Tim Rice

Tim Rice: How to get ahead in musicals

My accident-prone journey from Evita to From Here to Eternity

Credit: Nick Clements
Like almost everyone else in the insane world of musical theatre, I don’t know how to create a hit. This hasn’t prevented me from contributing to, even originating, some. Most of these successes have come about by happy accident and could so easily have been disasters or stillborn but for matters or events beyond my control or totally unexpected.

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