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UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!

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The Stratford Shakespeare Festival's hit production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, directed by the Stratford Shakespeare Festival's Artistic Director Des McAnuff, will open on Broadway on March 22, 2012. Previews begin March 1, 2012 at the Neil Simon Theatre. The cast will feature Paul Nolan as Jesus Christ, Josh Young as Judas Iscariot, Chilina Kennedy as Mary Magdalene, Tom Hewitt as Pontius Pilate, Bruce Dow as King Herod, Marcus Nance as Caiaphas and Aaron Walpole as Annas. The marquee is up and BroadwayWorld brings you a look below!

The cast also features Matt Alfano as Thaddeus, Mary Antonini as Elizabeth, Karen Burthwright as Ruth, Jacqueline Burtney as Mary (Martha's Sister), Mark Cassius as Matthew, Ryan Gifford as Bartholomew, Kaylee Harwood as Sarah, Jeremy Kushnier as James the Lesser/Priest, Mike Nadajewski as Peter, Melissa O'Neil as Martha/Maid by the Fire, Laurin Padolina as Rachel, Katrina Reynolds as Esther, Jaz Sealey as Thomas, Jason Sermonia as John, Julius Sermonia as James, Lee Siegel as Simon Zealotes, Jonathan Winsby as Phillip, Sandy Winsby as Andrew, and Krista Leis and Matthew Rossoff as swings.

In addition to Mr. McAnuff as Director, the creative team includes Choreographer Lisa Shriver, Musical Director Rick Fox, Set Designer Robert Brill, Costume Designer Paul Tazewell, Lighting Designer Howell Binkley, Sound Designer Steve Canyon Kennedy and Video Designer Sean Nieuwenhuis.

This ground-breaking rock opera, which reinvented musical theatre for the modern age, tells the story of the last week of Christ's life. The score includes such chart-topping songs as "I Don't Know How To Love Him," "Everything's Alright" and "Superstar."

For tickets and more information, visit www.superstaronbroadway.com.

UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!

UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!
Jesus Christ Superstar at the Neil Simon Theater

UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!
Jesus Christ Superstar at the Neil Simon Theater

UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!
Jesus Christ Superstar at the Neil Simon Theater

UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!
Jesus Christ Superstar at the Neil Simon Theater

UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!
Jesus Christ Superstar at the Neil Simon Theater

UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!
Jesus Christ Superstar at the Neil Simon Theater

UP ON THE MARQUEE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!

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Peter James Zielinski As an Equity actor, Peter is photographing the industry from the inside out. He has performed in numerous shows regionally, sung a duet with Richard Chamberlain in the National Tour of "Scrooge," and starred in "The Zoo Project" which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival. When not on stage, he can be found photographing headshots and live theatre in NYC, Chicago and LA. As an Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop, he also acts as a retouching artist for photographers city-wide. For more information, please visit: http://www.pjzstudios.com