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Musical Theatre (Musicals)

Question: In the musical Jesus Christ Superstar, what did Joseph wear?

Answer: A Coat of Many Colours

Question: They were both in the original cast of the West End production of Chess.  They sang a duet together from the show which became a No. 1 hit single in the UK called I Know Him So Well.  Who are they?

Answer: Elaine Paige and Barbara Dickson 

Question: Which Musical features the songs Some Enchanted Evening and There Is Nothing Like A Dame?

Answer: South Pacific

Question: Which British composer of musicals has written numerous hit songs including, The Music of the Night, I Don’t Know How to Love Him and Don’t Cry for Me, Argentina

Question: Who composed the music for the musical Billy Elliot?

Answer: Elton John 

Question: Which British lyricist co-wrote the musical Chess with Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson from Abba?

Answer: Tim Rice

Question: Which song from the musical Carousel starts with the lines, When You Walk Through A Storm, Hold Your Head Up High? 

Answer: You’ll Never Walk Alone 

Question: Which lyricist collaborated with Elton John in writing the musical The Lion King?

Answer: Tim Rice 

Question: Name the musical that explores the issue of refugees of dual American & Vietnam heritage that resulted from the 1960’s Vietnam War?

Answer: Miss Saigon

Question: Name the British theatrical impresario known for his Production of many successful musicals including (amongst others) Les Misérables, The Phantom of the Opera, Mary Poppins, Oliver!, Miss Saigon and Cats?

Answer: Cameron Mackintosh