Neil Simon Theatre | New York, New York
The world was never the same when the King of Pop, Michael Jackson, passed, but his legacy and music live on and will continue to entertain fans for many years to come. This 2023, you can catch one of the most thrilling Michael Jackson biographical projects to come out lately! MJ the Musical tells the life story of Michael Jackson! The musical, which recently premiered on Broadway, will now set out on a national trek and hit all the major cities in North America! Lucky for fans in New York, New York, MJ will be coming over to take over the Neil Simon Theatre for the month of November! See this incredible biographical epic on Saturday 18th November 2023 with your family and friends! The story is based on Michael Jackson’s significant moments in his career and backstage moments of his Dangerous World Tour! You’re guaranteed to have a fantastic time with Michael Jackson’s notable events as well as the dynamic revival of his iconic hits! Hurry and secure tickets now! Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to see the magic of MJ!
MJ the Musical delves into Michael Jackson’s life as he navigates through fame and struggles as the world’s biggest pop star. The musical delivers over 25 of his amazing hits, including “Man in the Mirror,” “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough,” “Human Nature,” “Thriller,” and “Beat It.” MJ also features some of Jackson’s older hits with an exceptional Jackson 5 mix. This in-depth look into Jackson’s experience and artistry will surely help you learn what the King of Pop is like below his massive fame.
Written by esteemed writer Lynn Nottage with dance choreography by Christopher Wheeldon, the musical earned numerous accolades. MJ won four Tony Awards, three Drama Desk Awards, and an award from the Outer Critic’s Circle.
“Cleverly conceived and thrillingly performed, awe-inspiring bio-musical MJ the Musical is this year’s white-hot ticket.” says the critic from Man in Chair. “Playwright Lynn Nottage sidesteps the potential tedious linear bio-musical traps with this snappy approach, replacing the usual boredom with a vivid sense of excitement.”
Meanwhile, the New York Times wrote, “The stage patterns are far more varied and passionate than in similar musicals, scoring points without words as they deliver the thrills and, following the biomusical road map, pave the way between present and past.” Over at Deadline, the critic expressed his delight after seeing the musical. "Watching MJ, one easily suspects its top-flight creative team was motivated by the same intense drive. Aside from the pedestrian framing device, MJ pushes hard and unceasingly to move beyond the just-good-enough nostalgia that can turn even mediocre jukebox productions into crowd-pleasers. It succeeds: MJ is a extremely entertaining wonder."
If you’re keen on seeing MJ this fall, you should check out the performances in Neil Simon Theatre this November 2023. The Neil Simon Theatre is New York’s premier entertainment destination and has an commendable reputation for providing top-tier entertainment to music and art lovers in the city and beyond. The Neil Simon Theatre is equipped with relaxing seating, a fantastic view of the stage, cutting-edge sound and light technology, and top-notch facilities – all provided to ensure the optimum entertainment experience!
Catch MJ the Musical – The Life Story of Michael Jackson on Saturday 18th November 2023 at the Neil Simon Theatre by clicking on the Get Tickets link! Don't let this opportunity slip away and be a part of history in the making with MJ the Musical! Secure your seats now and enjoy the magic of MJ live on stage!