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Jesus Christ Superstar

Jesus Christ Superstar

Musical




Overview


Synopsis

Jesus Christ Superstar tells the biblical story of Jesus Christ's final days of life. Over two thousand years ago, Jesus Christ is being hailed as the messiah of Judea. Nervous about losing their power, the Romans, with the help of Judas, find and arrest Jesus and crucify him. The story is told mainly from the perspective of Judas, the disciple who eventually betrays Jesus and turns him in to the Roman authorities.


Characters

Male

Lead

Tenor

Male

Lead

Tenor

Female

Supporting

Mezzo-Soprano



Show Information

Book:
Lyrics:
Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Genres
Drama, Historical/Biographical
Cast Size
medium
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes young adult, adult, late teen, mature adult characters

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