Venue Details

Lyceum Theater
At Vanguard University 55 Fair Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626
714-668-6145
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 51 members
Review from Albert Rowuin
Red Velvet 578 events 473 reviews

There were a few good performances and songs but parts of it seemed unnecessarily silly and exaggerated. Hard not to compare the second act against Jesus Christ Superstar which was stronger on almost counts (except the ending).

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reviewed Aug 21 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Theater Goer
Red Velvet 164 events 139 reviews

The absolute best production of Godspell EVER!! It was unbelieveable to me that this wasn't sold out. I hope someone has videoed this because these folks should be on Broadway, no kidding, this was way better than the movie and it is mostly due to...continued

reviewed Aug 13 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from RTB
Red Velvet 146 events 22 reviews

this production was much better than I expected. The acting was excellent and the voices were ok. There was also a live band. An intimate setting with no bad seat in the house.

reviewed Aug 20 2011 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Hear the original 1972 recording of ""Day by Day" on YouTube":http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P3PjfBQjJT8.

Description

Godspell is a refreshing yet powerful musical that is fun for the entire family. Gleaning elements from the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, this contemporary adaptation tells the story of Jesus through engaging characters, whacky story reenactments and memorable songs. Godspell is a groundbreaking and unique reflection on the life of Jesus Christ, with a message of kindness, tolerance and love.

Book by John Michael Tebelak 

Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz 

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