Jesus Christ Superstar is one broadway show I have not seen yet. However, I do not have to wait too long as Jesus Christ Superstar is coming to the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI Jan 25-30th! This is the 50th anniversary tour.
ABOUT JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR:
Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won the 2017 Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival garnering unprecedented reviews and accolades. Appealing to both theater audiences and concert music fans, this production pays tribute to the historic 1971 Billboard Album of the Year while creating a modern, theatrical world that is uniquely fresh and inspiring.
Featuring award-winning music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, Jesus Christ Superstar is set against the backdrop of an extraordinary series of events during the final weeks in the life of Jesus Christ as seen through the eyes of Judas. Reflecting the rock roots that defined a generation, the legendary score includes ‘I Don’t Know How to Love Him’, ‘Gethsemane’ and ‘Superstar’.
To purchase tickers, simply buy tickets here: PPAC or go to the Providence Performing Arts Center during box office hours. Hope to see you there! I heard it is a wonderful show!
*I am working the PPAC, RI. All opinions are my own and not swayed by outside sources.*