Below are a dozen images from the dress rehearsal of the NBC live broadcast tonight at 8 p.m. ET of “Jesus Christ Superstar” the rock opera about the final week in the life of Jesus that began life as a double album composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber when he was 21 years old. The musical debuted on Broadway in 1971 and has been revived three times there since. NBC’s fifth live musical production stars John Legend, Sara Bareilles, Alice Cooper, Brandon Victor Dixon, Ben Daniels, Norm Lewis, Jin Ha, Jason Tam, Erik Grönwall.
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