Jac Yarrow announced as the iconic Joseph in Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat

Jac Yarrow announced as the iconic Joseph in Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat

Posted On: Mar 20, 2019
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    Today Michael Harrison and the Really Useful Group are thrilled to announce that Jac Yarrow will take the lead role in the new production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the world famous London Palladium.

    Jac – who will be making his professional stage debut in the iconic role – will star alongside Jason Donovan and Sheridan Smith, who have previously been announced as Pharaoh and The Narrator respectively. Joseph is one of stage’s most sought after roles, and Jac will be following the footsteps of a line of stars who have previously played the title character, including Jason himself.

    Jac created a sensation at the beginning of the year when he starred in the production of Disney’s Newsies at the Arts Educational School. Jac, who is 21 and from Cardiff, took the role of Jack Kelly and gave a breath-taking performance, marking himself out as an outstanding talent in the new generation of theatre stars and creating huge excitement in anticipation of embarking upon a professional stage career Jac commented: 'I can’t quite believe it. Here I am, 21 years old, still at Drama School and come June I’ll be standing centre stage at the prestigious London Palladium, singing the iconic music and lyrics of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice. My dream came true.' Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will play a strictly limited 11-week season from Thursday 27 June.

    Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will be directed by Laurence Connor (School of Rock Miss Saigon). Laurence will be joined on the creative team by Choreographer JoAnn M Hunter, Morgan Large who will design the set and costumes, Lighting Designer Ben Cracknell and Sound Designer Gareth Owen.

    At London Palladium from 27 June to 8 September 2019, book your Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat tickets today!