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Wednesday 30 July 2014

Jesus Christ Superstar tour axed

Published 01/06/2014|02:22

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John Lydon throws bananas at the media, watched JC Chasez, Michelle Williams and Brandon Boyd, at a Jesus Christ Superstar press conference (AP)

A new arena version of Jesus Christ Superstar starring punk legend John "Johnny Rotten" Lydon and Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child has abruptly cancelled its 54-city tour just days before its launch in New Orleans.

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Producers quietly pulled the plug on the project without explanation. Show publicist Fran Curtis did not return messages seeking a reason for the cancellation.

The tour was due to start on June 9 at Lakefront Arena in New Orleans and include stops in Detroit, Los Angeles, Chicago, St Louis, Phoenix, Seattle, Las Vegas, Denver, New York City, Boston and Philadelphia.

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