Jesus Christ Superstar Barbican

04 July 2019 - 24 August 2019



We accept all major credit and debit cards. Tickets will be e-mailed to you except those benefiting from certain discounts which will be held for collection at the box office.

      lyrics by TIM RICE | music by ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER

      BOOKING NOW OPEN see below on how to book

      Our multi award-winning production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar is back. Playing just 60 performances at the Barbican following two sell-out seasons at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, this "gorgeous, thrilling, heavenly musical" (Guardian) is "an almighty revelation" (Daily Telegraph).


      Tickets can be purchased online via the Barbican's website*.
      Alternatively, call the Barbican box office on 020 7638 8891*.
      (lines open Mon-Sat 10am-8pm | Sun 11am-8pm)

      *Telephone transaction fee: £4.00; Online transaction fee: £3.00; no transaction fee for Groups of 10+; no transaction fee when booked in person at the Barbican's box office.

      Please note that all performances are at the Barbican Theatre.
      Latecomers not admitted until the interval; no re-admittance during the performance.
      * Matt Cardle will not appear on Friday 12 July, Saturday 13 July (evening), Tuesday 30 July or Wednesday 31 July.

      Running Times: Act 1: 50 minutes | interval: 20 minutes | Act 2: 45 minutes

      Tuesday 23 July: Post-show talk (free to same-day ticket holders)

      Tuesday 6 August: Captioned performance by StageText

      Tuesday 13 August: Audio-described performance by VocalEyes, with touch tour

      Guidelines for Parents and Teachers

      Ben Brantley, The New York Times


      Dominic Cavendish, The Daily Telegraph

      “A mass delirium of amplified agony and ecstasy”

      Simon Button, Attitude

      “The most thrilling revival yet”

      Fiona Mountford, Evening Standard

      “Magnificent…vivid and compelling”

      Sarah Hemming, The Financial Times

      “This cracking revival brings Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s musical to a new generation”

      Sam Marlowe, The Times

      “Its score, careening from bombastic, grinding guitar freak-outs and lung-busting ballads to lilting melodies and rousing chorales, is thrilling”

      Lyn Gardner, The Guardian

      “Wit, lyricism and satirical bite abound in this dramatic revival”

      Baz Bamigboye, Daily Mail


      Chicago Tribune

      “A hosanna-worthy production…the most millennial-friendly JCS ever”

      Maxie Szalwinska, The Sunday Times

      “The resurrection of the rock opera is cause for celebration”

      Creative team

      The cast

      • Jesus – Robert Tripolino
      • Judas – Ricardo Afonso
      • Mary – Sallay Garnett
      • Pilate – Matt Cardle*
      • Herod – Samuel Buttery
      • Caiaphas – Cavin Cornwall
      • Annas – Nathan Amzi
      • Peter – Matthew Harvey
      • Simon Zealotes – Tim Newman
      • Ensemble – Daniel Bailey
      • Ensemble – Bernadette Bangura
      • Ensemble – Robert Bannon
      • Ensemble – Cyrus Brandon
      • Ensemble – Melanie Bright
      • Ensemble – Georgia Carling
      • Ensemble – Dale Evans
      • Ensemble – Rosie Fletcher
      • Ensemble – Luke Hall
      • Ensemble – Simon Hardwick
      • Ensemble – Josh Hawkins
      • Ensemble – Dayle Hodge
      • Ensemble – Stevie Hutchinson
      • Ensemble – Cleopatra Joseph
      • Ensemble – Rachel Moran
      • Ensemble – Billy Nevers
      • Ensemble – Tinovimbanashe Sibanda
      • Ensemble – Elliotte Williams-N'Dure

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