X Factor winner Joe McElderry will reprise his role in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat for the 2017 UK tour.

McElderry’s first major theatrical appearance in the 2016 UK tour received 5* reviews stating he was ‘the best sung Joseph there’s ever been’ The Stage.

Based on the biblican story, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s family show is the UK’s longest running musical and has now sold an estimated 20 million tickets.

The UK tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat opens on 24 January 2017 in Guildford, the show then tours to Wimbledon, Dartford, Hastings, Torquay, Portsmouth, Edinburgh, Malvern, Shrewsbury, Bradford, Preston, Nottingham, Bristol, Cardiff and finished in Londonderry in June 2017.