Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre’s production of Jesus Christ Superstar is to transfer to the Barbican Theatre for 60 performances.
The Olivier award-winning production, written by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, will run at the London venue from July 4 to August 24, 2019, with press night on July 9.
Casting information is to be announced.
Directed by Timothy Sheader, Jesus Christ Superstar has set and costume design by Tom Scutt, choreography by Drew McOnie, musical direction by Tom Deering, lighting by Lee Curran and sound by Nick Lidster for Autograph.
The musical opened at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre in London, starring Tyrone Huntley, in 2016, and played an extended run at the theatre in 2017, before playing the Lyric Opera in Chicago in 2018. The production embarks on a North America tour in 2019.