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CIVIC THEATRE PRESENTS JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Join us for dynamic theatre in an intimate outdoor venue

Post Date:07/26/2017 11:51 AM

Buena Park, Calif. - Explore the last week of Jesus' life told through gospel and rock tunes at Civic Theatre Under the Stars production of Jesus Christ Superstar at The Plaza at Ehlers Event Center, 8150 Knott Ave., Friday and Saturday evenings in August.

The City's Fine Arts Division, in association with STS Productions, is proud to present "Jesus Christ Superstar" to the community with performances Friday and Saturday evenings at 8:15 p.m from August 4 through 26.

Tickets are $16 General Admission, $14 Seniors and $12 Children (12 and under). Tickets are available for purchase at the Buena Park Community Center, 6688 Beach Blvd., or online at BuenaPark.com. Tickets will also be available one hour before show time at the box office.

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The global phenomenon that has wowed audiences for over 40 years comes to Buena Park! Inspired by the hippie culture of California in the late 60s, this 1970s rock opera, featuring iconic music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, is loosely based on the Gospels’ accounts of the last week of Jesus’ life. It weaves together contemporary attitudes and sensibilities with a timeless story, focusing on the political and interpersonal struggles between Judas and Jesus. The production is a celebration of a variety of musical styles, from rock and folk to funk and gospel; it’s a must-see this summer!

Enjoy an evening of dynamic theatre in The Plaza, our beautiful and intimate outdoor venue. Beer, wine, soft drinks and light refreshments will be available for purchase. For additional information, please visit BuenaPark.com or call the Buena Park Community Center at (714) 562-3860.

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