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Singer Sara Bareilles Converts to NBCs Live Jesus Christ Superstar

Singer Sara Bareilles Converts to NBC's Live 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! continues NBC’s most recent run of live musical specials, which has also included The Sound of Music Live, Peter Pan Live! and The Wiz Live!.[caption id="attachment_762886" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sara Bare Credit: NBC[/caption] From executive producers Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Marc Platt, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron comes NBC’s next[...]

John Legend to Play Jesus in NBCs Jesus Christ Superstar Live

John Legend to Play Jesus in NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live

Director Norman Jewison helmed a film version of the rock opera in 1973, starring Ted Neeley and Carl Anderson as Jesus and Judas, respectively; with both receiving Golden Globes nominations in 1974 for their performances. Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! continues NBC's most recent run of live musical specials, which has also included The Sound of[...]