It is always a special day when we get exciting news about Clay Aiken. On Friday, it was announced that Clay would be playing the role of Joseph in the popular musical, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat! As you all read in the last blog, Clay will be performing at the historic Ogunquit Playhouse which is on the southern coast of Maine. The news hit many news sites. The following are some of them. After the press release which is listed in the last blog, the following tweet was posted:
Claymates rejoice! @clayaiken will star in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat! Can’t wait to show him a real New England summer!
— Ogunquit Playhouse (@OgunquitPH) July 12, 2013
CANN sent a tweet too:
.@clayaiken Congratulations on your role as Joseph at Ogunquit Playhouse. A great place, a fun show and a superstar. What else could we want
— Clay Aiken News (@ClayNewsNetwork) July 12, 2013
Did you re-tweet these?
Then the news announcements started:
American Idol Favorite Clay Aiken to Headline Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in Maine
By Lindsay Champion
Claymates, book your tickets to Maine! Broadway and American Idol alum Clay Aiken is set to play the title role inJoseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Ogunquit Playhouse. The production begins performances July 31 and will play a limited engagement through August 25 in Ogunquit, Maine. No additional casting has been announced…
It’s nice to get news at this site, however, I wish that 5 year old pictures were not posted as current. You can read the entire article and see the infamous picture at BROADWAY
Portland Press Herald
Clay Aiken to star in ‘Dreamcoat’ at Ogunquit Playhouse
By Bob Keyes firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ogunquit Playhouse announced Friday that “American Idol” winner and popular singer Clay Aiken will play the lead in its upcoming production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.”
The playhouse announced the casting decision on its Facebook page Friday afternoon.
Aiken has acting experience. He made his Broadway debut in “Spamalot” in 2008, and appeared many times on TV.
The Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice collaboration opens at Ogunquit July 31 and runs through Aug. 25. Donny Osmond played the lead role in an early 1990s version of the musical, which toured nationally…
The production’s music ranges in genre from country to calypso and from pop to rock ‘n’ roll. Some of the more popular songs include “Go, Go, Go Joseph” and “Any Dream Will Do.”…
Thanks, Mr. Keyes for the nice article and great picture. You can see the entire article at PORTLAND
BroadwayWorld – Maine
Clay Aiken to Lead JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT at Ogunquit Playhouse, 7/31-8/25
The Ogunquit Playhouse is thrilled to announce that multi-platinum recording artist, American Idol and Broadway star Clay Aiken will portray Joseph in the upcoming production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s beloved family musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat on stage July 31 through August 25…..
In addition to his Entertainment Ventures, Mr. Aiken supports a number of charities. He was made a UNICEF Ambassador in 2004 and has traveled the world to promote education for children affected by natural disasters or political unrest. He founded the National Inclusion Project, a nationally recognized project to bridge the gap between children with disabilities and the world around them. Clay also lends his support to the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) and spoke on behalf of anti-bullying legislation in front of a Congressional Committee in 2010…
To see the entire article, visit BROADWAYWORLD
The following was posted on Facebook:
The Maine Stay Inn and Cottages
Clay Aiken is coming to the Ogunquit Playhouse at the end of July – what a treat!!!
The next two months will be filled with excitement and fun. This is a great time to support Clay as much as we can. One way is to comment on articles, re-tweet messages about Clay and pass the word around about this great show.
Have you all visited CANN’s Facebook page? I hope you will all stop by and give us a “Like” And, as I am sure you all know, CANN has a twitter account. CANN loves followers!
Of course, I will try to keep CANN updated as quickly as I can. I hope that this site is helpful in collecting the news into one site…at least that is one of our goals!
Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.
Have any of you seen it?