Time Magazine Contents Page January 18, 1988 Vol. 131 No. 3

Vol. 131 No. 3


COVER: Andrew Lloyd Webber brings his smash Phantom to Broadway

The British composer of Evita and Cats has his biggest hit yet in Phantom, which opens Jan. 26 after an all- time- record advance sale. With his shows playing from Budapest to Tokyo, Lloyd Webber, 39, presides over a musical empire that brings him more than $1 million a month (though not always critical acceptance) and is making him a superstar. See SHOW BUSINESS.


NATION: Is this a wimp? George Bush brawls with critics at an Iowa debate

Under fire for his role in Iranscam, the Vice President proves...