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Jesus Christ Superstar

October 8, 2022 @ 7:30 pm EDT

Celebrating its 50th Anniversary, a new, mesmerizing production of ๐•ต๐–Š๐–˜๐–š๐–˜ ๐•ฎ๐–๐–—๐–Ž๐–˜๐–™ ๐•พ๐–š๐–•๐–Š๐–—๐–˜๐–™๐–†๐–—, the iconic musical phenomenon returns to the stage. Originally staged by Londonโ€™s Regentโ€™s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director ๐“๐ข๐ฆ๐จ๐ญ๐ก๐ฒ ๐’๐ก๐ž๐š๐๐ž๐ซ (๐˜Š๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ป๐˜บ ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ, ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ž๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ๐˜ด) and cutting-edge choreographer ๐ƒ๐ซ๐ž๐ฐ ๐Œ๐œ๐Ž๐ง๐ข๐ž (๐˜’๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜’๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜จ, ๐˜š๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ต๐˜ญ๐˜บ ๐˜‰๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฎ), this production of ๐•ต๐–Š๐–˜๐–š๐–˜ ๐•ฎ๐–๐–—๐–Ž๐–˜๐–™ ๐•พ๐–š๐–•๐–Š๐–—๐–˜๐–™๐–†๐–— 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 ๐“๐ข๐ฆ ๐‘๐ข๐œ๐ž and ๐€๐ง๐๐ซ๐ž๐ฐ ๐‹๐ฅ๐จ๐ฒ๐ ๐–๐ž๐›๐›๐ž๐ซ, ๐•ต๐–Š๐–˜๐–š๐–˜ ๐•ฎ๐–๐–—๐–Ž๐–˜๐–™ ๐•พ๐–š๐–•๐–Š๐–—๐–˜๐–™๐–†๐–— 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 โ€˜I Donโ€™t Know How to Love Himโ€™, โ€˜Gethsemaneโ€™ and โ€˜Superstarโ€™.


October 8, 2022
7:30 pm EDT
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RiverCenter for the Performing Arts
900 Broadway
Columbus, 31901 United States