Jason Donovan reprized his role of Joseph earlier this evening as millions watched the palace party
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Jason Donovan was praised for his performance at the Party at the Palace concert, the first time he wore a digital color cape in 30 years.
The performer, 54, took to the stage at Buckingham Palace this evening for the BBC’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, marking the Queen’s 70th year on the throne.
It saw him perform Any Dream Will Do from the Joseph and Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat musical, with him wearing the iconic multicolored coat for the performance.
His response to the theme character for the special concert impressed BBC audiences, with fans describing it as “pure magic” and “awesome” on social media after the song.
Jason played the lead role of Joseph in a stage production at the London Palladium from 1991 to 1992. It even saw him nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award at the time.
And while he’s performed songs since then, it’s understandable that he hasn’t actually worn the iconic dream cape until now – with fans loving his performance. him for musical roles.
One viewer tweeted earlier: “Glad to see Jason Donovan, king of musical theatre, get the moment he deserves.” Another tweeted him saying: “You are AMAZING!”
One viewer on social media said: “Jason Donovan, you did magic when you recreated Joseph,” another said.
Another said: “Performance Fab @JDonOfficial is the only Joseph for me.” While one wrote: “Cast his role of ‘Joseph’ at #partyatthepalace Absolute pure magic and take me right back to #Palladium in the 90s!”
“Literally made my night,” said one. Another said: “OH YES!!! Smash it.” “Won’t lie, me more than 30 years ago could have just shed tears in memory of my Joseph! Thanks for the memory.”
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https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/jason-donovan-wows-bbc-viewers-27148727 Jason Donovan wowed BBC viewers wearing Joseph's iconic dream gown for the Palace Party