(Ben Hoyle's article appeared in the Times of London, 11/25.)
The hills are alive: Dame Julie Andrews plans singing comeback on London stage next year
The hills are alive with the sound of a 74-year-old national treasure with badly damaged vocal cords reviving past glories.
Dame Julie Andrews will announce today a homecoming concert in London that is expected to net £1 million in box-office receipts and will be one of the most scrutinised shows of next year. Twenty years have passed since Dame Julie’s last stage performance in Britain and generations of fans will be eager to believe that a comeback is possible.
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