Meet and greet with ted neeley begins at 6:00pm. PLEASE NOTE: WE CANNOT ACCEPT PASSES OR GROUPONS FOR THIS SCREENING
Ted Neeley will also be hosting a private VIP Experience before the screening (limited spots available). Reserve your spot here: VIP Experience Tickets
Prepare for a Rock Opera Extravaganza of epic proportions when The Loft Cinema presents the Jesus Christ Superstar Sing-A-Long, with star Ted Neeley in person! Experience the dazzling 1973 film adaptation of Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webber’s rocking musical on the big screen, complete with subtitles so that you can sing along to all the classic tunes including What’s the Buzz?, I Don’t Know How to Love Him, and Superstar! Ted Neeley will discuss the making of the film before the screening and judge our costume contest , and he will also be on hand for a post-film meet & greet! Special merchandise will be available for sale before and after the screening!
“In a word, the film is awesome.” – Todd Hanson, AV Club
Based on the smash-hit concept album and Broadway show written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, the 1973 film adaptation of the classic rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar stars Ted Neeley in his iconic role as Jesus Christ, Yvonne Elliman as Mary Magdalene, and the late greats Carl Anderson and Barry Dennen as Judas Iscariot and Pontius Pilate. This mind-blowing feature, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Norman Jewison (Fiddler on the Roof), tells the story of the final six days in the life of Jesus Christ through the troubled eyes of his exasperated friend Judas Iscariot, who feels that Christ and his fellow apostles may have lost sight of their core mission. Shot entirely on location in Israel, Jesus Christ Superstar features epic sets, unforgettable ’70-era costumes, and of course, an explosive set of songs that range in style from stage to disco to funk to rock – all of which add up to make Jesus Christ Superstar one of the grooviest, most rocking Rock Operas of all-time! (Dir. by Norman Jewison, 1973, USA, 108 mins., Rated G)