The production returns to the capital for a limited run.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is set to open at the London Palladium on Wednesday 26 June 2019. The iconic musical, and first major collaboration by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, will run for a strictly limited 11 weeks through to Sunday 8 September 2019.
The production promises an entirely new creative team, to be announced soon. Casting for the role of Joseph will also be announced at a later date.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat began life as a concept album in 1969, with the stage version going on to become one of the world’s most acclaimed family musicals. With multiple awards to its name, the musical has been performed thousands of times in the West End, Broadway and in over 80 countries across the globe.
The musical, which began life as a small scale school concert, includes favourites such as Any Dream Will Do, Close Every Door To Me, There’s One More Angel In Heaven and Go Go Go Joseph.
The story of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is told entirely through song with the help of the Narrator. It follows Jacob’s favourite son and his eleven brothers, as Joseph is sold into slavery and ingratiates himself with Egyptian noble Potiphar. After ending up in jail for refusing the advances of Potiphar’s wife, Joseph discovers his ability to interpret dreams.
Previous portrayals of Joseph have come courtesy of Jason Donovan, Philip Schofield, Lee Mead, Joe McElderry and Donny Osmond.
The show arrives in London for a strictly limited run on Wednesday 26 June 2019.
Tickets for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will be available from 10:00 on Friday 7 December 2018 through Ticketmaster.co.uk.