Book, Music & Lyrics by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber
Directed by Timothy Sheader
Choreographer Drew McOnie
Music Supervision by David Holcenberg
Music Direction by Mark Binns
Cast Includes: Jack Hopewell – Jesus; Elvie Ellis – Judas; Faith Jones – Mary; Nicholas Hambruch – Pilate; Isaac Ryckeghem – Caiaphas; Kodiak Thompson – Annas; Brett Hennessey Jones - Ensemble, Simon; Erich W. Schleck - Ensemble, Herod; Colin Robertson - Ensemble, Peter; Ethan Hardy Benson - Ensemble, First Priest, Peter Accuser; Cooper Clack – Ensemble; Jordan Wesley Brown – Ensemble; Joshua Bess - Ensemble, Onstage Standby; Jahlil M. Burke - Ensemble, Third Priest; Hosea Mundi - Ensemble, Second Priest, Peter Accuser; Kalei Cotecson – Ensemble; Caroline Perry - Ensemble, Mob Leader; Savannah Fisher - Ensemble, Soul Singer; Domanick Anton Hubbard – Ensemble; Lydia Eku - Ensemble, Soul; L’oréal Roaché - Ensemble, Soul Singer, Peter Accuser; Lena Matthews - Ensemble, Onstage Swing; Haley Huelsman – Ensemble; Darren James Robinson - Swing, Fight Captain; Jeremy Makana Hurr - Swing, Co-Dance Captain; Lauren Soto - Swing, Co-Dance Captain. (NOTE: Information obtained from tour website subject to change)
Additional Creative Team:
Costume Design - Tom Scutt; Lighting Design - Lee Curran; Sound Design - Keith Caggiano. (NOTE: Information obtained from tour website subject to change)
April 27, 2023 at 7:30pm
April 28 & 29, 2023 at 8:00pm
April 29, 2023 at 2:00pm
April 30, 2023 at 1:00pm and 6:30pm
(Photo: Image from the musical "JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR" playing at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester, MA. from April 27 through April 30 2023. Photo Courtesy Hanover Theatre)
Celebrating its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production of the iconic musical phenomenon "JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR" returns to the stage.
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 cutting-edge 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.
With lyrics and music by Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony winners Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, "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."
Nominated for a multitude of awards, the musical "JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR" has had a successful running for over five decades.
With its uplifting and captivating songs, this production has recently celebrated its 50th year Anniversary and continues to enchant audiences all over the world with its mesmerizing production and uplifting sounds.
Come see for yourself why "JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR" pays tribute to an extraordinary series of events in an incredibly theatrical manner.
This spring, The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory welcomes the amazing rock-concert vibe of "JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR" with shows taking place from April 27th through April 30th.
Bring your friends, bring your family, and take advantage of the Theatre’s group discount.
This is a show you do not want to miss!
Audio Description services available at the Sunday, April 30 matinee performance, 1 pm
ASL available at the Sunday, April 30 evening performance, 6:30 pm (If you are using ASL services, please let the ticket office know when you are ready to purchase tickets, so we can place you in seats in front of the ASL interpreter.)
Tickets are $39, $49, $69 and $89 depending on seat location. Please contact the box office at 877.571.SHOW (7469) for more information.
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Worcester Center for Performing Arts is a registered not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, which owns and operates The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allow