Lincoln Community Playhouse will present Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat May 6-8, 13-15, 20-22. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 2:00 on Sundays. Tickets are $25.00 for adults and $15.00 for students and may be reserved beginning Monday, April 25 at lincolnplayhouse.com or by calling the box office at 402-489-7529, from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. There is also a free will offering performance on Thursday, May 12.
One of the most beloved – and colorful – musicals of all time, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is a reimagining of the Biblical story of Joseph, his father Jacob, eleven brothers, and the coat of many colors. The magical musical is full of catchy songs in a variety of styles, including country-western, calypso, Elvis rock, and French ballads. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the first hit musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Weber and lyrics by Tim Rice.
The cast includes Annaliese Saathoff, Jacob Vanderford, Elbert Traylor, Brad Hoffman, Braden Foreman-Black, Taylor Brown, Thomas Hinshaw, Kent Steen, Dylan Warren, Nathan Colling, Tory Petz, Matthew Bejjani, Grant Schirmer, Vee Lundquist, Paul Eschliman, Stacie Sinclair, Brian Foley, Marie Barrett, Graeme Cooper, Ashley Bolton, Caitlin Morrow, Asher Fritts, Caroline Haws, Hali Liles, Lizzie Reckmeyer, Marie Schlater, Rebekah Brown, Zoe Tien, Washburn Hoffman, Lumi Kim, Owynn Carlson, Scarlett Trover, Lydia Robinson, Kaelynn Livers, and Annie Stahlnecker.
The show is directed by Morrie Enders with music direction by Shauna Shaefer, choreography by Karen Freimund Wills, scenic design by Nick Santiago, lighting design by Kathleen Turner, costume design by Klara Wilson, tech direction by Nick Turner, stage management by Christine Cottam, and sound design by RMV Studios.Sponsored by Farmers Mutual of Nebraska and Hy-Electric. Season Sponsor Russ’s Market. Season Media Sponsors 106.3KFRX, 10/11Cares, and Lincoln Journal Star.