Neil Simon Theatre | New York, New York
Micheal Jackson was a force to be reckoned with in the music industry and had a career filled with chart toppers. Now his tale centered around his 1992 Dangerous World Tour will be told live on stage at Neil Simon Theatre on Sunday 5th May 2024. This excellent show will have you sobbing, motivated and howling at the same time. It is that fantastic but when the show is done you will a have totally different outlook about MJ. Tickets will sell out very quickly for this one, but we do have some right now, be sure to purchase yours today!
If you're puzzled what MJ the Musical can possibly achieve to give justice to the incredible life that Michael Jackson lived, just leave it to the critics to swiftly define how this musical gave audiences a engaging glimpse of Jackson's point of view. The Hollywood Reporter wrote, "MJ, like its subject, is mesmerizing and difficult to shake. The musical takes audiences through Jackson's life and catalog with remarkable ease, expertly chronicling major milestones." The critic goes on to add, "His vision and work ethic become more precise, his drive to best himself at once stunning and worrisome."
Some pivotal moments in MJ the Musical that happened in real life include Jackson leaving Motown Records and joining Epic, where he worked with the legendary Quincy Jones. Together, they came out with astounding efforts, Off the Wall and Thriller. Moreover, many critics praised the MJ for not being the conventional run-of-the-mill jukebox musical. The Washington Post mentioned, "That sordid history would not seem to have foretold a jukebox musical devoted to the favorable side of Jackson's genius."
As with any Michael Jackson story, MJ also gave attention on the struggle the pop star went through. It also gave an glimpse of the sacrifices he had to pay for such profound fame. Variety was quick to point this out, "The demons that Jackson battles in "MJ," his father and the media, are figured as terrifying. But if there was darkness behind the angelic falsetto, a mix of light and shadow that made Michael Jackson a singular artist, "MJ" enacts a trick, insisting it didn't belong to him. It's a renouncement worthy enough of a clever criminal."
This spring, MJ the Musical will cover multiple dates for its national tour, including several performances at the modern Neil Simon Theatre. The concert hall is the perfect venue to host such a remarkable musical. Neil Simon Theatre has a long legacy and experience in providing top-tier entertainment to music and arts enthusiasts of New York, New York, and beyond! Neil Simon Theatre's welcoming seating, innovative light and sound technology, and excellent facilities guarantee that you will have the ultimate entertainment experience!
Whether you're a Michael Jackson fan or just a Broadway musical enthusiast, you'll surely delight in the musical's abundance of hits. MJ has specially curated Jackson's comprehensive catalog, and each of his powerful songs is given a captivating scene and choreography that would make the pop star proud.
You can see MJ the Musical - the Life Story of Michael Jackson by purchasing your tickets now. Select tickets for Sunday 5th May 2024 by hitting the Get Tickets link now!