Jesus Christ Superstar to close July 1

Jesus Christ Superstar

Tony Award nominated Jesus Christ Superstar revival has hinted at a closing date. Should business not pick up, July 1 will be the production’s final performance. At the time, Jesus Christ Superstar will have been in residence at the Neil Simon Theatre for 24 preview and 116 regular performances. The production received mixed […]

Maybe meant for Vegas: Reviews are in for ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

Jesus Christ Superstar

Mixed reviews for the revival of the Andrew Lloyd Webber/Tim Rice rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar. The flashy revival does not settle well with all critics, particularly Charles Isherwood of the New York Times. In his review, Isherwood says he finds “the show alternately hilarious and preposterous — if often infectiously melodic.” The […]