Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Broadway
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.

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