Hit Broadway rock musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" opens at Chrysler Theatre

"Jesus Christ Superstar" opens in Windsor
Posted at 1:30 PM, May 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-01 13:30:03-04

The hit Broadway musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" opens Friday May 5th at the Chrysler Theatre just across the Detroit River in Windsor.  It's a riveting look at the final days of Christ. Click the video link for JoAnne Purtan's interview with the director.

Windsor Light Music Theatre is producing the show from May 5th through May 14th. Tickets are available at or call 519-974-6593.

Here's what Windsor Light says about the show:

"Christ's final days are dramatized with emotional intensity, thought-provoking edge and explosive theatricality. Propelled by a stirring score, by turns driving and majestic, satirical and tender, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR illuminates the transcendent power of the human spirit with a passion that goes straight to the heart."

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR will hit the stage at the St. Clair College Centre for the Arts' Chrysler Theatre May 5, 6, 7 and 12, 13, 14 2017 with evening shows at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday matinees at 2:00 p.m.

Ticket prices:

Youth (12 and under) $16.00

Student (13 - 18) $31.00

Adult (19 - 59) $36.00

Senior (60+) $31.00