Neil Simon Theatre | New York, New York
Peek into a never-before-seen moment of The King of Pop’s life this Thursday 6th June 2024 — MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson LIVE at the world-class Neil Simon Theatre!
Revolving around the Dangerous World Tour in 1992, this toe-tapping jukebox musical will reveal historic periods in the Grammy Award winner’s illustrious career that catapulted him into unparalleled stardom. It will perform over 25 of Michael's BIGGEST hits, which include “Beat It” and “Man in the Mirror,” plus his most iconic dance steps in a production brimming with style, showmanship, and soul.
With direction and choreography by Tony Award winner Christopher Wheeldon, MJ - The Life story of Michael Jackson follows a singularly gripping book by two-time Pulitzer Prize receiver Lynn Nottage, with up-and-coming artist Roman Banks in the titular role. Its Broadway debut in 2021 was an instant box-office hit, winning four Tony Awards and three Drama Desk Awards, making way to this season's inaugural nationwide tour.
Reserve your slots now for MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre on Thursday 6th June 2024!
It’s thriller night right now, people! The latest jukebox musical in the US has taken up some wheels, and it’s driving toward theaters near you this summer of 2024! The touring debut of MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson will be raising the roof of the country's premier stages in its far-reaching engagement, with a sensational show you can't pass up on Thursday 6th June 2024 LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre.
Dive into a unique part of the GRAMMY Award-winning King of Pop’s life in superbly vibrant detail as this multi-awarded show revives the most pivotal chapters that turned his career into a thing of legend. Mainly focused on the era-defining Dangerous World Tour in 1992, the production presents an intriguing tale from outside the spotlight in 2 hours and 30 minutes of eye-opening anecdotes and true accounts, peppered with Michael's ambitious soul, impeccable sound, and entrancing motion.
“MJ succeeds in revealing the genius of Michael Jackson — the prodigious singer, songwriter, dance maker, video innovator, and fashion provocateur who left an everlasting mark in pop culture history.”
MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson debuted in the winter of 2021 as an instant box-office hit, receiving four awards from the Tonys, three from Drama Desk, and one from the Outer Critics Circle. It was distinctly acclaimed for its choreography, which showcases Michael's innovative dance steps, such as the “Moonwalk,” with faultless fluidity. This upcoming national tour will again feature two-time Pulitzer Prize recipient Lynn Nottage’s riveting book, with direction and choreography from Tony Award winner Christopher Wheeldon. In terms of music, the production will play more than 25 of MJ's GREATEST songs, which include “Beat It,” “Black or White,” and “Man in the Mirror.”
Bank on an otherworldly jukebox experience this Thursday 6th June 2024 as MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson brings up the noise in New York LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre! Famed for its historical splendor and high-end amenities, this venue will elevate the production through brilliant lighting, enticing views, and excellent acoustics. Buy your seats now!