Broadway icon Andrew Lloyd Webber revealed on Saturday that his eldest son is critically unwell with abdomen most cancers.
In an announcement, the famed English composer and theater impresario stated he’s “completely devastated” by his son Nick’s situation.
“As my family and friends know, he has been preventing gastric most cancers for the final 18 months and Nick is now hospitalised,” he stated.
Webber stated due to his son’s hospitalization, he hasn’t been in a position to attend current previews for his latest Broadway musical, “Unhealthy Cinderella,” and should not have the ability to go to its opening night time this Thursday.
“We’re all praying that Nick will flip the nook. He’s bravely preventing together with his indomitable humour, however in the mean time my place is with him and the household,” Webber stated.
Most recognized for Broadway exhibits like “Cats” and “The Phantom of the Opera,” Webber is an EGOT recipient, “having obtained an Emmy, 4 Grammys, an Oscar and eight Tony Awards,” in keeping with his web site.
Webber was additionally knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1992 for his contribution to theater.
His latest musical, “Unhealthy Cinderella,” is an up to date tackle Cinderella the place the princess is a nonconformist who rebels towards conventional norms of magnificence and habits.