New Zealand Arts Festival Apologizes for Removing 'Israel' From Lyrics of 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat'

The show’s famed lyricist, Sir Tim Rice, complained on Twitter when ‘Children of Israel’ was replaced with ‘Children of Kindness.’ Wellington festival coordinator says original wording has been reinstated

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Tim Rice, right, with Andrew Lloyd Webber in 2014.
Tim Rice, right, with Andrew Lloyd Webber in 2014.Credit: Evan Agostini/AP
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