Neil Simon Theatre | New York, New York
Behold a never-before-seen slice from the life of the King of Pop this Tuesday 11th 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 headbanging jukebox musical will reveal pivotal episodes in the Guinness World Record holder’s distinguished career that catapulted him into unparalleled prestige. It will feature more than 25 of Michael's greatest classics, which include “Thriller” and “Billie Jean,” plus his most iconic dance steps in an event bursting with style, theatrics, and soul.
With direction and choreography by Tony Award winner Christopher Wheeldon, MJ the Musical follows a uniquely compelling book by 2x Pulitzer Prize receiver Lynn Nottage, with rising artist Roman Banks in the starring role. Its Broadway debut in 2021 was a meteoric box-office success, claiming three Drama Desk Awards and four Tony Awards, making way to this season's first-ever North American tour.
Buy your tickets ASAP to see MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre on Tuesday 11th June 2024!
Flit your feet fast, smooth criminals! The hottest new jukebox musical in the US has taken up some wheels, and it’s heading toward theaters near you this summer season! The touring debut of MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson will be raising the roof of the country's top-rated venues in its extensive engagement, with a sensational performance you shouldn’t miss LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre on Tuesday 11th June 2024.
Delve into a never-before-seen side of the Billboard chart-breaking King of Pop’s life in breathtakingly vivid detail as this award-winning musical recreates the most pivotal moments that catapulted him into superstar status. Narratively focused on the record-breaking Dangerous World Tour in 1992, the production tells a gripping tale from behind the scenes in two and a half hours of revealing anecdotes and real-life accounts, peppered with Michael's ambitious vision, impeccable music, and entrancing motion.
“MJ triumphs in unveiling the ingenuity of Michael Jackson — the larger-than-life singer, songwriter, dance maker, video innovator, and fashion provocateur who left an everlasting mark in pop culture history.”
This Michael Jackson musical opened in 2021 as an instant box-office breakout, receiving one Outer Critics Circle Award, three Drama Desk Awards, and four Tony Awards. It was distinctly noted for its choreographed work, which exhibits MJ's revolutionary moves, such as the “Robot,” with faultless finesse. This upcoming nationwide series will again feature 2x Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage’s engrossing book, with choreography and direction from Tony Awarded director Christopher Wheeldon. As for its score, the production will perform more than 25 of Michael's best-selling songs, which include “Jam,” “I'll Be There,” and “Man in the Mirror.”
Bank on a once-in-a-lifetime theatrical experience this Tuesday 11th June 2024 as MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson brings up the noise in New York LIVE at the Neil Simon Theatre! Popular for its jaw-dropping grandeur and first-class facilities, this performing arts space will elevate the production through pristine lighting, unobstructed sightlines, and exquisite acoustics. Book your tickets today!