Neil Simon Theatre | New York, New York
MJ the musical will be coming to Neil Simon Theatre on Monday 15th January 2024 and what a theater play it is going to be. The group behind the show has done an awesome job at recreating the King of Pop’s life – so much so that it has received rave reviews. The stage design is absolutely dazzling and the music will leave you with a new appreciation of MJ. Like all things MJ, tickets for this event will sell out very quick but we’ve got your back! You can get yours today but you got to get them right now.
MJ the Musical delves into Michael Jackson’s life as he navigates through fame and obstacles as the world’s biggest pop star. The musical delivers over 25 of his astonishing 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 blend. This in-depth look into Jackson’s process and artistry will surely help you comprehend what the King of Pop is like beneath his massive fame.
Written by esteemed writer Lynn Nottage with 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, knockout 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 dreary linear bio-musical traps with this vibrant approach, replacing the usual monotony with a vivid sense of excitement.”
Meanwhile, the New York Times wrote, “The stage patterns are far more varied and emotional 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 happiness 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 spectacle."
If you’re keen on seeing MJ this winter, you should check out the performances in Neil Simon Theatre this January 2024. 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 cozy seating, a great view of the stage, advanced 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 Monday 15th January 2024 at the Neil Simon Theatre by clicking on the Get Tickets link! Seize this chance and be a part of history in the making with MJ the Musical! Secure your seats now and experience the magic of MJ live on stage!