Alexandra Burke will return to the West Finish this summer time, taking part in the Narrator in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical shall be revived on the London Palladium from 1 July – 5 September, with tickets on sale now.
After profitable The X Issue in 2008, Burke has loved a glittering West Finish profession. She’s performed Rachel Marron in The Bodyguard, the position made well-known by Whitney Houston. Extra lately, she was in Chicago on the Phoenix Theatre, Chess on the London Coliseum and a nationwide tour of Sister Act.
Jac Yarrow will nonetheless play the title position, after being nominated for an Olivier Award for finest actor in a musical after his 2019 performances. Jason Donovan will reprise the position of the Pharaoh, finest identified for taking part in Joseph on the Palladium within the nineties. Additional casting for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is to be introduced.
Based mostly on the biblical story as advised within the Ebook of Genesis, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat sees the eponymous brother bought into slavery and prophesising the longer term. The musical options songs together with “Any Dream Will Do”, “Shut Each Door” and “Go, Go, Go Joseph”.
In a review for LondonTheatre.co.uk from the 2019 manufacturing, Mark Shenton stated: “there’s nonetheless the ever-buoyant tunefulness of this rating to compensate… [but] this Joseph is all go, go, go…”
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat tickets are on sale now.
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