HERSHEY - Hershey Theatre, 15 E. Caracas Ave., will host the new 2014 national tour of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat," directed and choreographed by Tony Award-winner Andy Blankenbuehler, Sept. 23-28.
Broadway and television star Diana DeGarmo (Narrator) and Broadway star Ace Young (Joseph) head up the cast, which also features Paul Castree as Simeon, William Thomas Evans as Jacob and Potiphar, Brian Golub as Reuben, Will Mann as Judah and Ryan Williams as Pharaoh.
Husband-and-wife team Young and DeGarmo first met when they shared the Broadway stage in the 2009 revival of "HAIR."
"I am so excited to star as 'Joseph' alongside Diana," Young said.
"It's great to be back! I too am so excited to star alongside Ace in the very role I once looked up to years ago as a child in the choir," DeGarmo said.
One of the most enduring shows of all time, "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" is a family musical about the trials and triumphs of Joseph, Israel's favorite son. he first collaboration of composer Andrew Lloyd Webber ("Jesus Christ Superstar," "Phantom of the Opera," "Cats") and lyricist Tim Rice ("Jesus Christ Superstar," "The Lion King"), "Joseph ... " blends pop, country and rock into an uplifting, technicolored story of biblical proportions.
Retelling the Biblical story of Joseph, his eleven brothers and the coat of many colors, this magical musical is full of unforgettable songs including Those Canaan Days, Any Dream Will Do and Close Every Door.
Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday and will be available at Hershey Theatre box office. They can be charged by phone at 717-534-3405 and online at www.HersheyEntertainment.com or www.TicketMaster.com.
For more information, visit www.JosephTheMusi cal.com/USTour.