Singers from Lyon College and the Batesville area will provide a concert to mark the beginning of Holy Week at 4 p.m. on March 25 in the Bevens Music Room in Brown Chapel-Fine Arts building on the Lyon campus.
They will perform major selections from Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar. The cast includes Tyler Brightwell (Jesus), David Lewis (Pilate), John Pruden (Judas), Amanda Weston (Mary Magdalen), Melissa Elliott (Mary Magdalen), and Michael Oriatti (Herod). The Batesville Choral Society will serve as the chorus. The performance will be semi-staged with three dancers from the Fusion Dance Academy in Batesville. Russell Stinson will be the piano accompanist.
The group will also perform Heinrich Schütz’s Seven Last Words from the Cross.
This event is free and open to the public.
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