Look Back at the Original Broadway Production of Jesus Christ Superstar on Broadway

Archival Photos   Look Back at the Original Broadway Production of Jesus Christ Superstar on Broadway
 
The show opened October 12, 1971, at the Mark Hellinger Theatre.
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Jeff Fenholt and cast
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Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock opera, Jesus Christ Superstar opened October 12,1971 on Broadway. The show, based on the platinum-selling album, played at the Mark Hellinger Theatre for a very successful run of over 700 performances. Stars for the original Broadway production included Ben Vereen, Jeff Fenholt, and Yvonne Elliman.

Flip through photos of the original production below:

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