Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Musical
Original
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice musicalize the Biblical story of a young man whose brothers are jealous of their father's favoritism toward him and the beautiful coat he receives as a gift. They sell him into slavery in Egypt, telling their father he has been murdered, but he ultimately becomes important to the Pharaoh through his ability to interpret dreams.
  • Music: Andrew Lloyd Webber
  • Book: Tim Rice
  • Lyrics: Tim Rice

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1982 Outstanding Director of a Musical Nominee
1982 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1982 Outstanding Musical Nominee
Theatre World
1982 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1982 Book of a Musical Nominee
1982 Choreography Nominee
1982 Direction of a Musical Nominee
1982 Featured Actor in a Musical Nominee
1982 Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1982 Musical Nominee
1982 Original Score Nominee