Cameron Smith is a freelance writer with a curious interest in both musical theatre and theology. He blogs at middlebrowmusicals.blogspot.com
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Jesus Christ Superstar: Offensive blasphemy or evangelistic tool?
Billy Graham said it bordered on blasphemy. Comedian Tim Minchin dubbed it a ‘radical atheist’ production. But 50 years on from its London debut, this classic rock musical endures. Were the protests of yesteryear misguided?