produced 16 musicals Jesus Christ and Superstar Dream girls The phantom of the opera The sound of music Cats Chicago Evita What is the musical plays? theatrical production --- songs --- choruses ---- instrumental accompaniments --- interludes ---- dance dramatic plot United States New York City influenced 19th-century theatrical forms Questions Who is your favorit e c ompos e r? Andrew Lloyd Web Larry Buck Leroy Anderson Mr. Oliver None Result on Questionnaire What factors affect a composer’s work? -- 22 Personal experiences -- 16 Style -- 13 Music structure -- 11 topics What do you think about the musical plays in the past and nowadays? Past Nowadays --More classical romantics -- More --better -- enjoyable --More historical -- creative --More grand -- More special effects --More stylish -- Rhythm is lively and brisk --The rhythm was heavier tempo and deep -- Higher technique on --More traditional decoration --More formal -- The scenic design is more enormous --boring -- More focus on costume The influence of Andrew Lloyd Webber on Broadway’s musical plays Inspiration early period pop-opera” was very popular - pop-influenced score, - large cast - large crew -spectacular sets - dramatic special effects The influence of Andrew Lloyd Webber on Broadway’s musical plays adapt his musicals from other sources -poems e.g. Poems Cats (from poems of T.S. Eslot) -books e.g. Phantom of the Opera (novel by Gasten Ceroux) act inspired many other composers e.g. Jason Howland (the writer of The Little Women) The influence of Andrew Lloyd Webber on Broadway’s musical plays Concept Album the idea rose Rock stars e.g. Beatles made same memorable concept album use it in musicals e.g. Jesus Christ the Superstar (religious story with pop music) many others to follow Andrew’s footstep. More Open Topic/Different angles an expert in finish interesting ideas ‘Cats”, has a deep musicals -with loads of truth the ghost-like villain in Phantom encourages other to find exciting inspiration Conclusion composed a lot of Broadways musical has being a lot of influences The symbol of musical’s play the musicals are romantic affect their emotion and value. great improvement on the quality of musicals nowadays Group’s reflection -Know more about the musical plays - End Thank you
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