Ari'el Stachel To Star In 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat'

2018 Tony Awards - Backstage & Audience

Tony Award winner Ari'el Stachel will play the lead role of Joseph in the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat!

The Manhattan Concert Productions (MCP) will occur at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center on February 17, 2020. This one-night-only performance, featuring a chorus of over 200 singers from across the United States, a stunning professional cast and creative team, and the outstanding New York City Chamber Orchestra.

Stachel made his Broadway debut as Haled in The Band's Visit, earning him the 2018 Tony Award for Featured Actor in a Musical. He originated the role at the Atlantic Theatre Company for which he received the Lucille Lortel and Drama Desk Award nominations. Regionally, Stachel has been seen in The Golem of Havana (Barrington Stage Company), in addition to workshops such as We Live in Cairo (New York Theatre Workshop) and The Visitor (The Public Theater).

Tickets, starting at $75, are on sale now and may be purchased by clicking here or calling CenterCharge (212) 721-6500; or by visiting the David Geffen Hall box office at 10 Lincoln Center Plaza (Columbus Avenue at 65th Street).

Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is a re-imagining of the Biblical story of Joseph, his eleven brothers and father Jacob, and his beautiful coat of many colors. Told entirely through song with the help of the Narrator, the story follows Joseph’s trials and tribulations, saving Egypt from famine and eventually making his way back home.

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