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Josh Groban in Concert

Production Credits

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Josh Groban in Concert

Singing Sensation

While Eminem and Christina Aguilera fight it out for the number one spot on the BILLBOARD charts and the hearts and dollars of the MTV generation, there is an unlikely force on the music scene who is giving them a run for their money. Josh Groban may not win an award at the next MTV […]

Josh Groban in Concert

About Josh

Josh Groban grew up in Southern California and enjoyed performing as a child. He became more serious about his craft when he attended the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan and began studying voice in earnest. His vocal coach was acquainted with record producer-composer David Foster and when Foster put out a call for singers […]

Josh Groban in Concert

Introduction

Discovered by veteran record producer David Foster, 21-year-old singing phenomenon Josh Groban began his meteoric rise after a last-minute appearance as a stand-in for Andrea Bocelli at the 1999 Grammy Awards dress rehearsal. There, his performance of “The Prayer” with Céline Dion immediately garnered Groban several very influential fans, including Grammy host Rosie O’Donnell. Groban’s […]

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Production Credits

Cast of Characters Donny Osmond: Joseph Maria Friedman: The Narrator Richard Attenborough: Jacob Ian McNeice: Potiphar Joan Collins: Mrs. Potiphar Robert Torti: Pharaoh Christopher Biggins: The Baker Alex Jennings: The Butler Nicolas Colicos: Reuben Jeff Blumenkrantz: Simeon David J. Higgins: Levi Shaun Henson: Napthali Patrick Clancy: Issachar Martin Callaghan: Asher Sebastien Torkia: Dan Michael Small: […]

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Additional Web Resources

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat www.josephvideo.com Check out The Really Useful Group’s official “Joseph” video Web site, which features a history of the production, a photo gallery, a 1999 production diary, and downloadable screensavers and musical E-cards. Walters State Stage Company: “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” www.public.usit.net/stansell/joseph.htm This is an unofficial fan site […]

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Behind the Scenes

Owning the rights to your own work must be the ideal for any creative artist, but in the nature of the show-business beast, you more usually end up owned. The first half of the 1990s was a period in which Andrew Lloyd Webber set about defying these rules by assiduously re-acquiring the rights to one […]

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

A Look at the Work

The cast in the new video version is led by Donny Osmond, who has played Joseph on stage across America in the version first directed by Royal Shakespeare Company associate Steven Pimlott at the London Palladium in 1991. The blonde narrator is Maria Friedman, well known for her performances in Stephen Sondheim musicals in London. […]

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Meet the Artists

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” was the musical that put Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice on the map. And its humble beginnings as a simple pop cantata with a Biblical theme in a school hall in March 1968 are all part of its perennial charm and freshness. The whole serendipity of how Andrew […]

Donny Osmond’s Introduction to the Program

England would be unthinkable without her rich tradition of church music. For generations, the soaring sounds of a boys choir have practically defined what it means to be British. But over the past 30 years, the world’s ideas of English music has undergone a startling change. What began as the rock-influenced melodies of a long-haired, […]