It's been 40 years since Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber first unleashed "Jesus Christ Superstar" on the West End, and to celebrate the anniversary they will be taking it on tour.
Tim Minchin has been confirmed in the role of Judas Iscariot, and Spice Girl Melanie C will play the part of Mary Magdalene. But the biggest casting surprise must be Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles, who will be making his stage debut as King Herod. The role of Jesus will be cast through a major TV talent show -- ITV's "Superstar".
The O2 Arena is London’s premier concert venue, boasting some superb acoustics and unobstructed sightlines. Its 23,000 capacity makes it one of the largest indoor arenas in Europe.
ronette – “I've been 4 times and the show has always been great. The arena is so massive its like being at an outdoor gig. the sound has always been amazing wherever i sit, but just once i had a place on the right that had half of the st… more”
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Scale The O2′s roof… to the viewing platform at the top – Every day Prepare yourself for an unforgettable 90-minute trek across the roof of The O2. Once you’ve reached the top you can enjoy spectacular 360 degree views of the London skyline from the viewing platform in the centre of the roof, before finishing your journey with a thrilling descent back to earth.
Depeche Mode at O2 Arena – 28th to 29th May 2013 Depeche Mode are back on the road with a full European tour — including two nights at the O2. These will be their first live shows since their successful 2009 “Tour of the Universe”, and promises to include some new songs from their highly anticipated 13th studio album.
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