U.K. Arena Touring Production of Jesus Christ Superstar Will Be Released on DVD
30 Oct 2012
Ben Forster and Mel C
Photo by Tristram Kenton
The current U.K. arena touring production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar will be released on DVD in the U.K. next month.
"Jesus Christ Superstar Live Arena Tour" will be available beginning Nov. 19.
The cast features Tim Minchin in the role of Judas Iscariot; pop icon and former Spice Girl Melanie C as Mary Magdalene; radio DJ Chris Moyles in his stage debut as King Herod; and the winner of the ITV show "Superstar," Ben Forster, who was chosen by the British public to take on the title role of Jesus.
The DVD is only available in Region 2 format, but BluRay discs are compatible with any BluRay player.
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!