Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s global phenomenon Jesus Christ Superstar returns to London in 2019.
Following two overwhelming sell-out runs at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, acclaimed rock musical Jesus Christ Superstar, will play a limited season at London’s Barbican Theatre from July 2019.
With a legendary score including I Don’t Know How to Love Him, Gethsemane and Superstar, and musical direction by Tom Deering and choreography by Drew McOnie, experience epic storytelling that has wowed audiences for over 40 years.
Jesus Christ Superstar is booking from 4 July 2019 until 24 August 2019 at the Barbican Theatre, London.
WHO’S IN IT? CAST
The cast features Robert Tripolino (Jesus), Ricardo Afonso (Judas), Sallay Garnett (Mary), Matt Cardle* (Pilate), Cavin Cornwall (Caiaphas), Nathan Amzi (Caiaphas/Annas), Samuel Buttery (Herod), Tim Newman (Simon) and Matthew Harvey (Peter).
Completing the cast are: Daniel Bailey, Bernadette Bangura, Robert Bannon, Cyrus Brandon, Melanie Bright, Georgia Carling, Dale Evans, Rosie Fletcher, Luke Hall, Simon Hardwick, Zac Hawkins, Dayle Hodge, Stevie Hutchinson, Cleopatra Joseph, Rachel Moran, Billy Nevers, Tinovimbanashe Sibanda and Elliotte Williams-N’Dure.
Directed by Timothy Sheader, with design by Tom Scutt, choreography by Drew McOnie, musical direction Tom Deering, lighting design by Lee Curran and sound design by Nick Lidster for Autograph. Lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber.
Superstar is a must-see hit – Daily Mail
A gorgeous, thrilling, heavenly musical – The Guardian
Both ruggedly masculine and flamboyantly fabulous – Time Out
Each song is sung with such feeling that the soul of the piece, so volatile in tempo, comes roaring through – Daily Telegraph
Theatre InformationBarbican Theatre
Address: One Tower Bridge, London, SE1 2SD
Nearest Underground: Barbican (Metropolitan, Circle, Hammersmith & City)
Nearest Buses: (Beech Street) 76, 153; (City Road) 21, 43, 141, 205, 214, 271
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