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dcmetal108
04-04-2014, 12:38 PM
This summer, feel all the power and the glory of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Jesus Christ Superstar in the most awe-inspiring North American arena tour ever staged, experiencing the rock music phenomenon that has entertained audiences worldwide for 40 years.

Brandon Boyd, Grammy®-nominated lead vocalist of rock band Incubus, is confirmed for the role of Judas Iscariot, Grammy®-nominated singer and former *NSYNC member, JC Chasez will play Pontius Pilate, Grammy® Award-winner and former member of Destiny’s Child, Michelle Williams, will take the female lead as Mary Magdalene, English frontman of Public Image Ltd (PiL) and Sex Pistols member, John (Rotten) Lydon will play King Herod, and introducing British actor and singer, Ben Forster, who won the UK’s ITV Superstar competition in 2012, and played the lead role in the UK and Australian arena tours of Jesus Christ Superstar, who will reprise his role as Jesus.

This North American tour of more than 50 cities will kick off in New Orleans’ Lakefront Arena on June 9, to then spread the word to Toronto, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City and many more venues, before bringing the house down at Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo Arena on August 17.


What the hell?

Ommie
04-04-2014, 12:45 PM
I like this.

Steev
04-04-2014, 12:51 PM
I was baffled by this, and I'm even more so now that I see it's doing an arena that holds like 20-30,000 people

John The Drummer
04-04-2014, 12:52 PM
Judas Iscariot!? NICE! This'll be a fucking kvlt show if they're playing!!!


:eyes: ....

smearCampaign
04-04-2014, 01:03 PM
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snowdog2112
04-04-2014, 06:52 PM
Just got an e-mail. Going to play Buffalo Aug 13. Will check it out

PVH5150
04-04-2014, 07:20 PM
Jun. 9 - New Orleans, LA (Lakefront Arena)
Jun. 10 - Birmingham, AL (BJCC Arena)
Jun. 11 - Charlotte, NC (Time Warner Cable Arena)
Jun. 13 - Sunrise, FL (BB&T Center)
Jun. 14 - Orlando, FL (Amway Center)
Jun. 15 - Tampa, FL (Tampa Bay Times Forum)
Jun. 16 - Atlanta, GA (Philips Arena)
Jun. 17 - Nashville, TN (Bridgestone Arena)
Jun. 19 - San Antonio, TX (Freeman Coliseum)
Jun. 20 - Austin, TX (Frank Erwin Center)
Jun. 21 - Houston, TX (Toyota Center)
Jun. 22 - Dallas, TX (American Airlines Center)
Jun. 23 - Oklahoma City, OK (Chesapeake Energy Arena)
Jun. 24 - Tulsa, OK (BOK Center)
Jun. 26 - Toronto, ON (Air Canada Center)
Jun. 28 - Detroit, MI (Joe Louis Arena)
Jun. 29 - Chicago, IL (United Center)
Jul. 1 - Saint Louis, MO (Scottrade Center)
Jul. 2 - Kansas City, MO (Sprint Center)
Jul. 4 - Winnipeg, MB (MTS Center)
Jul. 5 - Regina, SK (Brandt Center)
Jul. 6 - Edmonton, AB (Rexall Place)
Jul. 8 - Boise, ID (Taco Bell Arena)
Jul. 9 - Spokane, WA (Spokane Arena)
Jul. 10 - Seattle, WA (Key Arena)
Jul. 12 - Vancouver, BC (Rogers Arena)
Jul. 13 - Portland, OR (Moda Center)
Jul. 15 - Sacramento, CA (Sleep Train Arena)
Jul. 16 - Fresno, CA (Save Mart Center)
Jul. 17 - Bakersfield, CA (Rabobank Arena)
Jul. 18 - San Jose, CA (SAP Center)
Jul. 20 - Anaheim, CA (Honda Center)
Jul. 22 - El Paso, TX (Don Haskins Center)
Jul. 23 - Phoenix, AZ (US Airways Center)
Jul. 24 - San Diego, CA (Valley View Casino Center)
Jul. 25 - Las Vegas, NV (Mandalay Bay Events Center)
Jul. 26 - Los Angeles, CA (Staples Center)
Jul. 29 - Denver, CO (Pepsi Center)
Jul. 30 - Lincoln, NE (Pinnacle Bank Arena)
Jul. 31 - Saint Paul, MN (Xcel Energy Center)
Aug. 1 - Milwaukee, WI (Bradley Center)
Aug. 2 - Indianapolis, IN (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
Aug. 3 - Cincinnati, OH (US Bank Arena)
Aug. 5 - Manhattan, NY (Madison Square Garden)
Aug. 7 - Washington, DC (Verizon Center)
Aug. 9 - Columbus, OH (Schottenstein Center)
Aug. 10 - Cleveland, OH (Quicken Loans Arena)
Aug. 12 - Pittsburgh, PA (Consol Energy Arena)
Aug. 13 - Buffalo, NY (First Niagara Center)
Aug. 14 - Boston, MA (TD Garden)
Aug. 16 - Philadelphia, PA (Wells Fargo Arena)

mankvill
04-04-2014, 07:33 PM
Lmfao this would be sort of surreal to see

InFlamesOfBirchmen
04-04-2014, 09:39 PM
I mean, all in all it's a pretty good musical when you get down to it. It's a random cast, but it may be okay. :eyes:

dcmetal108
04-04-2014, 10:09 PM
Yeah it's playing the largest arena here and is already half sold out. Cheapest tickets started at around $50 with floor being a little over $200

elturtleboy
04-06-2014, 11:26 AM
We couldve been having a Sex Pistols reunion. Buy you singin wit Jesus

ravenheart
04-06-2014, 11:30 AM
This looks horrific.

snowdog2112
05-30-2014, 07:50 PM
Buffalo show was cancelled. Just read they pulled the plug on the whole tour

adamclark52
05-30-2014, 08:03 PM
http://popwatch.ew.com/2014/05/30/jesus-christ-superstar-arena-tour-canceled/

Steev
05-31-2014, 07:13 AM
Im guessing ticket sales bombed

dcmetal108
05-31-2014, 06:33 PM
Im guessing ticket sales bombed

They were fucking expensive!

adamclark52
05-31-2014, 07:11 PM
Funny because I walk through the Air Canada Center in Toronto every day and it was only this past week they put up a huge 10x20 poster advertising the show. And it's even funnier because I can't stand Johnny Rotten.

DisposableJustice
05-31-2014, 07:56 PM
Funny because I walk through the Air Canada Center in Toronto every day and it was only this past week they put up a huge 10x20 poster advertising the show. And it's even funnier because I can't stand Johnny Rotten.

Do you work there Adamclark?

adamclark52
05-31-2014, 08:37 PM
Do you work there Adamclark?

No, I work near there a few times a week.