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Biblical parables unfold with “Godspell: 2012 Revised Version,” 7 p.m. March 30, 31, April 1; 2 p.m. April 1, Masson Auditorium, Allentown Central Catholic High School, 301 N. Fourth St., Allentown.

Director Kateri Swavely-Verenna is assisted by Choreographer Adrienne Motley, Vocal-Music Director Natalie Gilbert and Technical Director JT Motley.

The musical, with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and book by John-Michael Tebelak, is based primarily on The Bible’s New Testament Gospel of Matthew.

The musical began as a Carnegie Mellon University drama project, premiered off-Broadway in 1971, with a film version in 1973.

The 1976 Broadway production received one Tony Award nomination. The script was revised for a 2011 Broadway revival and 2012 Broadway national tour.

Songs include “Day by Day,” “All for the Best,” “Learn Your Lessons Well” and “All Good Gifts.”

Ticket information: 610-437-4601, ext. 130

From left: Skye Santiago (Disciple), Guillermo Cruz (Jesus), Chris Diaz (John the Baptist-Judas), Chaeli Rocchio (Disciple), McKly Jean-Baptiste (Disciple), “Godspell: 2012 Revised Version,” Allentown Central Catholic.