Neil Simon Theatre | New York, New York
Peek into a never-before-seen moment of The King of Pop’s life this Tuesday 4th June 2024 — MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson LIVE at the five-star Neil Simon Theatre!
Centered around the Dangerous World Tour in 1992, this headbanging jukebox musical will uncover pivotal chapters in the Grammy Award winner’s distinguished career that flung him into unparalleled superstardom. It will feature over 25 of MJ’s BIGGEST classics, such as “Thriller” and “Billie Jean,” plus his most memorable dance steps in a musical bursting with flair, showmanship, and soul.
With choreography and direction by Tony awardee Christopher Wheeldon, MJ the Musical follows a distinctly gripping book by two-time Pulitzer Prize receiver Lynn Nottage, with rising star Roman Banks in the starring role. Its 2021 Broadway debut was an immediate success, claiming three Drama Desk Awards and four Tony Awards, making way to this year’s first-ever nationwide tour.
Book your tickets today to see MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre on Tuesday 4th June 2024!
It’s thriller night right now, people! The latest jukebox production in the US has taken up some wheels, and it’s driving to theaters near you this summer season! MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson’s touring debut will be shaking the walls of the nation's top-rated venues during its far-reaching run, with a special show you can't miss on Tuesday 4th June 2024 LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre.
Explore a never-before-seen slice of the GRAMMY Award-winning King of Pop’s life in breathtakingly vibrant detail as this award-winning show revives the most pivotal chapters that turned his career into a thing of legend. Narratively based on the era-defining Dangerous World Tour in 1992, the production tells an intriguing tale from outside the spotlight in 2 hours and 30 minutes of eye-opening anecdotes and true accounts, punctuated by Michael's idealist spirit, flawless music, and captivating motion.
“MJ prevails in revealing Michael Jackson's ingenuity — the prodigious singer, songwriter, dance maker, video innovator, and fashion provocateur who left an indelible mark in pop culture history.”
MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson opened in the winter of 2021 as an instant box-office hit, winning one Outer Critics Circle Award, three Drama Desk Awards, and four Tony Awards. It was distinctly noted for its choreographed work, which showcases MJ's revolutionary dance steps, such as the “Robot,” with faultless fluidity. This forthcoming nationwide tour will again feature 2x Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage’s riveting book, with choreography and direction from Tony Award winner Christopher Wheeldon. In terms of music, the production will perform over 25 of MJ's BIGGEST classics, which include “Jam,” “I'll Be There,” and “Man in the Mirror.”
Bank on an out-of-this-world musical event this Tuesday 4th June 2024 as MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson brings up the noise in New York LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre! Renowned for its historical splendor and first-class utilities, this event space will take the production up a notch through immaculate lighting, unobstructed vantage points, and excellent acoustics. Grab your seats today!