When was Jesus Christ Superstar first performed in London?
Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar opened in London at The Palace Theatre on 9th August 1972.
Who was the first star of Jesus Christ Superstar?
Original Broadway production
It starred Jeff Fenholt as Jesus, Ben Vereen as Judas and Bob Bingham as Caiaphas. Dennen and Elliman played the roles that they had sung on the album.
Where was the opening scene of Jesus Christ Superstar filmed?
The film opens on the endless Negev desert, textured by scads of dusty hilltops. Perched on one of those hilltops is Avdat. The site features the remaining bones of a Nabataean City that existed in the early centuries of BC and has more appearances in Jesus Christ Superstar than its fellow filming locations.
Where can I watch Jesus Superstar 2018?
Episodes (1) Based on the final week of Jesus’ life, this live broadcast stars John Legend as Jesus Christ, Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene, Alice Cooper as King Herod and Brandon Victor Dixon as Judas.
Who is Pontius Pilate in Jesus superstar?
Barry Dennen, who played Pontius Pilate in the original stage and film versions of Jesus Christ Superstar and earlier played a key role in Barbra Streisand’s emergence from cabaret unknown to superstar diva, died Tuesday morning in Burbank, where he was in hospice care. He was 79.