Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat
- Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat
ELOPE Musical Theatre celebrates its 40th anniversary with a presentation of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat from June 16-24 at the Westbury Theatre, Fringe Theatre Arts Barns, 10030 84 Avenue NW.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat is the musical that launched the Rice-Lloyd Webber collaboration, becoming a multi-award-winning show performed in over 80 countries and recognized as one of the world’s most beloved family musicals. It features many songs that have gone on to become pop and musical theatre classics, including 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 a tale that follows the journey of a dreamer. Joseph is the son of Jacob and one of twelve brothers. He is given a coat of many colors by his father, which is symbolic of his favor and an object of his brothers’ jealousy. The brothers decide to sell Joseph into slavery after initially plotting to have him killed. Convincing their father that his favorite son has died, they reveal his tattered coat and believe that they are rid of him once and for all.
Evenings: June 16-17; 21-24 at 7:30PM
Matinée: June 18 at 2:00PM
No performances June 19 or 20
Student tickets are for those guests aged 18 and under, or post-secondary students with valid Student ID
Group Rate (10+ Tickets): $22.50-27
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