Casting has been announced for Jesus Christ Superstar at the Open Air Theatre.
The revival opens on 21st July (previews from 15th July) and runs until 27th August 2016. As previously announced, Declan Bennett will star as Jesus.
Joining him are Tyrone Huntley as Judas, Anoushka Lucas as Mary Magdelene, David Thaxton as Pilate, Cavin Cornwall as Caiaphas, Peter Caulfield as Herod, Phil King as Peter, Joel Harper-Jackson as Simon Zealotes and Sean Kingsley as Annas.
Completing the cast are Ashley Andrews, Will Barratt, Billy Cullum, Joshua Dever, Omari Douglas, Simon Hardwick, Raquel Jones, Bobbie Little, Sinead Long, Gloria Obianyo, Joseph Prouse, Charlotte Riby, Cameron Sharp, Barnaby Thompson, Rhys Whitfield, and The Soul Girls will be played by Genesis Lynea, Rosa O’Reilly and Shanay Holmes.
Celebrating 45 years since the premiere of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical, Jesus Christ Superstar is directed by artistic director Timothy Sheader. Musical direction is by Tom Deering with design by Tom Scutt and choreography by Drew McOnie.