Andrew Lloyd Webber is offering free tickets to two of his West End musicals
to bankers who have become unemployed in the credit crunch.
“Free tickets might offer some respite for some of those people who have sadly
lost their jobs.”
Former bank employees can claim a pair of free tickets to The Sound of Music and
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat until 15 October.
However, they will have to present a P45 issued after 1 September.
Tickets are also only available between Monday and Thursday and are subject to
All claims must be made in person at the appropriate box office, according to a
release issued by the Really Useful Company.
Lord Lloyd-Webber said he hoped his “feel-good shows” would cheer up those
affected by the current financial downtown, “albeit for a couple of hours”.
The Sound of Music is on at the London Palladium while Joseph continues at the