Jesus Christ Superstar Barbican

04 July 2019 - 24 August 2019



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      lyrics by TIM RICE | music by ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER

      Our multi award-winning production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar is back. Playing a limited season at the Barbican until 24 August 2019, the production follows two sell-out seasons at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre.

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      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.

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

      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”

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