Ben Vereen to Play “Pilate” in JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Ben Vereen

Ben Vereen

Ben Vereen (former Wizard – Broadway, Chicago) will play “Pontius Pilate” in The Musical Theatre of Houston’s production of JESUS CHRIS SUPERSTAR. Mr. Vereen previously was nominated for a Tony Award for his portrayal of “Judas” in the Original Broadway Cast of the same musical. (He later went on to win a Tony Award for his role in the musical PIPPIN, with music and lyrics by WICKED composer Stephen Schwartz.) The Houston production runs from August 19-20 at the Wortham Brown Theatre in Houston, Texas. For tickets and more information, please visit,


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