X Factor winner in Joseph musical

Television's X Factor winner Joe McElderry will be lighting up the Buxton stage when he plays the title role in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

Tuesday, 24th May 2016, 3:28 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th May 2016, 4:33 pm
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at Buxton Opera House from June 7 to 11.

Joe will don the coat of many colours in the smash-hit musical from the pen of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

He won The X Factor in 2009 and immediately went straight to number one in the UK singles charts with his debut single The Climb.

Joe has since gone on to have three top ten albums as well as notching up two more reality TV show victories, winning ITV’s Pop Star to Opera Star and Channel 4’s The Jump.

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Bill Kenwright’s sparkling family musical continues on its record-breaking tour having sold to date an estimated 15 million tickets.

Retelling the Biblical story of Joseph, his 11 brothers and the coat of many colours, this magical musical is full of unforgettable songs such as Those Canaan Days, Any Dream Will Do and Close Every Door To Me.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is at Buxton Opera House from June 7 to 11. Tickets £15-£22. To book, contact 01298 72190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk