Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

One of the most popular titles in the catalogue, this bright and breezy re-telling of the Bible story of Joseph and his Brothers was the first collaboration of young composer Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyricist Tim Rice. With a variety of pop styles including calypso, hoedown, French ballad, rock’n’roll, and many more, this show’s youthful and amusing attitude is well reflected in J Branson’s tongue-in-cheek backdrops and props, and in the highly creative costume collection.

  • Built: 1997/2014

  • Supported cast:  6-principals / 13-male / 13-female / kid choir

  • Shipping: 4-gondolas / 1-hamper

  • Alterations: Some

  • Principal size range: Small/med/large

  • # Ensemble Bottoms: See above

  • # Ensemble Tops: See above

  • Shoes: None

  • Wigs: None

Costumes

The original costume design by Shawn Adrian DeCou has been augmented by additional designs by Debbie Roberts and Amber Creasser. (Costume choices now include various options for some characters, as a result.)

Properties

  • Built: 1997/2014

  • Offstage space: 16’ SR / SL

  • # of road boxes: 4-containers / loose

  • Furniture: Yes

  • Expendables: None

  • Specialty Items: Chariot / bleeding goat / camels

  • Individual items for rent: None

Drops

  • Built: 1997

  • # of drops: 9

  • Types of goods: Muslin / scrims / drapes

  • Size range: 54’x26’

  • Shipping: 2-hampers

225 W. Douglas • Suite 202 Wichita, KS 67202

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