Lyrics by Tim Rice | music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
The multi award-winning production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar is back.
Originally written as a rock opera album, Jesus Christ Superstar made its explosive debut on the Broadway stage in 1971. The show transferred to the West End the following year where it ran for eight years and went on to become one of the most enduring musicals of its time.
Following two sell-out seasons at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre – where it won the Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival, and Evening Standard Award for Best Musical - this "gorgeous, thrilling, heavenly musical" (Guardian) comes to the Barbican for just 60 performances from 4 July 2019.