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Jesus Christ Superstar wins 11 BroadwayWorld Awards  
Broadway-bound Jesus Christ Superstar breaks BroadwayWorld.com records to win 11 awards.
Josh Young

This week, the Broadway-bound Stratford Shakespeare Festival production of Jesus Christ Superstar scooped an incredible 11 BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards.

The Des McAnuff production set a new record for the website, which invites theatre fans to vote for their favourite shows across a range of categories. Jesus Christ Superstar – which opens on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre in March 2012 – won in the Best Musical category, and there were also wins for actors Josh Young and Chilina Kennedy, and Director Des McAnuff.

The show’s 11 BroadwayWorld.com Toronto Awards are listed in full below:

Best Direction of a Musical
Des McAnuff – Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Leading Actor (Musical)
Josh Young – Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Leading Actress (Musical) Chilina Kennedy – Jesus Christ Superstar– Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Musical
Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Musical Direction
Rick Fox – Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Original Choreography
Lisa Shriver – Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Original Costume Design
Paul Tazewell – Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Original Lighting Design
Howell Binkley – Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Original Set Design
Robert Brill – Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Original Sound Design
Jim Neil – Jesus Christ Superstar – Stratford Shakespeare Festival

Best Performance by a Female in a Feature Role/Ensemble (Musical)
Melissa O’Neil – Jesus Christ Superstar– Stratford Shakespeare Festival

For more information on Jesus Christ Superstar, visit the official website.

Posted on: 2nd February 2012

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