History Characters / JesusChristSuperstar

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* SupportingProtagonist

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* SupportingProtagonistSupportingProtagonist: The story is largely told from his perspective.
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One of the Twelve Apostles, Judas was initially Jesus's right hand man but has grown fearful and distrustful of Jesus's teachings. His political and interpersonal disagreements with Jesus set the plot of the play in motion.

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One of the Twelve Apostles, Judas was initially Jesus's right hand man but has grown fearful and distrustful concerned about the cult of Jesus's personality surrounding Jesus, believing it's overgrown his teachings. His political and interpersonal disagreements with Jesus set the plot of the play in motion.



* AntagonistInMourning: He suffers a complete emotional breakdown after his betrayal of Jesus and subsequently hangs himself.



* OnlySaneMan: Believes himself to be this.



-->My god, I am sick. \\

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-->My god, God, I am sick. \\


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* CrucifiedHeroShot
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-->God I'll never ever know \\
Why you chose me for your crime \\
For your foul bloody crime.



* UnwittingPawn: of God, no less, as he realizes during "Judas's Death".

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* UnwittingPawn: of God, no less, as he realizes during "Judas's Death".less.
-->My god, I am sick. \\
I've been used! \\
And you knew \\
All the time!


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* MaybeMagicMaybeMundane: He doesn't commit any miracles in the course of the play, and most productions leave the question of his divinity open-ended.
13th Apr '16 2:41:21 AM major-kumquat
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** In the 2012 Live Arena tour, he wears grey and green, before switching to black post-suicide.



* RageAgainstTheHeavens: "Judas's Death."

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* RageAgainstTheHeavens: "Judas's Death."Death".
12th Apr '16 3:28:34 PM major-kumquat
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-->''about Mary)'' "It's not that I object to her profession..."

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-->''about -->''(about Mary)'' "It's not that I object to her profession..."



-->''"Nail me to your cross and break me\\

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-->''"Nail -->Nail me to your cross and break me\\



Kill me, take me now"''

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Kill me, take me now"''now
12th Apr '16 3:27:47 PM major-kumquat
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-->I came because I had to; I'm the one who saw.//
Jesus can't control it like he did before.
Read more: Jesus Christ Superstar - Damned For All Time/blood Money Lyrics | MetroLyrics

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-->I came because I had to; I'm the one who saw.//
Jesus
saw.
-->Jesus
can't control it like he did before.
Read more: Jesus Christ Superstar - Damned For All Time/blood Money Lyrics | MetroLyrics
before.



-->''"Nail me to your cross and break me//
Bleed me, beat me//

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-->''"Nail me to your cross and break me//
me\\
Bleed me, beat me//me\\
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-->"It's not that I object to her profession..."

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-->"It's -->''about Mary)'' "It's not that I object to her profession..."



* NecessarilyEvil: His betrayal of Jesus was all part of God's plan. See UnwittingPawn, below.

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* NecessarilyEvil: His betrayal of NecessarilyEvil:
-->I came because I had to; I'm the one who saw.//
Jesus was all part of God's plan. See UnwittingPawn, below.can't control it like he did before.
Read more: Jesus Christ Superstar - Damned For All Time/blood Money Lyrics | MetroLyrics


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-->''"Nail me to your cross and break me//
Bleed me, beat me//
Kill me, take me now"''


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* ProtagonistTitle
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One of the Twelve Apostles, Judas was initially Jesus's right hand man but has grown challenging, fearful and distrustful of Jesus's teachings. His political and interpersonal disagreements with Jesus set the plot of the play in motion.

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One of the Twelve Apostles, Judas was initially Jesus's right hand man but has grown challenging, fearful and distrustful of Jesus's teachings. His political and interpersonal disagreements with Jesus set the plot of the play in motion.



A spiritual leader who is believed to be the Son of God.

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A spiritual The leader who is believed to be of the Son Twelve Disciples; a man called the "Son of God.
God" and the "King of the Jews."




A belligerent apostle who urges Jesus to lead his followers into battle against the Romans.



The only major female role in the play - a former prostitute who abandons her profession and becomes a follower of Jesus due to her love for him.

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The only major female role character in the play - formerly a former prostitute who abandons her profession and becomes prostitute, now a follower of Jesus due to her who finds herself falling in love for him.
with him.

* CompositeCharacter: She combines elements of herself with that of Mary, the sister of Martha, whose "waste" of costly perfume on Jesus was derided by Judas.



The high priest who plots to have Jesus executed.

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The high priest who plots to have sees Jesus executed.
as a threat to the nation.



* SopranoAndGravel: Contrasted with high-voiced Annas, usually played by a countertenor.

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* SopranoAndGravel: Contrasted with high-voiced Annas, who is usually played by a countertenor.



* SopranoAndGravel: He is played by a countertenor, which is the highest of male voices, to contract him with BadassBass Caiaphas.

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* SopranoAndGravel: He is played by a countertenor, which is the highest of male voices, to contract contrast him with BadassBass Caiaphas.


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The Governor of Judea tasked with Jesus's trial.


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The King of Galilee; Jesus is brought to him for judgment after first being taken to Pilate.
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* BlatantLies:
-->"It's not that I object to her profession..."
-->''(to the high priests)'' "Jesus wouldn't mind that I'm here with you!"
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* IgnoredEpiphany: Takes little no no note of his prophetic dream.
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