“Jesus Christ Superstar” Summer Theatre

Theatre & Opera | | August 1, 2007 at 01:39

jesus.jpgSuper Summer Theatre presents “Jesus Christ Superstar,” a rock opera by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber. The show opened in 1971 and highlights the political and interpersonal struggles of Jesus and Judas Iscariot following the last weeks of Jesus’s life. The opera was first released as an album, then produced at a high school in Southold, New York before moving to Broadway. The production runs Wed-Sat, Aug 08-Aug 25 at 8pm. (gates open 6pm)

Super Summer Theatre is a nonprofit organization presenting quality productions at prices everyone can afford. The outdoor theatre is located in Red Rock Canyon and the shows run only June thru August, with occasional special productions in September.

For more info about the theare group call 702-594-7529 (PLAY) or visit their website supersummertheatre.com. Tickets are $10 advance/$15 gate and available at UNLV Box Office 702-895-2787 or online pac.unlv.edu. Venue is Spring Mountain Ranch State Park Red Rock Canyon Blue Diamond NV.