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Broadway hit 'School of Rock – the Musical" comes to the Broward Center

Broadway hit 'School of Rock – the Musical" comes to the Broward Center

The Broadway show “School of Rock – the Musical,” coming to Fort Lauderdale for a two-week run, is all due to kids.

No, not the child actors in the musical comedy about a rock-star hopeful who poses as a substitute teacher at a tony private school and turns straight-A, fifth-grade students into head-banging rock musicians. The reason that the production exists is because of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s children. They’re the ones who showed the 2003 movie (starring Jack Black, Joan Cusack and Sarah Silverman) to their mother, Madeleine Lloyd Webber, an executive at Andrew’s theater-production company Really Useful Group.

“I just loved everything, every single bit of it,” Madeleine...

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