Production images have been released for the current UK tour of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical.
Starring Union J’s Jaymi Hensley in the title role, Bill Kenwright’s production of the classic family musical is currently touring the UK.
Jaymi Hensley is leading the cast of the production in his first major musical role. He first came to the public’s attention appearing on The X Factor in Union J, who went on to have a top ten album and a major UK tour.
Talking about taking on the role of Joseph he said: “I cannot describe how excited and honoured I am to be stepping into the prestigious coloured coat! When I think of iconic roles in musical theatre Joseph was always one that I dreamt of playing growing up! And to finally say that I am going to play it is a “dream” come true! I cannot wait to meet all of the loyal Joseph Fans and bring you my take of this amazing dream role.”
Retelling the Biblical story of Joseph, his eleven brothers and the coat of many colours, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the first of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musicals to be performed publicly. Seen by an estimated 26 million people, and counting, Joseph continues to enthral audiences around the world.
Full of life and colour, the magical musical features unforgettable and timeless songs including Go, Go, Go Joseph, Any Dream Will Do, Jacob and Sons and Close Every Door To Me.
The cast of the production also includes: Lewis Asquith, George Beet, Arthur Boan, Callum Connolly, Andrew Geater, Alex Hetherington, Trina Hill, Mikey Jay-Heath, Matt Jolly, Jamie Jukes, Amber Kennedy, Henry Metcalfe, Corey Mitchell, Eve Norris, Gemma Pipe, Joshua Robinson and Ed Tunningley.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat continues to tour the UK until the 20th July. For more information visit: https://www.kenwright.com/portfolio/joseph-and-the-technicolor-dreamcoat/