Jesus Christ Superstar is a 1970's Rock Opera that debuted in 1971 with the music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and the lyrics by Tim Rice. The story is generally based on the Gospels' accounts of Jesus' last week in life before being crucified.
We now have the incredible opportunity to see a modern-day interpretation of this legendary Rock Musical, presented by Gateway Theatre Productions and showcasing a phenomenally talented cast of thirty performers from all across Australia including the X-Factor winner from 2010, Altiyan Childs, who is portraying Jesus of Nazareth; The Voice Australia Grand Finalist, Frank Lakoudis as Judas Iscariot; Emma Beau as Mary; Lionel Theunissen as Pontius Pilate and Dale Pengelly as King Herod.
Altiyan Childs as Jesus of Nazareth - Image: Gateway Theatre Productions FB Page
Accompanied by an eleven piece band they'll perform the hits from Jesus Christ Superstar including Heaven On Their Minds, I Don't Know How to Love Him, Gethsemane and Superstar - this is a show promising to leave audiences totally spellbound.
Gateway Theatre Productions is Queensland's newest production company boasting high quality professional seasons showcasing performers from all across Australia.
'The One is Coming' - Image: Gateway Theatre Productions FB Page